Jeremy Duns was born in 1973 and grew up mainly in Africa and Asia. He read English Literature at St Catherine’s College, Oxford, after which he worked as a journalist in Brussels for seven years. His debut novel, FREE AGENT, the first in a series of spy thrillers set in the Cold War featuring MI6 agent Paul Dark, was published by Simon and Schuster in 2009. This was followed by a sequel, FREE COUNTRY (titled SONG OF TREASON in paperback), in 2010, and a third in the series, THE MOSCOW OPTION in 2012. The most recent Dark novel, SPY OUT THE LAND, was published in January 2016. Jeremy is also the author of a work of non-fiction, DEAD DROP, about the Cold War spy Oleg Penkovsky.
Jeremy Duns lives in Finland with his wife and two children.
“The immediacy of Duns’ writing grabs and suspends the reader in a beautifully realized heartbeat of recent history.” — Kirkus Reviews