> Skip to content

Adam Brookes

Book for an event

Adam Brookes is an author and journalist, a former radio producer at the BBC World Service and BBC Beijing correspondent, whose writing draws extensively on his years in China and tries to unravel what goes on behind the scenes of intelligence and modern surveillance states. During his journalistic career he reported from over thirty countries including Iraq, Afghanistan, North Korea and Mongolia, for the BBC television and radio and was interviewed on multiple occasions by BBC News and The New York Times. He is the author of Night Heron, Spy Games and The Spy’s Daughter. He currently lives in the United States.

Books by Adam Brookes

Fragile Cargo

The gripping true story of the intrepid curators who saved China's art from the ravages of the Sino-Japanese War and WW2

Read more