Wow, this is not a classic but as far as spy novels go, this one is a winner. The pages turn themselves. From the minute you pick up this book, you will not want to put it down. The excitement never ends. The storyline flows seamlessly throughout. The characters are very well developed and you live through all their ups and downs as if you were right there with them. If you want a good, fast, interesting and exciting view of the world of spies, this is a great pick.