Alias Emma


Suspense & Thriller

UK Publication

Penguin Random House / Century, 2022

US Publication

Penguin Random House / Ballantine, 2022

Film & TV


Press and Reviews

Emma is an appealing character, smart and resourceful, and Glass deftly works her backstory into this high-octane, warp speed thriller without missing a beat.”

A fast-paced thriller in the spirit of Ian Fleming, with a very modern twist.”

Alias Emma is pure candy for those of us who love a good spy story — this is a novel you'll struggle to put down. Expertly…”

The nonstop action is superbly choreographed…Buttressing the unrelenting pace, there's also plenty of character-building backstory…the race to the finish line is more than enough to fuel…”

Perfect for a single-sitting read, Glass’s thriller (the first in a planned series) is an adrenaline-fueled tour of clandestine London. What’s next for Emma Makepeace? More,…”

A terrific lead character in Emma Makepeace, a young spy in a covert department where nobody is to be trusted. It’s all tremendous fun.”

There are fast reads, and then there are reads that throw you right out of your chair. Alias Emma is in the latter category.”

Intense, cinematic action propels this terrific old-fashioned thriller neatly brought up to date. Glass is off to an impressive start.”

A stylish, high octane thriller set in the mysterious world of espionage. Smart and tense, with a delicious blend of intrigue and subterfuge.”

A breathless race across London. The pace never lets up before a heart-stopping conclusion.”