Category: Espionage Thrillers

  • 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.

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  • Le Piège de Noirmoutier - Guerres sous-marines, tome 1 by Claude-Jean Siré

    By Claude-Jean Siré

    Nouvelle version 2017* - Imaginez que le mur de Berlin ne soit pas vraiment tombé... Au cœur d'une intrigue qui met en hazard l. a. strength de dissuasion française, trois jeunes ingénieurs découvrent un prototype qui révolutionne l. a. guerre sous-marine.
    Les grandes puissances pourront-ils tolérer cette remise en reason de leur stratégie nucléaire ?
    Le piège de Noirmoutier est le premiere tome d'une saga qui compte maintenant 18 épisodes où les français résistent aux attaques nord-coréennes, russes ou américaines.
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    Les eight premiers romans (Guerres sous-marines) comptent également : a) "Alerte à l'Elysée" b) "La revanche de l'ombre", c) "Le feu du ciel", d) Ravitailleurs e) Pour l'amour d'Eva,
    f) l. a. threat ultime. Ils sont suivis de l. a. "Guerre pour l'espace" en four tomes : a) Le regard de Kiren, b) l. a. vengeance de Yiko, c) Le satellite tv for pc fantôme, d) l'espace en feu, puis de "Guerres des drones" (3 tomes) et "Guerres secrètes" (3 tomes) tous disponibles sur Kindle, Kobo, iBook

    *Paru pour los angeles première fois en 2009, cette nouvelle édition revue et corrigée par des sous-mariniers, compte 50 pages de plus que l'édition 2016.
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  • Bis du mir gehörst (Jugendliteratur) (German Edition) by Melissa Marr,Britta Keil

    By Melissa Marr,Britta Keil

    Ich werde es machen, aber es tut weh.
    Gott, es tut weh, den Menschen zu opfern, von dem ich glaubte, er wäre für mich bestimmt. Doch ich habe keine andere Wahl. Ich muss sie töten."

    Als Eva nach einem Unfall im Krankenhaus aufwacht, ist sie nicht nur schwer verletzt, sie hat auch eine merkwürdige neue Gabe: Sie kann den Tod anderer Menschen vorhersehen, wenn diese sie berühren.
    Kurz darauf wird eine ihrer Mitschülerinnen brutal ermordet und plötzlich schwebt Eva in höchster Lebensgefahr. Denn der Killer hat am Tatort eine Nachricht hinterlassen: Für Eva.

    Ein atemloser mystery von der New-York-Times-Bestseller-Autorin Melissa Marr
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  • COLD WAR WARRIORS by Don Treichler

    By Don Treichler

    a chilly struggle novel set within the early 1960's. this is often the 2d version of chilly struggle Warriors. Marine Corps significant Rick Holt, an F8 Crusader fighter pilot, leads you from airplane provider decks to 50,000 toes whereas contesting the skies with Soviet opposite numbers. the tale levels from the critical entrance to Istanbul to the Congo and to Cuba whereas choice makers combat with intrigue from the cockpit to the White residence and the Kremlin. Rick falls in love with Nancy Porter, who occurs to be Angelika Steiger, KGB agent. the 1st in a chain of 3 novels ends with the Cuban Missile trouble. Novels 2 and three are Shadow Warriors and Crusader Warriors.
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  • The Universal Baseball Association by Robert Coover

    By Robert Coover

    J. Henry Waugh immerses himself in his myth baseball league each evening after work.


    As proprietor of each workforce within the league, Henry is flush with delight in a tender rookie who's pitching an ideal video game. while the pitcher completes the miracle video game, Henry's lifestyles lighting fixtures up. yet then the rookie is killed through a freak coincidence, and this"death" impacts Henry's existence in methods unbelievable. In a blackly comedian novel that takes the reader among the genuine international and fable, Robert Coover delves into the notions of likelihood and power.
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  • One Oktober by Joseph Donnelly

    By Joseph Donnelly

    The oil has been there endlessly. Billions of barrels lie fats and petulant in Tamyr, bold the Russians to achieve their dream of financial parity. yet Europe won’t purchase Russian oil. They take note the undergo.
    an idea takes carry, to evoke the discarded Soviet sleeper brokers nonetheless in the USA. they are going to re-light previous ties to the Islamite terror gangs. jointly, they'll elevate the cost of oil, retailer Russia, and fund AlQaeda within the coming struggle of terror.
    Gomez is tasked to escort Viktorina Viisky, purportedly with a few Russian Ministry or different. extra administrative folly. yet Viisky, additionally, isn't any administrator. She is major him, clumsily, to ex-Soviet brokers who have been planted in the United States within the eighties and left to rot.
    Viisky spins a story— that the sleepers have awoken—are once more thinking about their chilly conflict sponsorship of the phobia teams. certainly, it might have whatever to do with the Towers.
    Gomez places it jointly quick— the sleepers, the oil and Nine-Eleven. Now, he needs to get to the bottom of Viisky, and locate Stuart Rafkin, earlier than Nine-Eleven ends up in…

