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QR Markham’s plagiarized spy thriller didn’t stop being good when he was caught

QR Markham’s plagiarized spy thriller didn’t stop being good when he was caught

Debutante plagiarist Q.R. Markham's temporarily-lauded spy thriller, Assassin of Secrets, is in fact a string of passages lifted from other books in the genre. No-one noticed until it was released, at which time readers noticed at once. The book's been recalled by publisher Little, Brown, whose president, Michael Pietsch, apologized in a [...]