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A Foreign Country - A Novel

Charles Cumming

From the internationally acclaimed, New York Times bestselling author of The Trinity Six, comes a compelling tale of deceit and betrayal, conspiracy and redemption On the vacation of a lifetime in Egypt, an elderly French couple are brutally murdered. Days later, a meticulously-planned kidnapping takes place on the streets of Paris. Amelia Levene, the first female Chief of MI6, has disappeared without a trace, six weeks before she is due to take over as the most influential spy in Europe. It is the gravest crisis MI6 has faced in more than a decade. Desperate not only to find her, but to keep her disappearance a secret, Britain's top intelligence agents turn to one of their own: disgraced MI6 officer Thomas Kell. Tossed out of the Service only months before, Kell is given one final chance to redeem himself - find Amelia Levene at any cost. The trail leads Kell to France and Tunisia, where he uncovers a shocking secret and a conspiracy that could have unimaginable repercussions for Britain and its allies. Only Kell stands in the way of personal and political catastrophe. A Foreign Country is one The Washington Post's Best Audiobooks of 2012.

From the internationally acclaimed, New York Times bestselling author of The Trinity Six, comes a compelling tale of deceit and betrayal, conspiracy and redemption On the vacation of a lifetime in Egypt, an elderly French couple are brutally murdered. Days later, a meticulously-planned kidnapping takes place on the streets of Paris. Amelia Levene, the first female Chief of MI6, has disappeared without a trace, six weeks before she is due to take over as the most influential spy in Europe. It is the gravest crisis MI6 has faced in more than a decade. Desperate not only to find her, but to keep her disappearance a secret, Britain's top intelligence agents turn to one of their own: disgraced MI6 officer Thomas Kell. Tossed out of the Service only months before, Kell is given one final chance to redeem himself - find Amelia Levene at any cost. The trail leads Kell to France and Tunisia, where he uncovers a shocking secret and a conspiracy that could have unimaginable repercussions for Britain and its allies. Only Kell stands in the way of personal and political catastrophe. A Foreign Country is one The Washington Post's Best Audiobooks of 2012.
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From the internationally acclaimed, New York Times bestselling author of The Trinity Six, comes a compelling tale of deceit and betrayal, conspiracy and redemption On the vacation of a lifetime in Egypt, an elderly French couple are brutally murdered. Days later, a meticulously-planned kidnapping takes place on the streets of Paris. Amelia Levene, the first female Chief of MI6, has disappeared without a trace, six weeks before she is due to take over as the most influential spy in Europe. It is the gravest crisis MI6 has faced in more than a decade. Desperate not only to find her, but to keep her disappearance a secret, Britain's top intelligence agents turn to one of their own: disgraced MI6 officer Thomas Kell. Tossed out of the Service only months before, Kell is given one final chance to redeem himself - find Amelia Levene at any cost. The trail leads Kell to France and Tunisia, where he uncovers a shocking secret and a conspiracy that could have unimaginable repercussions for Britain and its allies. Only Kell stands in the way of personal and political catastrophe. A Foreign Country is one The Washington Post's Best Audiobooks of 2012.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Jot Davies

Length:

