BOOK CLUB

The Travelling Through… Book Club meets every six weeks on a Tuesday (or sometimes a Wednesday).

We’re a mixed group of people of all ages, all genders and all walks of life.

 

Our MARCH 2021 Book Club read is:

THE SECRET AGENT

by author

JOSEPH CONRAD

on

WEDNESDAY, 10 MARCH 2021 at 6.00pm

 

THE SECRET AGENT is a story of espionage, intrigue and corruption,

based on a real-life attempted terrorist attack in Victorian London.

Shop owner Adolf Verloc, is a member of an anarchist group and secret agent for a foreign government. He is summoned to meet Mr Vladimir, the country's ambassador, who asks him to carry out a terrorist attack at a famous London landmark.

Verloc has misgivings, but Mr Vladimir knows how to make people do what he wants, and when the plan goes wrong, it is Verloc - as well as his young wife, Winnie - who must deal with the consequences.

 

The Secret Agent was one of literature's first political thrillers,

and is widely considered to be among Conrad's most compelling works

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