A Kind of Prisoner

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John Creasey
8 August 2017
Agora Books

Return to Department Z in this classic thriller from John Creasey.

Department Z has been infiltrated by a double agent, and everyone is a suspect.

As once-loyal friends begin to turn on each other, Agent Gordon Craigie is desperate to find the super-spies responsible. Time is running out for Agent Craigie if he wants to save what’s left of Department Z before all trust in the department is destroyed…

A Kind of Prisoner is the 27th book in the Department Z series, and was originally published in 1954.


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‘Creasey realizes that it is the principal business of thrillers to thrill.’ —Church Times

Will be remembered when most mystery stories are forgotten.’ Public Opinion

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