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The secret agent, : a simple tale

by:Conrad, Joseph

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

Editions:893  Date:1906 - 2019  Genre(s):Political fiction, Political fiction, Spy stories

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The 39 steps

by:Buchan, John

Buchan introduces his most famous hero, Richard Hannay, who, despite claiming to be an "ordinary fellow", is caught up in the dramatic race against a plot to devastate the British war effort. Hannay is hunted across the Scottish moors by police and spy-ring alike, and must outwit his intelligent and pitiless enemy in the corridors of Whitehall and, finally, at the site of the mysterious thirty-nine steps.

Editions:633  Date:1900 - 2019  Genre(s):Spy stories, Spy fiction, Spy fiction, Thrillers (Fiction), Action and adventure 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:465  Date:1961 - 2017  Genre(s):Spy stories, Spy fiction, Detective and mystery fiction, Spy fiction, Thrillers (Fiction)

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Harriet, the spy

by:Fitzhugh, Louise

Harriet M. Welsch is a spy. She's staked out a spy route, and she writes down everything about everyone she sees -- including her classmates and her best friends -- in her notebook. Then Harriet loses track of her notebook, and it ends up in the wrong hands. Before Harriet can stop them, her friends have read the always truthful, sometimes awful things she's written about each of them. Will Harriet find a way to put her life and her friendships back together?

Editions:151  Date:1960 - 2016  Type:Juvenile  Genre(s):Juvenile works, Detective and mystery fiction, Detective and mystery fiction, Mystery fiction, Spy stories


Tinker, tailor, soldier, spy

by:Le Carré, John, 1931-

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

Editions:216  Date:1970 - 2018  Genre(s):Spy stories, Spy fiction, Spy fiction, Thrillers (Fiction), Thrillers (Fiction)


The hunt for Red October

by:Clancy, Tom

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:152  Date:1894 - 2018  Genre(s):Spy stories, Spy 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:134  Date:1988 - 2018  Genre(s):Spy fiction, Spy stories, Thrillers (Fiction), Thrillers (Fiction), Spy fiction



by:Horowitz, Anthony

After the death of the uncle who had been his guardian, fourteen-year-old Alex Rider is coerced to continue his uncle's dangerous work for Britain's intelligence agency, MI6.

Editions:177  Date:1020 - 2018  Type:Young adult  Genre(s):Spy fiction, Spy fiction, Action and adventure fiction, Spy stories, Young adult works


The Bourne identity

by:Ludlum, Robert, 1927-2001

Jason Bourne, a deep-cover CIA agent, loses his memory in an accident which was originally intended to kill him. In re-tracing his steps, he confounds Agency officials to the extent that they are not sure that he is the same man they sent into the field. The CIA orders him killed, as does his original enemy, the most dangerous assassin in the world.

Editions:247  Date:1980 - 2016  Genre(s):Spy stories, Action and adventure fiction, Action and adventure fiction, Adventure fiction, Thrillers (Fiction)


The cardinal of the Kremlin

by:Clancy, Tom, 1947-2013

Jack Ryan, CIA analyst, must rescue Colonel Filitov, America's highest agent in the Kremlin, from the KGB as the race to build the first Star Wars missile defense system continues.

Editions:137  Date:1988 - 2013  Genre(s):Spy stories, Spy fiction, Spy fiction


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