Jean-Baptiste Grenouille, born in a Parisian slum and abandoned on the streets, discovers he has an extraordinary - near superhuman - sense of smell. As he sniffs his way across France, this gift is exploited by Grenouille to make the world's most marvellous perfumes.
Steve Dark has been tasked by the FBI with the ultimate search-and-destroy mission: to take down the world's most dangerous serial killers - and this time he has to face the most intricate, intense, and explosive case of his career.
The Cold War is at its most chill. Alec Leamas, a seasoned British Intelligence officer whose entire East German network has been arrested or shot, leaves West Berlin for London, believing his career is over.