    One Oktober.
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  • Das Wort Gottes: Top Secret (German Edition) by Günter Laube

    By Günter Laube

    manhattan. Innerhalb von 36 Stunden werden sechs Menschen verschiedener Nationalitäten ermordet, die scheinbar nichts miteinander zu tun hatten. Erst nach einem mysteriösen Hinweis entschließt sich der Leiter der für Sonderfälle zuständigen Abteilung des FBI, seinen besten Mann auf einen siebten Mordfall anzusetzen, der zunächst ganz alltäglich aussieht. Ein Mann wurde bei einer Messerstecherei tödlich verletzt.
    Carter ist gerade auf dem Weg in einen wohlverdienten Urlaub und träumt schon von Hawaii, doch es kommt anders: Es vergehen keine 24 Stunden, und er wird in big apple beinahe selbst Opfer eines Mordanschlags. Eine erste Spur führt ihn anschließend nach Europa, in die Schweiz, weitere Stationen sind Rom, Israel und Andalusien.
    Im Laufe seiner Ermittlungen kreuzen dabei immer wieder Frauen seinen Weg. Einige helfen ihm bei seinen Ermittlungen, andere versuchen ihn zu töten. Er dringt sowohl in altorientalische Weisheitslehren als auch in die Ursprünge der mystischen Geheimlehre des Judentums ein und stellt schon bald fest, dass sich nicht nur internationale Top-Terroristen, die Mafia und Verbrechersyndikate, sondern auch zahlreiche Geheimdienste für den Fall interessieren. Als ihm allmählich bewusst wird, dass das Motiv zu dem Mord, der tatsächlich mit den anderen in Zusammenhang steht, keineswegs so harmlos ist, wie es zunächst den Anschein hatte, ist er seines Lebens bereits nicht mehr sicher, denn alle jagen die ultimative Macht auf Erden; angeblich eine Waffe, die alle bis zum heutigen Zeitpunkt entwickelten Waffen in ihrer Wirkung bei weitem übertreffen soll.
    In den Akten des FBI erhielt dieser Fall den Namen „Das Wort Gottes“.
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  • The Baghdad Chameleon by David Balderstone

    By David Balderstone

    For Scot Wallace, there turns out no finish to the calls for and threats of a wild card in Saddam Hussein’s management pack.
    Even the 2003 US-led invasion of Iraq offers no respite for Wallace, a Cyprus-based import-export dealer. opposed to all odds, the wild card – a senior Iraqi bureaucrat – survives purges by means of the americans and the recent Iraqi administration.
    Despite overseas sanctions, Wallace has traded with the Iraqi executive via contacts inside Baghdad’s alternate division. Then, immediately, he’s contacted via Baghdad’s feared and dreaded inside Ministry. opposed to greater judgment he meets the wild card, The Baghdad Chameleon, and difficulties begin.
    Wallace is extra entwined into this Levantine internet of intrigue while the Iraqi places him in contact with Boris, a Russian dwelling within the Cypriot port urban of Limassol. The Russian can be of support, the Iraqi declares.
    With so much of Saddam’s senior officers captured, or lifeless, how does this Iraqi live to tell the tale?
    To support get a solution, the unconventional introduces a doubtful Syrian businessman, an appealing East eu girl, a former British soldier sacked for being homosexual, and the Russian who's acknowledged to control the funds of a few Moscow oligarchs.
    But fact is elusive within the center East, the place half-truth and gossip usually move for fact.
    With the United States and its allies tied down in Afghanistan and approximately to invade Iraq, tragedy, loneliness and greed conspire to entice Wallace into the Iraqi’s seize. It turns into his personal center East quagmire.
    The Baghdad Chameleon is determined in Cyprus, Syria, Iraq and Australia over the last months of Saddam Hussein’s regime and the emergence of an American-backed executive in Iraq. It seems at how participants – and countries – turn into trapped within the center East and explores the case that every one countries – Western and rising – could be accused of abusing human rights.
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