Both a gripping tale of spy craft and a moving personal story, Spies in the Family is an invaluable and heart-rending work.
Lewis has written a captivating historical novel that highlights some dark but fascinating history in Bali during the cold war. It also offers an interesting and educational glimpse into the culture and complicated relationships of this part of the world. It accomplishes all of this while providing a suspenseful mystery.
Jesus, My Father, The CIA, and Me: A Memoir. . . of Sorts
Steinhauer’s adept characterization of a morally conflicted spy makes this an emotionally powerful read.