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  • Published: 27 June 2016
  • ISBN: 9781405920834
  • Imprint: Michael Joseph
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 544
  • RRP: $22.99

Palace of Treason

Discover what happens next after THE RED SPARROW, starring Jennifer Lawrence . . .




ParisA young woman is cornered on a deserted boulevard. Moments later she walks away, leaving her assailant for dead.

ParisA young woman is cornered on a deserted boulevard. Moments later she walks away, leaving her assailant for dead.

AthensAn elderly man walks into the American embassy with a story to tell.

MoscowThe most unlikely of traitors is uncovered by the most dangerous of men.

WashingtonA brilliant, unorthodox CIA agent must single-handedly connect the dots to stop an intricate house of cards from toppling in a cold war that's taken a terrifying new twist.

  • Published: 27 June 2016
  • ISBN: 9781405920834
  • Imprint: Michael Joseph
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 544
  • RRP: $22.99

About the author

Jason Matthews

Jason Matthews is a retired officer of the CIA's Operations Directorate. Over a thirty-three-year career he served in multiple overseas locations and engaged in clandestine collection of national security intelli­gence, specializing in denied-area operations. Matthews conducted recruitment operations against Soviet–East European, East Asian, Middle Eastern, and Caribbean targets. As Chief in various CIA Stations, he collaborated with foreign partners in counterproliferation and counterterrorism operations. He lives in Southern California.

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Praise for Palace of Treason

Portrays the heart-pounding rhythms of on-the-street espionage better than any novelist in recent memory

Daily Mail

The greatest ever female character in spy fiction

Sunday Times

Superb. Enthralling. Shimmers with authenticity

New York Times

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