Book Club Questions for A Colder War by Charles Cumming

Book Club Questions for A Colder War by Charles Cumming

As is often the case with the most interesting heroes, Thomas Kell is a flawed character. Why do you think this works so well in crime and thriller novels?

There is a real sense of pace and tension in the novel. How does the author build that?

There is a great deal of moral ambiguity in the world of espionage – discuss how this novel illustrates those dilemmas.

Can you image this novel being made into a film? What makes a story work well on screen?