Alex Gerlis

Alex Gerlis was a BBC journalist for over 25 years and is currently a Visiting Professor of Journalism at the University of Bedfordshire. His first novel,The Best of Our Spies, an espionage thriller set against true events of World War Two, was published in 2012.
Love, Lies and Espionage

Israeli secret service agents are at the heart of these new thrillers. In Yishai Sarid’s Limassol, an agent under cover poses as a novelist to ensnare the son of a Palestinian poet, a wanted terrorist suspect. In Jake Simons’ The Pure, a renegade Mossad operative arrives in London to wreak revenge on his former employers. A journey into a secret world, and a very human light on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.