Tag Archives: Frederick Forsyth

Day of The Jackal vs. The Bourne Series / Thrillers [It’s a Crime: New Indian Express]

14 December 2016 There has been substantially more analysis of detective novels and stories than of thrillers. This is not entirely unexpected – reviewers are a persnickety lot. Chandler and Hammett wrote some sparkling prose, and sure, Christie was just … Continue reading

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Frederick Forsyth / The Fourth Protocol [It’s a Crime: New Indian Express]

06 January 2016 My favourite writer within the broad category of thrillers, one I literally grew up reading, is Frederick Forsyth. Forsyth is different from the stardardfare thriller writer in that he takes a long time in patiently building up … Continue reading

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