Die Spionin

Author: Paulo Coelho

Publisher: Diogenes Verlag AG

ISBN: 3257607792

Category: Fiction

Page: 176

View: 4886

Wer ist die Frau hinter dem schillernden Mythos? Paulo Coelho schlüpft in ihre Haut und lässt sie in einem fiktiven, allerletzten Brief aus dem Gefängnis ihr außergewöhnliches Leben selbst erzählen: vom Mädchen Margaretha Zelle aus der holländischen Provinz zur exotischen Tänzerin Mata Hari, die nach ihren eigenen Vorstellungen lebte und liebte und so auf ihre Art zu einer der ersten Feministinnen wurde. Doch als der Erste Weltkrieg ausbricht, lässt sie sich auf ein gefährliches Doppelspiel ein.

Libby, the Spy

Author: Janet Blaylock

Publisher: Janet Blaylock

ISBN: 055704703X

Category:

Page: 40

View: 7238

This book is Libby, The Spy. Libby comes alive and talks to her friends, the other books, in the school library. She helps the librarian watch the children who come in to check out books. The main message of the book is to show children how to take care of their books.

The Spy

A Tale of the Neutral Ground

Author: James Fenimore Cooper

Publisher: The Floating Press

ISBN: 177545374X

Category: Fiction

Page: N.A

View: 4090

Looking for a stiff dose of seat-of-your-pants wartime action and adventure? Check out The Spy from American literary master James Fenimore Cooper. This extensively researched tale of the Revolutionary War focuses on the exploits of protagonist Harry Birch, who is passionately devoted to the cause of American independence but nonetheless finds himself falsely accused of treason.

The Spy

Isaac Bell #3

Author: Clive Cussler,Justin Scott

Publisher: Penguin UK

ISBN: 0718159640

Category: Fiction

Page: 480

View: 6863

The Spy is the third of Clive Cussler's brilliant historical thrillers. 1908, and American engineering geniuses are being killed off one by one . . . When a brilliant battleship gun engineer commits suicide, his disbelieving family turn to legendary Van Dorn Detective Agency. Quickly on the case, Isaac Bell establishes that the clues point not to suicide, but murder. So when further deaths connected to a top-secret project follow, Bell realizes that this is sabotage. With the world plunging towards war, it's clearly a spy at large. But which of the many foreign agents he has encountered is responsible? Or is there a more sinister explanation? In a blistering story featuring dreadnaught battleships and railroards, criminal gangs and beautiful women, The Spy is a breathtaking thriller that just happens to have at stake the fate of the world. Bestseller Clive Cussler - author of the Dirk Pitt novels Arctic Drift and Crescent Dawn - and co-author Justin Scott place hero Isaac Bell at the centre of a mysterious espionage conspiracy in the third novel of historical thriller series The Isaac Bell Adventures, The Spy. Praise for Clive Cussler: 'Cussler is hard to beat' Daily Mail 'The guy I read' Tom Clancy

The Spy

The Liar's Club

Author: Celeste Bradley

Publisher: St. Martin's Paperbacks

ISBN: 9781429901925

Category: Fiction

Page: 384

View: 553

James Cunnington has a pressing mission at hand: He must find the daughter of a missing code breaker for the Liar's Club, a man suspected of turning traitor for Napoleon. Time is of the utmost concern. While it is evident that his ward's new tutor has something to hide, James in unaware that the woman he seeks now resides under his very roof... Desperate and near destitute, Philippa Atwater must don gentleman's clothing to pass herself off as a scholarly young tutor. Her clever--if itchy--disguise allows her time to pursue her quest to find her father, ruthlessly abducted by French spies. Closely guarding the cryptic notebook he entrusted to her care, she sense danger all around her--even in the home of her roguishly handsome new employer, James Cunnington. Now Philippa is about to discover that the desire can be as lethal as a well-aimed bullet...

The Spy Who Came In from the Cold

Author: John le Carre

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 0743442539

Category: Fiction

Page: 224

View: 1609

Secret agent Leamas is on a mission in East Berlin, but he has doubts about the organization he serves.

The Spy

A Tale of the Neutral Ground

Author: James Fenimore Cooper

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category:

Page: 552

View: 6183

The Spy

Author: Andrew Gross

Publisher: Pan Macmillan

ISBN: 1509822275

Category: Fiction

Page: N.A

View: 7699

The Spy is a thrilling historical espionage story by the internationally bestselling author Andrew Gross. 'Overwhelming, immersive, suspenseful' - Lee Child FEAR It is 1943, and the Nazis’ stranglehold over Europe is starting to loosen. In a corner of Norway, work is underway at a remote mountain factory to alter that course . . . HEROISM Kurt Nordstrum is a courageous fighter who has lost everything. His fiancée. His unit. His cause. When Kurt learns of the Nazis’ atomic research in his homeland, he teams up with a group of patriotic fighters, driven by one goal: to disrupt activity at the heavily guarded factory. HEART Nordstrum must pull off the impossible if his team is to succeed. But in doing so, he must put the safety of one person at risk – the one he sees a life with. How far is he prepared to go, and how much is he willing to sacrifice? The Spy was previously published as The Saboteur.