9h 36m


Chapters

Introduction
Introduction

00:56


Part 1
Part 1

11:27


Part 2, Chapter 2
Part 2, Chapter 2

05:07


Part 2, Chapter 3
Part 2, Chapter 3

03:12


Part 2, Chapter 4
Part 2, Chapter 4

06:36


Part 2, Chapter 5
Part 2, Chapter 5

13:13


Part 2, Chapter 6
Part 2, Chapter 6

18:43


Part 2, Chapter 7
Part 2, Chapter 7

09:20


Part 2, Chapter 8
Part 2, Chapter 8

05:17


Part 2, Chapter 9
Part 2, Chapter 9

09:18


Part 2, Chapter 10
Part 2, Chapter 10

04:29


Part 2, Chapter 11
Part 2, Chapter 11

05:47


Part 2, Chapter 12
Part 2, Chapter 12

04:02


Part 2, Chapter 13
Part 2, Chapter 13

06:39


Part 2, Chapter 14
Part 2, Chapter 14

13:49


Part 2, Chapter 15
Part 2, Chapter 15

19:18


Part 2, Chapter 16
Part 2, Chapter 16

04:33


Part 2, Chapter 17
Part 2, Chapter 17

01:34


Part 2, Chapter 18
Part 2, Chapter 18

03:40


Part 2, Chapter 19
Part 2, Chapter 19

04:46


Part 2, Chapter 20
Part 2, Chapter 20

03:45


Part 2, Chapter 21
Part 2, Chapter 21

06:08


Part 2, Chapter 22
Part 2, Chapter 22

08:24


Part 2, Chapter 23
Part 2, Chapter 23

07:40


Part 2, Chapter 24
Part 2, Chapter 24

05:54


Part 2, Chapter 25
Part 2, Chapter 25

06:04


Part 2, Chapter 26
Part 2, Chapter 26

04:36


Part 2, Chapter 27
Part 2, Chapter 27

04:46


Part 2, Chapter 28
Part 2, Chapter 28

08:23


Part 2, Chapter 29
Part 2, Chapter 29

06:35


Part 2, Chapter 30
Part 2, Chapter 30

05:14


Part 2, Chapter 31
Part 2, Chapter 31

09:01


Part 2, Chapter 32
Part 2, Chapter 32

08:58


Part 2, Chapter 33
Part 2, Chapter 33

11:51


Part 2, Chapter 34
Part 2, Chapter 34

06:00


Part 2, Chapter 35
Part 2, Chapter 35

05:59


Part 2, Chapter 36
Part 2, Chapter 36

11:40


Part 2, Chapter 37
Part 2, Chapter 37

07:12


Part 2, Chapter 38
Part 2, Chapter 38

11:52


Part 2, Chapter 39
Part 2, Chapter 39

05:00


Part 2, Chapter 40
Part 2, Chapter 40

09:22


Part 2, Chapter 41
Part 2, Chapter 41

15:36


Part 2, Chapter 42
Part 2, Chapter 42

04:42


Part 2, Chapter 43
Part 2, Chapter 43

06:52


Part 2, Chapter 44
Part 2, Chapter 44

12:11


Part 2, Chapter 45
Part 2, Chapter 45

03:48


Part 2, Chapter 46
Part 2, Chapter 46

06:51


Part 2, Chapter 47
Part 2, Chapter 47

16:01


Part 2, Chapter 48
Part 2, Chapter 48

06:54


Part 2, Chapter 49
Part 2, Chapter 49

06:52


Part 2, Chapter 50
Part 2, Chapter 50

22:16


Part 2, Chapter 51
Part 2, Chapter 51

02:25


Part 2, Chapter 52
Part 2, Chapter 52

04:52


Part 2, Chapter 53
Part 2, Chapter 53

05:49


Part 2, Chapter 54
Part 2, Chapter 54

04:37


Part 2, Chapter 55
Part 2, Chapter 55

03:42


Part 2, Chapter 56
Part 2, Chapter 56

05:05


Part 2, Chapter 57
Part 2, Chapter 57

03:52


Part 2, Chapter 58
Part 2, Chapter 58

03:37


Part 2, Chapter 59
Part 2, Chapter 59

04:27


Part 2, Chapter 60
Part 2, Chapter 60

03:04


Part 2, Chapter 61
Part 2, Chapter 61

03:39


Part 2, Chapter 62
Part 2, Chapter 62

01:40


Part 2, Chapter 63
Part 2, Chapter 63

11:14


Part 2, Chapter 64
Part 2, Chapter 64

04:15


Part 2, Chapter 65
Part 2, Chapter 65

02:43


Part 2, Chapter 66
Part 2, Chapter 66

16:09


Part 2, Chapter 67
Part 2, Chapter 67

06:22


Part 2, Chapter 68
Part 2, Chapter 68

07:06


Part 2, Chapter 69
Part 2, Chapter 69

03:57


Part 2, Chapter 70
Part 2, Chapter 70

04:28


Part 2, Chapter 71
Part 2, Chapter 71

03:47


Part 2, Chapter 72
Part 2, Chapter 72

03:33


Part 2, Chapter 73
Part 2, Chapter 73

05:23


Part 2, Chapter 74
Part 2, Chapter 74

04:33


Part 2, Chapter 75
Part 2, Chapter 75

08:03


Part 2, Chapter 76
Part 2, Chapter 76

04:53


Part 2, Chapter 77
Part 2, Chapter 77

07:01


Part 2, Chapter 78
Part 2, Chapter 78

07:06


Part 2, Chapter 79
Part 2, Chapter 79

10:02


Part 3, Chapter 80
Part 3, Chapter 80

09:52


Part 3, Chapter 81
Part 3, Chapter 81

00:35