The Little Drummer Girl

1983 spy novel by John le Carré / From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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The Little Drummer Girl is a spy novel by British writer John le Carré, published in 1983. The story follows the manipulations of Martin Kurtz, an Israeli spymaster who intends to kill Khalil – a Palestinian terrorist who is bombing Jewish-related targets in Europe, particularly Germany – and Charlie, an English actress and double agent working on behalf of the Israelis.

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The Little Drummer Girl
First UK edition
AuthorJohn le Carré
Cover artistJeffeson Godwin[1]
CountryUnited Kingdom
GenreSpy fiction
PublisherHodder & Stoughton (UK)
Publication date
1 March 1983
Media typePrint (hardback and paperback)
Pages430 (hardback edition)
ISBN0-340-32847-9 (UK hardback edition)
LC ClassPR6062.E33 L43 1984
Preceded bySmiley's People 
Followed byA Perfect Spy