A page from Dennis Wheatley’s little black book.
What could those check marks next to those women’s names mean? The spy novelist was once Britain’s “Prince of Thriller Writers.” Today, though nearly forgotten, his talent for tall tales helped win World War II. His swashbuckling, debonair spy hero Gregory Sallust lives on in James Bond. Get the full story, by Pulitzer prize winner Tina Rosenberg, on the platform of your choice.