A Single Spy by William Christie

By William Christie

"[A] panoramic, clever, highly relaxing thriller"—The manhattan instances booklet Review

“A unmarried spy—in the correct position and on the correct moment—may swap the process history.”

Alexsi Ivanovich Smirnov, an orphan and a thief, has been residing via his wits and surviving under the ever-watchful eye of the Soviet procedure until eventually his success ultimately runs out. In 1936, on the age of sixteen, Alexsi is stuck by way of the NKVD and transported to Moscow. There, within the infamous headquarters of the key police, he's given a decision: learn and inserted as a secret agent into Nazi Germany lower than the identification of his most sensible buddy, the lengthy misplaced nephew of a excessive score Nazi authentic, or disappear endlessly within the basement of the Lubyanka. For Alexsi, it’s no selection in any respect.

Over the process the following seven years, Alexsi has to reside his position, that of the committed nephew of a excessive Nazi authentic, and finally works for the mythical German spymaster Wilhelm Canaris as an intelligence agent within the Abwehr. the entire whereas, performing as a double agent—reporting again to the NKVD and heading off detection through the Gestapo. Trapped among the implacable forces of 2 of the main infamous dictatorships in historical past, and actually unswerving to no one yet himself, Alexsi’s objective continues to be the same—survival.

In 1943, Alexsi is selected through the Gestapo to spearhead the most determined operations of the war—to infiltrate the positioning of the approaching Tehran convention among Churchill, Roosevelt, and Stalin, and set them as much as be assassinated. For Alexsi, it’s the instant of fact; for the remainder of the area, the long run is at stake.

Show description

Read Online or Download A Single Spy PDF

Best espionage thrillers books

Yanni's Buggy

Previous SPIES! BUNGLERS! ROLLERCOASTER! 347-page, 127,000-wordEPIC travel of the darkest facet of espionage. ladies spies, males spies, and also you wonderwho's worse. Meet ILSE, who by no means forgets,and by no means forgives. .. Defnintely now not your uncomplicated bangbangshootemup. chilly struggle Legacy- brain-to-brain NAPALM. .. worry, failure, lousy blunders- a gritty story, well-told.

Texas Payback

Will Wheeler and Dave Kirby are former Vietnam helicopter pilots who have been recruited into the newly confirmed DEA after their army enlistment led to 1972. Wheeler’s spouse and Kirby have been killed by way of a Drug Syndicate which incorporated numerous corrupt DEA Offi cers who labored hand-in-hand with either Kirby and Wheeler.

The dark Side of the Dragon

Martin Maguire is attempting to do company with a corrupt department of the chinese language govt, stay away from being murdered via the chinese language mystery Police, smoke out a mole in his personal corporation and. .. work out what to do in regards to the such a lot senuous girl he has ever met.

Dragon Mountain

Captain Jack Robertson faces an most unlikely selection: Can he learn how to love his violent, drug-fueled jungle prison--or will he die attempting to break out? whereas spying at the Burmese drug-traffic for the CIA, Jack Robertson, a senior pilot for Air the US, is abducted via a disgraced comrade with an bad addition to medications, intercourse, cash and gear.

Extra resources for A Single Spy

Example text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.47 of 5 – based on 42 votes