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Bloody Passage
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Bad Actors (Slough House, #8)
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A Firing Offense
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Raven is an ugly man dedicated to ugly deeds. His cold-blooded killing of a European Minister of War is an act of violence with chilling repercussions, not just for Raven himself but for the nation as…
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The Double Game
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An extraordinary literary event, a major new novel by the PEN/Faulkner winner and acclaimed master: a sweeping, seductive, deeply moving story set in the years after World War II.

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Former CIA Agent George Mueller arrives in Havana in August 1958—the last months before the fall of Cuban dictator Fulgencio Batista—to look into the activities of Toby Graham, a CIA officer suspected…
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The Donut Legion
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Days without Number
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Michael Paleologus, retired archaeologist and supposed descendant of the last Emperors of Byzantium, lives alone in a remote and rambling house in Cornwall. His son, Nicholas, is summoned to resolve a…
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The Company
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Robert Littell does for the CIA what Mario Puzo did for the Mafia Robert Littell's The Company is an engrossing, multigenerational, wickedly nostalgic yet utterly entertaining and candid saga bringing…
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Yesterday's Spy
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Down Cemetery Road (The Oxford Investigations, #1)
CWA Gold Dagger winner Mick Herron's debut novel introduces Sarah Tucker, whose search for a missing child unravels a murderous conspiracy.

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Agent in Peril (The Wolf Pack Spies #2)
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To what lengths will the British go to smuggle a secret weapon into Nazi Germany? An unmissable Second World War thriller from bestseller Alex Gerlis.

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A Little White Death (Inspector Troy, #3)
The latest novel from the master spy novelist John Lawton follows Inspector Troy, now Scotland Yard’s chief detective, deep into a scandal reminiscent of the infamous Profumo affair.
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Agent in the Shadows (The Wolf Pack Spies #3)
June, 1943. In Lyon, the capital of the French resistance, a secret meeting is held under orders from General de Gaulle . The objective is to unite all resistance factions. The future of France is on …
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East of Suez, West of Charing Cross Road
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1963. While London is beginning to swing, George Horsfield has settled into a stultifying routine - pushing paperwork around at the War Office on behalf of the fading British Empire, then catching the…
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