By William Christie
"[A] panoramic, shrewdpermanent, highly relaxing thriller"—The long island instances e-book Review
“A unmarried spy—in the best position and on the correct moment—may swap the process history.”
Alexsi Ivanovich Smirnov, an orphan and a thief, has been dwelling through his wits and surviving less than the ever-watchful eye of the Soviet approach until eventually his success ultimately runs out. In 1936, on the age of sixteen, Alexsi is stuck by means of the NKVD and transported to Moscow. There, within the infamous headquarters of the key police, he's given a call: be taught and inserted as a undercover agent into Nazi Germany lower than the id of his most sensible buddy, the lengthy misplaced nephew of a excessive score Nazi professional, or disappear eternally within the basement of the Lubyanka. For Alexsi, it’s no selection in any respect.
Over the process the following seven years, Alexsi has to dwell his position, that of the committed nephew of a excessive Nazi reliable, and eventually works for the mythical German spymaster Wilhelm Canaris as an intelligence agent within the Abwehr. all of the whereas, appearing as a double agent—reporting again to the NKVD and keeping off detection through the Gestapo. Trapped among the implacable forces of 2 of the main infamous dictatorships in background, and actually unswerving to no one yet himself, Alexsi’s target is still the same—survival.
In 1943, Alexsi is selected via the Gestapo to spearhead the most determined operations of the war—to infiltrate the location of the impending Tehran convention among Churchill, Roosevelt, and Stalin, and set them as much as be assassinated. For Alexsi, it’s the instant of fact; for the remainder of the realm, the longer term is at stake.
Read or Download A Single Spy PDF
Best espionage thrillers books
Synopsis:Upon the demise of Will O’Brien’s grandfather, who raised him from infancy, Will discovers a press clipping from 1974. It describes the airplane crash loss of life of his mom and dad and a child with Will’s identify. So who's Will O’Brien and why does he have somebody else’s identify? In Will’s quest for solutions, he learns that not just have been his grandparents grasp spies for the CIA, yet his father labored for the Russian govt.
Whereas traveling within the Virgin Islands in early 1962, CIA secret agent Nick Temple stumbles throughout a plot through the Soviet Union to strengthen and installation a vaccine-resistant pressure of polio within the American heartland. because the whole American executive concentrates at the simultaneous possibility of nuclear palms being deployed in Cuba, Nick and his small group of devoted brokers are left to thwart the worst organic assault within the historical past of mankind on their lonesome.
Eine große Erbschaft versetzt James Bond in die Lage, endlich seine verhasste Stelle beim mystery provider zu kündigen und sich zusammen mit der zauberhaften Computerspezialistin Persephone "Percy" Proud dem süßen Leben in Monte Carlo hinzugeben. Zudem bietet er seine Dienste auf dem freien Markt an und hat schon bald den ersten Interessenten: seinen alten Erzfeind SPECTRE.
Par le biais de ce roman haletant, Béatrice Pouyanne remonte le temps en brossant le portrait en clair obscur d'une femme aussi volontaire qu'ambivalente.
- Insospettabili (Italian Edition)
- The Photograph
- Nuestro juego (Planeta Internacional) (Spanish Edition)
- Asesino de muertos (Spanish Edition)
- La farfalla nell'uragano (Heartland) (Italian Edition)
- Eine kleine Stadt in Deutschland: Roman (German Edition)
Additional resources for A Single Spy
A Single Spy by William Christie