This Marlowe by Michelle Butler Hallett

By Michelle Butler Hallett

1593. Queen Elizabeth reigns from the throne whereas rival spymasters — Sir Robert Cecil and the Earl of Essex — plot from the shadows. Their target? to manage succession upon the elderly queen's loss of life. the fellow on which their schemes rely? Christopher Marlowe, a cobbler's son from Canterbury who has defied expectancies and develop into an entire poet and playwright. Now that the plague has closed theatres, Marlowe needs to resume the paintings for which he was once initially recruited: intelligence and espionage. battling to stick one step forward in a dizzying online game that threatens the lives of these he holds most valuable, Marlowe involves query his allegiances and approximately every little thing he as soon as believed. As tensions mount, he's tossed into an most unlikely bind. He needs to choose from paths that lead both to wretched guilt and depressing demise or to like and honour. An ancient novel with a latest aspect, This Marlowe measures the burden of the physique politic, the torment of the flesh, and the kingdom of the soul.

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The Dark Clouds Shining (A Jack McColl Novel) by David Downing

By David Downing

In the fourth and ultimate installment of David Downing's international battle I undercover agent sequence, Jack McColl is distributed to Soviet Russia to thwart an assassination—an espionage task that may in addition be a suicide project, and in an effort to pit him opposed to his personal misplaced love.
London, 1921: Ex-Secret provider secret agent Jack McColl is in criminal serving a trumped-up sentence. McColl has been embittered by way of the good warfare; he feels betrayed by means of the rustic that had despatched such a lot of younger males to die needlessly. He can’t belly spying for the British Empire anymore. He’s additionally heartbroken: the affection of his existence, radical journalist Caitlin Hanley, parted methods with him 3 years previous so she might dedicate her existence to the Communist revolution in Moscow.
Then his former mystery provider boss deals McColl the opportunity to flee his detention center sentence—if he's taking a deadly and unofficial task in Russia, the place McColl is already a sought after man. He will be spying on different spies, sniffing out the reality approximately MI5 meddling in a high-profile assassination plot. the objective is somebody McColl cares approximately and respects—and the MI5 agent concerned is anyone he loathes.  
With the information that he's most likely strolling right into a dying catch, McColl units out for Moscow, the scene of his final heartbreak. Little does he comprehend that his project will throw him again into Caitlin Hanley's life—or that her husband could be one of many males he's attempting to hunt down.

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O espião inglês (HarperCollins) (Portuguese Edition) by Daniel Silva

By Daniel Silva

Estendida no convés da proa, em topless e com uma bebida na mão, a pele impecável a torrar sob o sol escaldante, estava a mulher mais famosa do mundo. E um convés mais abaixo, a preparar um aperitivo de tártaro de atum, pepino e ananás, estava o homem que a ia matar.

Ela é um ícone da família actual britânica, amada tanto pela beleza como pela sua atividade humanitária e detestada pelo ex-marido e pela rainha de Inglaterra, sua ex-sogra. Quando uma bomba rebenta a bordo do iate onde passa as férias, os serviços de inteligência britânicos recorrem a um estrangeiro, o lendário espião e assassino profissional Gabriel Allon, para seguir a pista do autor fabric do atentado.

O objetivo de Gabriel recai em Eamon Quinn, perito no fabrico de explosivos e sicário ao serviço do melhor licitador. Quinn é um homem esquivo, um habitante das sombras («um sussurro numa capela na penumbra, um fio solto na bainha de uma vestimenta descartada»), mas por sorte Gabriel não está sozinho no seu encalço. Conta com a ajuda do britânico Christopher Keller, um antigo militar de elite convertido em assassino profissional, conhecedor em primeira mão da eficácia mortífera de Quinn.

O Espião Inglês transita à velocidade da luz entre a sumptuosa ilha de Saint Barth e os bairros humildes dos subúrbios de Belfast Oeste, passando por uma casa nos penhascos da Cornualha pela qual Gabriel nutre especial afeição. E embora ao princípio ele não se aperceba, Allon vai atrás de um inimigo de longa facts: uma sinistra camarilha de homens poderosos aos quais nada agradaria mais que eliminá-lo de uma vez por todas. Gabriel come to a decision comprazê-los: porque, quando um homem persegue a vingança, estar morto tem as suas vantagens.

Repleto de reviravoltas trepidantes, O Espião Inglês mantém o leitor enfeitiçado desde as primeiras passagens até ao espetacular desfecho. Relembra oportunamente que há no mundo homens que não se detêm perante nada para atingir o seu objetivo, demonstrando mais uma vez por que motivo Daniel Silva é considerado o melhor escritor de literatura de espionagem da sua geração.

Daniel Silva, número um da lista de best-sellers do New York Times, é o galardoado autor de O Espião Improvável, O Confessor, Morte em Viena, As Regras de Moscovo e A Rapariga Inglesa. Os seus livros, publicados em mais de trinta países, encontram-se entre os mais vendidos em todo o mundo. Membro do Conselho do Museu do Holocausto dos Estados Unidos, Daniel Silva vive atualmente na Florida com a mulher, Jamie Gangel, e os dois filhos, Lily e Nicholas.

