Games of State (Tom Clancy's Op-Center, Book 3)

By Tom Clancy

Within the newly unified Germany, previous horrors are reborn.

It is the start of Chaos Days, a time while Neo-Nazi teams assemble to unfold violence and resurrect undesirable goals. yet this yr, Germany is not the in basic terms aim. Plans are afoot to destabilize Europe and reason turmoil through the United States.

Paul Hood and his group, already in Germany to shop for know-how for the recent nearby Op-Center, develop into entangled within the obstacle. They discover a stunning strength at the back of the chaos -- a bunch that makes use of state-of-the-art know-how to advertise hate and impression global occasions.

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Clementine (Novel of the Clockwork Century)

By Cherie Priest

Maria Isabella Boyd's good fortune as a accomplice secret agent has made her too well-known for additional espionage paintings, and now her employment recommendations are narrow. Exiled, widowed, and close to poverty...she reluctantly is going to paintings for the Pinkerton nationwide Detective service provider in Chicago. including insult to harm, her first massive project is commissioned by means of the Union military. briefly, a federally subsidized shipping dirigible is being violently pursued around the Rockies and Uncle Sam is not satisfied. The Clementine is wearing a most sensible mystery load of army essentials-essentials which needs to be dropped at Louisville, Kentucky, instantaneously. Intelligence means that the unrelenting pursuer is a runaway slave who is been sought after by means of specialists on either side of the Mason-Dixon for fifteen years. In that point, Captain Croggon Beauregard Hainey has felonied his long ago and forth around the continent, leaving a path of damaged banks, stolen battle machines, and illegally allotted weaponry from sea to shining sea. And now it truly is Maria's task to head get him. he is risky quarry and she's a perilous lady, but if forces conspire opposed to them either, they take an opportunity and shape an alliance. She joins his group, and he makes use of her connections. She follows his orders. he's taking her suggestion. And someone, someplace, goes to rue the day he crossed both of them.

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Carrie's Run (Until Homeland, Book 1)

By Andrew Kaplan

An edge-of-your-seat unique prequel in line with Showtime's hit sequence Homeland!

Beirut, 2006. CIA operations officer Carrie Mathison slightly escapes an ambush whereas making an attempt a clandestine assembly with a brand new touch, code-name Nightingale. Suspicious that safety has been compromised, she demanding situations the station leader in a heated war of words that will get her booted again to Langley.

Expert in spotting and waiting for behavioral patterns--a ability more advantageous via her bipolar disease she retains mystery to guard her career--Carrie is more and more definite terrorist plot has been set in movement. She dangers a surprising act of insubordination that is helping her discover mystery proof connecting Nightingale with Abu Nazir, the chief of Al Qaeda in Iraq. decided to forestall the terrorist mastermind, she embarks on an obsessive quest that may approximately spoil her.

Filled with the suspense and plot twists that experience made Homeland a must-watch sequence, this riveting story finds the compelling untold again tales of the series' major characters and takes enthusiasts deeper into the existence and brain of 1 great lady undercover agent.

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The Rhesus Chart (A Laundry Files Novel)

By Charles Stross

The Hugo Award-winning writer of Neptune's Brood returns to bare the secrets and techniques of The Laundry documents in an experience of Lovecraftian horror and espionage hi-jinks...

As a newly appointed junior supervisor in the Laundry—the clandestine association chargeable for maintaining Britain opposed to supernatural threats—Bob Howard is predicted to teach a few initiative to aid the organisation conflict the forces of darkness. yet shining a gentle on what’s top left within the shadows is the very last thing Bob desires to do—especially while these shadows conceal an occult parasite spreading a perilous virus.

Traders hired by way of a service provider financial institution in London are exhibiting indicators of infection—an array of surprising indicators comparable to super-strength and -speed, an uncanny expertise for brain keep an eye on, an severe hypersensitivity to daylight, and an unquenchable thirst for blood. whereas his division is knotted up in bureaucratic crimson tape (and Buffy reruns) debating easy methods to cease the rash of vampirism, Bob digs deeper into the bank’s history—only to discover a blood-curdling conspiracy among males and monsters...

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Good Hunting: An American Spymaster's Story

By Jack Devine

A grasp type IN SPYCRAFT FROM considered one of ITS maximum PRACTITIONERS

Jack Devine is likely one of the mythical spymasters of our time. He was once in Chile whilst Allende fell; he ran Charlie Wilson's conflict in Afghanistan; he had an excessive amount of to do with Iran-Contra for his personal flavor, notwithstanding he attempted to prevent it; he oversaw the hassle to run down Pablo Escobar in Colombia. Devine served America's pursuits for greater than thirty years in a variety of covert operations, finally overseeing the Directorate of Operations, a CIA part that watches over millions of yankee covert operatives worldwide.
solid Hunting is his consultant to the paintings of spycraft, advised with nice wit, candor, and common sense knowledge. Caricatured through Hollywood, lionized by way of the best, and pilloried by means of the left, the CIA is still one of many least understood tools of the USA govt. Devine is aware greater than virtually a person in regards to the CIA's important value as a device of yank statecraft. In splendidly readable prose, Good Hunting goals to set the checklist immediately. it is a revelatory inside of examine a firm whose heritage has now not been given its actual due.

