It is 1950 and Kim Il Sung, the leader of North Korea, has ordered his troops to invade the South. Can they be stopped?
It sounds like a job for Captain Thomas Fletcher, RAF pilot and unwilling member of the Secret Intelligence Service.
When he isn't chasing the beautiful agent, Lee Ji-min, or passing the time with seductive Japanese waitresses, he is offering advice to presidents and prime ministers alike.
Thrown into the heat of battle, can our reluctant hero survive his adventures?
“I don’t know what Stalin does to British spies when they get caught, but I’m pretty sure he doesn’t just offer his commiserations and wish them a safe trip home. He’s met me before, you know, or has that slipped your mind?” I asked, panic rising in the back of my throat.