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British Spy in the Bushveld by Hugh Chare

By Hugh Chare

it's overdue 1901, good into the second Anglo-Boer warfare, and the British military is pursuing the Boer commandos that experience invaded the Cape Colony of South Africa. regardless of a few successes they can't convey the commando of the Boer normal Jan Smuts to bay and feature made up our minds to attempt a distinct tack. George Wheelwright, a captain the the sixteenth Lancers is on patrol within the western a part of the Cape Colony whilst he's summoned to the headquarters of basic French and requested by way of he and Colonel Haig to adopt an espionage challenge. Wheelwright's challenge is to discover and subscribe to the Smuts commando after which document again as to intentions and sure locations of the commando in order that the British may possibly lay an ambush and therefore finish one bankruptcy within the struggle that's now dragging into its 3rd 12 months and costing the British tax payers dearly.

George wrestles with the concept that of spying and has the same opinion to take the project. He enlists assistance from his cousin Koos Englebrecht and jointly they trigger in pursuit of the commando. For George and Koos the dangers are nice. both might be pointed out as a traitor through either Britain and Boer and the consequences will be serious. they have to dwell by way of their wits and never supply themselves away at any time, no matter if that suggests for George having to it sounds as if activate his personal army.

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Olympia '36 by John Lee

By John Lee

Olympia ’36 — Nazi Olympics held in Berlin in 1936—the Olympics of Jesse Owens, Glenn Cunningham, and Eleanor Holm, with a secret agent tale connection related to a tender American athlete. Hitler, Nazis and invoice Donovan, the eventual chief of the wartime OSS. secret agent tale and Olympics intertwine till either climax on the finish of the Games.

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Terrorist Alert by Maurice Pratt

By Maurice Pratt

whilst a CIA agent is stuck spying on an al Qaeda managed terrorist camp deep within the Syrian wilderness, it begins a sequence response the place Omar Salaam, a prepared martyr is distributed to faraway Australia to strike a blow opposed to a rustic that gives political and army help to america.
Paul Wilcox, a widower who misplaced his spouse within the IRA bombing of the London’s Harrods shop, now a Police terrorist profiler, takes on a role in Australia as a expert to ASIO, Australia’s safeguard Intelligence corporation. he's teamed up with the attractive yet fiercely self sustaining Diane Martins and regardless of the stress among them, jointly they struggle to assist the Australian specialists realize that Australia is open to terrorist assaults.
It isn’t lengthy prior to Paul choices up Omar’s path and it speedy turns into a race to prevent him earlier than the protection of the general public is installed jeopardy. regardless of their own rivalries, Paul and Diane quickly locate that they've to discover how to interact in the event that they are going to avoid a catastrophe. throughout the twists and turns of the manhunt, they slowly develop into acutely aware that they have got a greater than expert admire for every other.

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Passage from Limbo by Herman Lloyd Bruebaker

By Herman Lloyd Bruebaker

Naval scientists trying out Operation Rainbow at the U.S.S ELRIDGE by no means knew the Germans additionally sought Albert Einstein’s unified box thought. Fifty years later a terrifying U-boat, the kid of Berlin’s failed trying out, is aggressively darting from a time window sinking ships. CIA agent Connie Morison is ordered to uncloak this hazard, yet first she needs to conquer striking competition. Refusing to unencumber their labeled records at the Philadelphia scan, the U.S. military sinisterly plots to prevent her investigations. The Coast shield covers up their rescue of survivors from a sunken British freighter. The Germans schemed to say this outlawed submarine from their Nazi period. Stormy climate over the North Atlantic and Norwegian Seas threatens to disrupt international weather stipulations. all through all of this she faces hostility and disbelief from her fellow investigators. Connie’s quest leads her into Nazi a dismal shadowy mystery that swallows anyone of their direction. homicide and deception was once universal on either side of the struggle.

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Vier Frauen und ein Scharlatan: Satirischer Esothriller by Eva S. Bernauer

By Eva S. Bernauer

Ein bisschen Chakrenmassage, ein bisschen Lichtarbeit, ein bisschen plaudern mit den Wesen der fünften measurement. Das Leben der vier Freundinnen verläuft in sanften, ganzheitlichen Bahnen. Dabei vertrauen sie voll und ganz auf die spirituelle Führung ihres "Meisters". Und auf die magischen Heilkugeln, die aus dem Amazonas-Urwald kommen, und denen die vier "Schwestern" zu einem Umsatzhöhenflug verhelfen. Eine Einladung zu einem Treffen mit dem Meister scheint der Höhepunkt ihres spirituellen Aufstiegs zu werden.
Doch dann gerät diese schöne Welt, in der das Universum Wünsche erfüllt nach und nach aus den Fugen. Und selbst die Heilkugeln spielen am Ende eine unheilvolle Rolle...
Beklemmend intestine recherchiert, schnörkellos in Szene gesetzt, mit beißendem Humor geschrieben.

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