Books The Midnight House by Alex Berenson Paperback, 481 pages, Jove, List Price: $9.99 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleThe Midnight HouseAuthorAlex Berenson Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon iBooks Independent Booksellers Other editions available for purchase: Hardcover, 385 pages, Penguin Group USA, $25.95, published February 9 2010 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleThe Midnight HouseAuthorAlex Berenson Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon iBooks Independent Booksellers Book Summary Summoned to Langley in the aftermath of two murders, CIA agent John Wells learns that the victims were part of a secret interrogation team that used brutal methods to break tough jihadis, a case with ties to unexpected places. Genres: Mysteries, Thrillers & Crime Fiction Also by Alex Berenson The Faithful Spy The Counterfeit Agent Twelve Days Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about The Midnight House New In Paperback High-Stakes Stories About Van Gogh, A Polish Prison And Gambling December 4, 2012 Alex Berenson returns with another spy thriller; biographers Steven Naifeh and Gregory White Smith argue that Vincent van Gogh didn't commit suicide; humorist Calvin Trillin collects his best columns; and Beth Raymer tours the world of sports betting. May-Ying Lam/NPR What We're Reading What We're Reading, March 9-15 March 9, 2010 Is the biblically inspired Angelology the next Da Vinci Code? James Hynes' Next causes us to inaugurate the genre "Mick lit" (think middle-aged men and the Rolling Stones). A prominent advocate of No Child Left Behind reverses course. And ace spy John Wells is back, undercover and in deep.