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The Dark Game: True Spy Stories from Invisible Ink to CIA Moles

By Paul B. Janeczko

From clothesline codes to surveillance satellites and cyber espionage, Paul B. Janeczko uncovers centuries’ worthy of real secret agent tales in U.S. history.

Ever given that George Washington used them to aid topple the British, spies and their networks have helped and harm the United States at key moments in heritage. during this interesting assortment, Paul B. Janeczko probes such tales as that of Elizabeth Van Lew, an aristocrat whose hatred of slavery drove her to be probably the most profitable spies within the Civil conflict; the "Choctaw code talkers," local americans who have been instrumental in sending mystery messages in the course of international battle I; the mind-blowing engineering in the back of a chilly battle tunnel into East Berlin to faucet Soviet telephones (only to be compromised by means of a Soviet mole); and lots of extra recognized and less-known examples. colourful personalities, bold missions, the feats of the unswerving, and the wear of traitors are interspersed with a glance on the technological advances that proceed to alter the principles of collecting intelligence.

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Full Black: A Thriller (The Scot Harvath Series)

By Brad Thor

No 1 New York instances bestselling writer Brad Thor grants his darkest and so much interesting mystery yet—a terrifying tale of espionage and betrayal—brilliantly paced with magnificent nonstop action.

Born within the shadows and saved from heads of nation, a few missions are so lethal, so delicate, that they just don’t exist. while one such venture is going horribly improper, simply former military SEAL crew 6 member grew to become covert counterterrorism operative Scot Harvath can perform an audacious plan to avoid one of many greatest terrorist threats the USA has ever confronted: whole and overall cave in. yet because the identities of the perpetrators are laid stunningly naked, Harvath should be left with just one capacity to avoid wasting the United States. not able to belief an individual, he'll be pressured to head complete BLACK.

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Simple Simon

By Ryne Douglas Pearson

Book four within the artwork Jefferson mystery series
 
It took years to advance. price billions to ideal. a countrywide safety enterprise cryptographic approach so complicated it safeguards the U.S.' most crucial secrets and techniques. it truly is safe. Impenetrable.
 
Until 16 yr outdated autistic savant Simon Lynch occurs upon a forgotten snippet of code, his broken brilliance breaking the cipher very easily and unwittingly marking him for dying. quickly, parts of a pathological executive safety equipment in the NSA are looking him, as is a gorgeous, sadistic murderer operating for enemies who will cease at not anything to benefit the key locked in Simon's mind.
 
Only FBI Agent paintings Jefferson stands among the blameless younger guy and those corrupt forces, placing his occupation, his freedom, and his existence at the line to avoid wasting Simon.
 
Simple Simon was once made into the Bruce Willis movie 'Mercury Rising'.

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The Spy Who Loved: The Secrets and Lives of Christine Granville

By Clare Mulley

The Untold tale of Britain's First lady targeted Agent of global warfare II

In June 1952, a girl used to be murdered by way of an obsessed colleague in a resort within the South Kensington district of London. Her identify used to be Christine Granville. That she died younger used to be might be unsurprising; that she had survived the second one global conflict used to be remarkable.

The daughter of a feckless Polish aristocrat and his prosperous Jewish spouse, Granville may turn into certainly one of Britain's such a lot bold and hugely adorned specified brokers. Having fled to Britain at the outbreak of struggle, she used to be recruited by way of the intelligence providers and took on undertaking after undertaking. She skied over the harmful excessive Tatras into occupied Poland, served in Egypt and North Africa, and used to be later parachuted in the back of enemy traces into France, the place an agent's existence expectancy used to be simply six weeks. Her braveness, quickly wit, and resolution gained her free up from arrest greater than as soon as, and kept the lives of a number of fellow officers―including one in all her many lovers―just hours sooner than their execution by way of the Gestapo. extra importantly, the intelligence she accumulated in her espionage was once an important contribution to the Allied warfare attempt, and she or he was once presented the George Medal, the OBE, and the Croix de Guerre.

Granville exercised a mesmeric energy on those that knew her. In The secret agent Who Loved, acclaimed biographer Clare Mulley tells the intense historical past of this charismatic, tough, fearless, and altogether outstanding woman.

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