Featuring George Smiley, The Honourable Schoolboy is the second instalment in the renowned Karla Trilogy, the follow-up to the New York Times bestselling Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy. George Smiley has become chief of the battered British Secret Service. The betrayals of a Soviet double agent have riddled the spy network. Smiley wants revenge. He chooses his weapon: Jerry Westerby, a seasoned, reckless secret agent. Westerby is pointed east, to Hong Kong. So begins the terrifying game.