Book Beginnings- A Most Wanted Man

Book Beginnings is sponsored by Rose City Reader.

Want to join? Just give us the first sentence of the book you are reading. Then let us know what you think about it.

A Most Wanted Man  A Turkish heavyweight boxing champion sauntering down a Hamburg street with his mother on his arm can scarcely be blamed for failing to notice that he is being shadowed by a skinny boy in a black coat.

 

– John Le Carre

 

This is my first novel by Le Carre and I have mixed feellings so far.

 

Advertisements

3 thoughts on “Book Beginnings- A Most Wanted Man

  1. Very true. I imagine that the Turkish heavyweight is very rarely nervous for his own safety. John le Carre is one of those authors I’ve always meant to read but somehow have never made it happen.

    Like

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

w

Connecting to %s