Credit: (c) Anton Corbijn (2013)

John le Carré, the former MI6 intelligence officer who went on to write classics like The Spy Who Came In From The Cold and Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy, will release his long-awaited memoir this fall. Just in time for American audiences to get swept up in le Carré fever once again, with the TV adaptation of The Night Manager, coming to AMC next month and a new film adaptation of Our Kind of Traitor this summer, EW is thrilled to exclusively reveal the cover of le Carré’s memoir, The Pigeon Tunnel below:


Here’s a bit of what readers can expect from this chronicle of le Carré’s storied history, per Viking:

The Pigeon Tunnel: Stories From My Life doesn’t hit shelves until September 6, but you can pre-order it here.