Charles McCarry is the author, most recently, of Christopher's Ghosts, and has written ten acclaimed novels featuring Paul Christopher and his family. During the Cold War, he was an intelligence officer operating under deep cover in Europe, Africa, and Asia.
Charles McCarry is the author, most recently, of Christopher's Ghosts, and has written ten acclaimed novels featuring Paul Christopher and his family. During the Cold War, he was an intelligence officer operating under deep cover in Europe, Africa, and Asia. See less
The following is a personality profile of Charles McCarry based on his work.
Charles McCarry is social and boisterous.
He is confident, he is hard to embarrass and is self-confident most of the time. He is assertive as well: he tends to speak up and take charge of situations, and he is comfortable leading groups. But, Charles McCarry is also laid-back: he appreciates a relaxed pace in life.
More than most people, his choices are driven by a desire for organization.
He is also relatively unconcerned with tradition: he cares more about making his own path than following what others have done. Considers helping others to guide a large part of what he does: he thinks it is important to take care of the people around him.
Why don't more people read Charles McCarry? His espionage and political fiction is among the most intelligent and best-written to be found in any genre and yet--despite the best efforts of Overlook ... Read More
McCarry's spy novels are among the greatest I've read, up there with LeCarre, Deighton and Furst. His characterization of his protagonist, Paul Christopher, is clear and believable, and his narrative ... Read More
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