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Alex Dryden - Author


Alex Dryden is a pseudonym. He worked for many years in intelligence specialising in Russian matters and is now a writer and journalist. When the Berlin Wall came down in 1989, Dryden watched the statues of Lenin fall across the former Soviet Union. Since then he has charted the false dawn of democracy in Russia as the country morphed into the world's most powerful secret state.

If you like Alex Dryden you might also like to read books by Gerald Seymour, Alan Furst and Henry Porter.

Featured Books, with extracts, by Alex Dryden

The Blind Spy by Alex Dryden
The Blind Spy
Alex Dryden
Alex Dryden's riveting new contemporary thriller unlocks the doors to the world of the modern spy in a novel that is as shockingly revealing as it is explosive.
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/03/2011
Moscow Sting by Alex Dryden
Moscow Sting
Alex Dryden
You have to believe the detail, if not the plot is authentic here for the author, using a pseudonym, worked in intelligence specialising in Russian matters. This, and his previous, Red and Black, deal with the threat of Russia...
Format: Paperback - Released: 10/06/2010

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