Category Archives: Spy Fiction

The Cutout


Title:                      The Cutout Author:                 Francine Mathews Mathews, Francine (2001). The Cutout. New York: Bantam Books LCCN:    PS3563.A8357 C88 2001 Subjects Women intelligence officers–Fiction. Date Posted:      April 19, 2017 KIRKUS REVIEW[1] A near-miss thriller about spies coming in from the … Continue reading

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John Le Carré


Title:                      John Le Carré Author:                Adam Sisman Sisman, Adam (2015). John Le Carré: The Biography. New York, NY: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers LCCN:    2015298854 PR6062.E33 Z87 2015b Summary “In this definitive biography Adam Sisman reveals the man … Continue reading

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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 Eiger Sanction


Title:                      The Eiger Sanction Author:                 Trevanian Trevanian (1972) [pseud. Rodney William Whitaker]. The Eiger Sanction. New York: Crown Publishers LCCN:    72084293 PZ4.T8135 Ei Subjects Assassins–Fiction. Art teachers–Fiction. Mountaineers–Fiction. Americans–Switzerland–Fiction. Eiger (Switzerland)–Fiction. Long Island (N.Y.)–Fiction. Date Posted:      January 24, 2017 … Continue reading

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Maelstrom


Title:                      Maelstrom Author:                  Howard Hunt Hunt, E. Howard (1948). Maelstrom. New York: Farrar, Straus LCCN:    48007665 PZ3.H9123 Mae Date Updated:  February 28, 2017 Review of E. Howard Hunt’s work by Gore Vidal.[1]This book has faded into obscurity, not even … Continue reading

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The Spymaster


Title:                      The Spymaster Author:                 E. Phillips Oppenheim Oppenheim, E. Phillips (1938, 1940). The Spymaster. New York: The Sun Dial Press LCCN:    40007423 PZ3.O62 Sps3 Date Posted:      January 12, 2017 Phillips Oppenheim wrote more than 100 novels between 1887 and … Continue reading

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American Assassin


Title:                      American Assassin Author:                Vince Flynn Flynn, Vince (2011). American Assassin: A Thriller. New York: Pocket Books LCCN:    2012462355 PS3556.L94 A47 2013 Subjects Rapp, Mitch (Fictitious character)–Fiction. Intelligence officers–Fiction. Terrorism–Prevention–Fiction. Date Posted:      January 1, 2017 Reviewed by Joe Hartlaub[1] … Continue reading

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