Tale goes cold in this urban thriller

Hot Blood, by Stephen Leather, Hodder & Stoughton, €17.60.

27th January, 2007

Hot Blood, by Stephen Leather, Hodder & Stoughton, €17.60.

Stephen Leather is among a new generation of thriller writers who have adapted to the change in the international security environment by using it as the backdrop to their heroes’ adventures. Gone are the Cold War spies that were so much of a feature of mentors John Le Carre and Jack Higgins.

Gone, too, are IRA villains cast in earlier books and in come Islamist...

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