Monthly Archives: February 2017

The Russian Bride

Title:                      The Russian Bride Author:                 Ed Kovacs Kovacs, Ed (2015). The Russian Bride. New York : Minotaur Books LCCN:    2014040990 PS3611.O74943 R87 2015 Summary “Major Kit Bennings is an elite military intelligence agent working undercover in Moscow. When he … Continue reading

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The Man With The Golden Typewriter

Title:                      The Man With The Golden Typewriter Author:                  Ian Fleming Fleming, Ian (2015), Fergus Fleming, ed. The Man With The Golden Typewriter: Ian Fleming’s James Bond Letters. New York: Bloomsbury, LCCN:    2015298100 PR6056.L4 Z48 2015 Summary A collection of … Continue reading

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The Spy

Title:                      The Spy Author:                Paulo Coelho Coelho, Paulo (2016). The Spy: A Novel. New York: Alfred A. Knopf LCCN:                    2016034880 PQ9698.13.O3546 Summary “A novel of Mata Hari’s final days, as written by the woman herself while accused of espionage” … Continue reading

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Assignment in Brittany

Title:                      Assignment in Brittany Author:                 Helen MacInnes MacInnes, Helen (1942, 2013). Assignment in Brittany. London: Titan Books LCCN:    2013431878 PS3525.A24573 A94 2013 Subjects World War, 1939-1945–Fiction. France–History–German occupation, 1940-1945–Fiction. Brittany (France)–Fiction. Date Posted:      February 10, 2017 Review by Tom … Continue reading

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Nonofficial Asset

Title:                      Nonofficial Asset Author:                 William Sewell Sewell, William (2013). Nonofficial Asset: The Iran Affair. Bloomington, IN: Authorhouse OCLC:    864686389 Abstract: Ostensibly he is a world-renowned security expert, but Peyton Stone’s real job is working as a contractor for … Continue reading

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