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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 Thirty-Nine Steps

Richard Hannay #1

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...


Richard Hannay #1

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 Three Hostages

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...

Mr Standfast

Richard Hannay #1

by John Buchan

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

The Island of Sheep

The Free Fishers

Castle Gay


Prester John

The Gap in the Curtain

The Watcher by the Threshold

Sick Heart River

John Macnab


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,...

The Half-Hearted

The Path of the King

Salute to Adventurers

by John Buchan

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

A Journey of Little Profit

The Power-House

The Runagates Club

The Grove of Ashtaroth

The House of Four Winds


The Dancing Floor

The Keeper of Cademuir

The Outgoing of the Tide

The Magic Walking Stick

The Blanket of the Dark

The Far Islands


The Strange Adventure of Mr. Andrew Hawthorn



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...