“A charming and unusual portrait of the secret life.” – John le Carré


Six Car Lengths Behind an Elephant:
Undercover & Overwhelmed as a CIA Wife and Mother

by Lillian McCloy


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Six Car Lengths Behind an Elephant is a “compelling,” “funny,” “fascinating,” “charming,” and “can’t put down book.”  That’s how readers are describing this unique memoir, which gets five-star reviews and is a favorite selection among book clubs.

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