Spy Thriller

Spy fiction, a genre of literature involving espionage as an important context or plot device, emerged in the early twentieth century, inspired by rivalries and intrigues between the major powers, and the establishment of modern intelligence agencies. It was given new impetus by the development of fascism and communism in the lead-up to World War 2, continued to develop during the Cold War, and received a fresh impetus from the emergence of rogue states, international criminal organizations, Muslim fundamentalism, global terrorist networks, maritime piracy and technological sabotage and espion ...more

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The Fox
Red War (Mitch Rapp, #17)
The Spy and the Traitor: The Greatest Espionage Story of the Cold War
Red War (Mitch Rapp, #17)
The Fox
The Other Woman (Gabriel Allon, #18)
Hard Road (Jon Reznick, #1)
Hard Kill (Jon Reznick, #2)
End Game (Will Robie, #5)
To Die in Vienna
Red Sparrow (Red Sparrow Trilogy, #1)
Need to Know
The Spy and the Traitor: The Greatest Espionage Story of the Cold War
Forever and a Day
Flash
The Escape (John Puller, #3)
The Traitor's Story
A Legacy of Spies
The Bourne Identity (Jason Bourne, #1)
Casino Royale (James Bond, #1)
Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy (The Karla Trilogy, #1)
The Spy Who Came In from the Cold
American Assassin (Mitch Rapp, #1)
The Hunt for Red October (Jack Ryan Universe, #4)
The Bourne Supremacy (Jason Bourne, #2)
The Kill Artist (Gabriel Allon, #1)
Transfer of Power (Mitch Rapp, #3)
Red Sparrow (Red Sparrow Trilogy, #1)
The Third Option (Mitch Rapp, #4)
The Day of the Jackal
Eye of the Needle
Patriot Games (Jack Ryan, #1; Jack Ryan Universe, #2)
Executive Power (Mitch Rapp, #6)
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Graeme Shimmin
I don't like killing, but I'm good at it. Murder isn't so bad from a distance, just shapes popping up in my scope. Close-up work though - a garrotte around a target's neck or a knife in their heart - it's not for me. Too much empathy, that's my problem. Usually. But not today. Today is different . . .
Graeme Shimmin, A Kill in the Morning

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