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John Buchan, 1st Baron Tweedsmuir, GCMG, GCVO, CH, PC , was a Scottish novelist, best known for his novel The Thirty-Nine Steps, and Unionist politician who served as Governor General of Canada.

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The Keeper of Cademuir

A Journey of Little Profit

Prester John


The Far Islands

The Half-Hearted

The Watcher by the Threshold

The Outgoing of the Tide

The Grove of Ashtaroth



The Thirty-Nine Steps

by John Buchan

Hanney, an expatriated Scot, returns from a long stay in South Africa to his flat in London. One night he is buttonholed by an American who appears to know of an anarchist plot to destabilise Europe, and claims...

Salute to Adventurers

by John Buchan

A novel of action and excitement set in 17th century Virginia -- a challenging, untamed land.

Les trente neuf marches

by John Buchan

Voici le livre dont a été tiré le célèbre film d'Alfred Hitchcock : Richard Hannay, de retour d'Afrique du sud, s'ennuie dans son pays, l'Angleterre, et pense à repartir lorsqu'un locataire de son immeuble,...


by John Buchan

A classic espionage and adventure novel set during The Great War, featuring the reckless Richard Hannay. Tasked with unraveling a mysterious message, Hannay travels through Germany and the Middle East, searching...

The Power-House

Le Prophète au manteau vert

by John Buchan

Dans l'Angleterre en guerre, un officier, Dick Hannay, en convalescence après une blessure, se voit confier une mission secrète de la plus haute importance : trouver ce qui se trame en Turquie, et qui pourrait...

Mr Standfast

by John Buchan

The third part of a trilogy which begins with The Thirty-Nine Steps and Greenmantle.



The Path of the King


The Three Hostages

John Macnab

The Dancing Floor

Witch Wood

by John Buchan

Set amidst the religious struggles of the 17th century, this is the story of a young minister's return to the town of his birth. There he finds a coven of Satan worshippers and falls deeply in love with one...

The Magic Walking Stick

The Runagates Club

Castle Gay

The Blanket of the Dark

The Gap in the Curtain

The Strange Adventure of Mr. Andrew Hawthorn

The Island of Sheep

The Free Fishers

The House of Four Winds

Sick Heart River