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By Kent Harrington. 2008
Mexico City. Dr. Collin Reeves has found a semi-comfortable niche performing occasional chores for the CIA, acting as a go… to doctor for the U.S. embassy when American tourists need medical attention, and pursuing his avocation of painting. When CIA veterans Alex Law and Butch Nickels get wind of a possible terrorist bombing plot, they use any means to extract information that might prevent it. Reeves, pressed to keep alive suspects who are being tortured, faces both a moral dilemma and personal danger. Some strong language, some descriptions of violence, and some descriptions of sex. c2008.
By Robert Ludlum. 1976
A small vault of documents is hidden from the Nazis at the beginning of World War II. The location of… the vault is kept secret for thirty years, until a power struggle forces a search for it. Strong language. Explicit descriptions of sex. 1976.
By Jack Higgins. 2005
It is night in Manhattan. The President of the United States is scheduled to have dinner with an old friend,… but in the building across the street a man has disabled the security system and stands at the window, a rifle in his hand. The assassination doesn't go according to plan, but this is only the beginning. Someone is recruiting a shadowy network of agents with the intention of creating terror. Their range is broad, their identities masked, their methods subtle. White House operative Blake Johnson and his opposite number in British intelligence, Sean Dillon, set out to trace the source of the havoc, but behind the first man lies another, and behind him another still. And that man is not at all pleased with the interference. 2005. (Sean Dillon ; 12)
By Anthony Horowitz. 2003
After a chance encounter with assassin Yassen Gregorovich in the South of France, teenage spy Alex Rider investigates international pop… star and philanthropist Damian Cray, whose new video game venture hides sinister motives involving Air Force One, nuclear missiles, and the international drug trade. Sequel to "Skeleton key", followed by "Scorpia". Junior High. 2003. (Alex Rider adventure ; 4)
By Sebastian Faulks, Ian Fleming. 2008
Dr Julius Gorner is a name that will become seared into James Bond's consciousness. The name of a man who… knows no master but his own power-crazed ego, whose wealth is exceeded only by his greed and who will stop at nothing until he has destroyed the very heart of Britain. A savage execution in the desolate outskirts of Paris sets in motion a chain of events designed to lead only to global catastrophe. 2008.
By Geoffrey Household. 1971
By Robert Lipscomb Duncan. 1975
A cynical CIA agent based in Tokyo is offered a fortune to undertake a search for Japanese gold. He soon… learns he is being set up as the victim of an elaborate hoax designed to discredit the Japanese. Strong language and explicit descriptions of sex. 1975.
By Philip Shelby. 1996
The fast-track career of Secret Service agent Holland Tylo is derailed when a prominent senator is murdered on her watch.… The distraught Tylo realizes almost too late that she holds political secrets, which both criminals and government officials are desperate to obtain at any price. Strong language and violence. 1996.
By Clive Cussler. 1984
An Asian shipping empire is involved in the kidnapping of senior U.S. officials, and the abduction of the American president… from his yacht on the Potomac River. Sequel to "Pacific vortex", followed by "Cyclops". 1984. (Dirk pitt novel ; 7)
By Jack Higgins. 1996
Ten years ago, IRA terrorist Sean Dillon, now a British secret agent, was involved in an ill-fated plot to steal… gold bullion to send to Ulster. Now, governments, terrorists, and the Mafia are all interested in the bullion, which was lost at sea. Dillon finds himself the target of some deadly operatives as he races against time to recover it. Sequel to "Angel of Death". Bestseller. 1996.
By Francis Clifford. 1976
By Ian Fleming. 1958
M hasn't forgiven James Bond for the negligence on his last assignment that nearly cost Bond his life. Brusquely he… tosses Bond a time-wasting case in the Caribbean. Angrily Bond accepts. But on the horizon a cloud forms - no bigger than a man's hand - the hand of Dr. No. Sequel to "From Russia with love" . Followed by "Goldfinger" . 1958. (James Bond series ; 6)
By Eric Ambler. 1974
By Dorothy Dunnett. 1968
The world's leading coloratura soprano is in Edinburgh - ostensibly to sing in the Festival, but in reality to meet… her lover. After discovering an unknown corpse, she joins the enigmatic portrait painter Johnson Johnson in a yacht race to the Hebrides, where her lover conducted secret research. 1984, c1968.
By Ian Fleming. 1956
By Stuart Woods. 1986
By Jessica Mann. 1988
Tamara Hoyland, who appears in previous Jessica Mann novels, here is employed by the government as an undercover agent. On… a cultural tour of Egypt, the academic Tamara keeps an eye on a wayward scientist who has booked her place in a small touring party. The major event of the tour is a visit to the site of an excavation. 1988.
By Stephen Coonts, Jim DeFelice. 2007
The world's most effective anti-terrorist force has the tools to monitor every move the enemy makes. They've planted a listening… device inside a terrorist's skull, and activated a video spy drone disguised as a bird. But knowing is only half the battle. Sequel to “Deep Black: Payback”, followed by “Deep Black: Conspiracy”. 2007.
By Clive Egleton. 1994
Peter Ashton must once again save the free world from disaster. Danger lingers in the former Communist Bloc. Peter must… risk his career, his life, and the woman he loves to work his way through all the deceptions and treachery to save us once again. 1994.
By Brian Freemantle. 2000
The frozen corpses of two officers in World War II uniforms - one American and one English - and a… Russian woman are discovered in Siberia. The British agent in Moscow, Charlie Muffin, is assigned to the case. But not everyone wants the past revealed. Strong language and some violence. 2000.