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The secret agent : a simple tale

by:Conrad, Joseph, 1857-1924

"First published in 1907"--Title page verso.

Editions:961  Date:1901 - 2021  Genre(s):Political fiction, Political fiction, Spy stories

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The thirty nine steps

by:Buchan, John, 1875-1940

Adventurer Richard Hannay has just returned from South Africa and is thoroughly bored with his London life -- until a murder is committed in his flat, just days after the victim had warned him of an assassination plot that could bring Britain to the brink of war. An obvious suspect for the police and an easy target for the killers, Hannay goes on the run in his native Scotland, where he must use all his wits to stay one step ahead of the game -- and warn the government before it is too late.

Editions:685  Date:1900 - 2021  Genre(s):Spy stories, Spy fiction, Spy fiction

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The spy who came in from the cold

by:Le Carré, John, 1931-

A veteran spy wants to "come in from the cold" to retirement. He undertakes one last assignment in which he pretends defection and provides the enemy with sufficient evidence to label their leader a double agent.

Editions:503  Date:1961 - 2020  Genre(s):Spy stories, Spy fiction, Thrillers (Fiction), Spy fiction, Thrillers (Fiction)


Tinker, tailor, soldier, spy

by:Le Carré, John psevd. for David Cornwell 1931-

George Smiley is assigned to uncover the identity of the double agent operating in the highest levels of British intelligence.

Editions:297  Date:1970 - 2021  Genre(s):Spy stories, Spy fiction, Spy fiction, Thrillers (Fiction), Thrillers (Fiction)


The hunt for Red October

by:Clancy, Tom, 1947-2013

The Soviets' new ballistic-missile submarine is attempting to defect to the United States, but the Soviet Atlantic fleet has been ordered to find and destroy her at all costs. Can Red October reach the U.S. safely?

Editions:167  Date:1894 - 2019  Genre(s):Spy stories, Spy fiction, Thrillers (Fiction), Thrillers (Fiction)


Clear and present danger

by:Clancy, Tom, 1947-2013

The assassinations of the U.S. ambassador and the visiting head of the F.B.I. by Colombian drug lords trigger a mysterious covert response and an investigation of U.S. and Colombian actions by Jack Ryan.

Editions:142  Date:1988 - 2018  Genre(s):Spy fiction, Spy stories, Thrillers (Fiction), Thrillers (Fiction)


Skeleton key

by:Horowitz, Anthony, 1955-

Reluctant teenage-spy Alex Rider, on a routine mission at the Wimbledon tennis championships, gets caught up in Chinese gangs, illegal nuclear weapons, and the suspect plans of his Russian host, General Sarov.

Editions:127  Date:2002 - 2018  Type:Juvenile  Genre(s):Spy fiction, Spy fiction, Spy stories, Juvenile works, Adventure fiction


The Bourne supremacy

by:Ludlum, Robert

Super-diplomat Raymond Havilland sets up the kidnapping of Jason Bourne's wife, in order to draw Bourne out of retirement and into a Taiwanese plot to seize Hong Kong and incite China against the West.

Editions:161  Date:1986 - 2012  Genre(s):Spy stories, Spy fiction, Action and adventure fiction, Action and adventure fiction, Spy fiction



by:Buchan, John

Richard Hannay undertakes a perilous mission to pursue the elusive "Greenmantle". His success or failure could change the outcome of World War I. The author also wrote "The Thirty-Nine Steps", "Mr Standfast", "The Three Hostages" and "The Island of Sheep". -- Provided by publisher.

Editions:324  Date:1900 - 2020  Genre(s):War stories, Spy stories, Spy fiction, Spy fiction, War fiction

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The sum of all fears

by:Clancy, Tom, 1947-2013

One terrible act plunges the world into an instant nuclear crisis, and with the American president accused of incompetence, Jack Ryan calls on FBI head Dan Murray to help him avert disaster.

Editions:119  Date:1991 - 2018  Genre(s):Spy stories, Spy fiction, Spy fiction, Thrillers (Fiction), Adventure fiction


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