Tuesday, June 07, 2011

A Word-of-Mouth Sensation

Today marks 40 years since the release of Frederick Forsyth’s best-selling thriller, The Day of the Jackal. British author Charles Cumming offers background on that novel in The Guardian, while Ali Karim spotlights this anniversary in the blog Shotsmag Confidential.


Jenni Wiltz said...

I love the Jackal! Last year, when I was writing a thriller, my husband suggested I read this book to see how it's done. I did, and I haven't looked back since.

Barbara said...

40 years? Good grief, I feel so old!