Adam Hall

Adam Hall is the pseudonym of British author Trevor Dudley-Smith, who wrote under the name Elleston Trevor. He is best known for his series of spy novels featuring the character Quiller, which have been recognized for their tight plotting and intense atmosphere. Hall's writing career spanned several decades, during which he penned numerous books across different genres, including adventure, thriller, and espionage fiction.


This list of books are ONLY the books that have been ranked on the lists that are aggregated on this site. This is not a comprehensive list of all books by this author.

  1. 1. The Quiller Memorandum

    In this espionage thriller, a seasoned British secret agent is dispatched to West Berlin during the Cold War to infiltrate a neo-Nazi organization. Tasked with uncovering the group's plans and leadership, the agent navigates a treacherous world of deception and danger. As he delves deeper into the shadowy underworld, he must rely on his wits and training to survive, while contending with the moral complexities of his mission and the realization that he cannot trust anyone, not even his own superiors. The narrative is marked by intense psychological drama and a meticulous depiction of spycraft in a divided Berlin.

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