Churchill’s Secret Agent – Max Ciampoli

9217416Churchill’s Secret Agent: A Novel Based on a True Story 
by Max CiampoliLinda Ciampoli

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Edmond Gagnon‘s review

Jan 12, 2018


Oh, sorry, I was sleeping. This is easily the most boring spy book I’ve ever tried to read. I say ‘tried’ because I gave up after 150 pages. I assumed the missions would get more exciting as the agent gained more experience, but it is not the case.
This book should be called, Churchill’s French Chef. The protagonist shares more about his daily meals than he does the dangers or intricacies of his missions. I guess that should be expected since he went on to become a chef after the war.
Not to take away from the important work that Max Ciampoli may have done during the war, I was totally disappointed in his book.

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