Harriet the Spy: 50th Anniversary Edition

Author: Louise Fitzhugh

Publisher: Delacorte Books for Young Readers

ISBN: 0385376650

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 368

View: 5989

This special 50th Anniversary Edition of the classic and ground-breaking coming-of-age novel, Harriet the Spy, includes tributes by Judy Blume, Meg Cabot, Lois Lowry, Rebecca Stead, and many more, as well as a map of Harriet's New York City neighborhood and spy route and original author/editor correspondence. Using her keen observation skills, 11-year-old Harriet M. Welsch writes down in her notebook what she considers the truth about everyone in and around her New York City neighborhood. When she loses track of her notebook, it ends up in the wrong hands, and before she can stop them, her friends read the sometimes awful things she's observed and written about each of them. How can Harriet find a way to keep her integrity and also put her life and her friendships back together? “I don’t know of a better novel about the costs and rewards of being a truth teller, nor of any book that made more readers of my generation want to become fiction writers. I love the story of Harriet so much I feel as if I lived it.” —Jonathan Franzen, author of Freedom and The Corrections From the Hardcover edition.

The spy from Israel

Author: Ben Dan

Publisher: Vallentine Mitchell

ISBN: N.A

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 212

View: 6728

Rescued By the Spy

Author: Laura A. Barnes

Publisher: Lulu.com

ISBN: 1387694340

Category:

Page: 218

View: 6182

Haunted by the man who murdered her family, Raina LeClair must always be two steps ahead of her sworn enemy through disguise and espionage. When her newest masquerade lands her back in the hands of the man she had previously kidnapped, she is awakened to the pleasure of his touch. Can she learn to trust the man who she once betrayed or will her obsession for revenge own her heart forever? Kidnapped and left for dead, Charles Mallory is always two steps behind in the quest to find his lady kidnapper. Discouraged, Charles turns his attention to a treason plot that is threatening his beloved England. Only to discover the lady who not only held him hostage, but stole his heart, mixed up in the crossfire. Unable to persuade her of the danger she is truly in, Charles resorts to kidnapping her to his family's cottage. There they learn the true threat lies within their passion for each other. Can he convince her of the love in his heart or will he be left destroyed by this lady once more?

The Spy Story

Author: John G. Cawelti,Bruce A. Rosenberg

Publisher: University of Chicago Press

ISBN: 9780226098685

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 259

View: 7779

Traces the history of the spy story, explains why it has becomeso popular, and examines the works of Buchan, Ambler, Greene, Fleming, and Le Carre

The Spy

Author: Paulo Coelho

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 1473538742

Category: Fiction

Page: 208

View: 8516

'Beautifully written and gripping'. Sunday Mirror When Mata Hari arrived in Paris she was penniless. Soon she was feted as the most elegant woman in the city. A dancer who shocked and delighted audiences, as a confidante and courtesan she bewitched the era’s richest and most powerful men. But as paranoia consumed a country at war, Mata Hari’s lifestyle brought her under suspicion. In 1917 she was arrested in her hotel room on the Champs Elysees and accused of espionage. Told in Mata Hari's voice through her final letter, The Spy is the unforgettable story of a woman who dared to break the conventions of her time, and paid the price.

Harriet the Spy

Author: Louise Fitzhugh

Publisher: Yearling

ISBN: 0307420965

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 320

View: 6252

Harriet M. Welsch is a spy. In her notebook, she writes down everything she knows about everyone, even her classmates and her best friends. Then Harriet loses track of her notebook, and it ends up in the wrong hands. Before she can stop them, her friends have read the always truthful, sometimes awful things she’s written about each of them. Will Harriet find a way to put her life and her friendships back together?

Year of the Spy

1943

Author: Barbara Hickey

Publisher: Long Dash Pub

ISBN: 9781598990164

Category: Fiction

Page: 300

View: 1929

This is a novel set in New Jersey during World War 2. Boys and girls enjoy a fast-moving and humorous spy hunt. Even adults get a real taste of what it was like in 1943 in a part of America.

Fixing the Spy Machine

Preparing American Intelligence for the Twenty-first Century

Author: Arthur S. Hulnick

Publisher: ABC-CLIO

ISBN: 9780275966539

Category: History

Page: 222

View: 5292

A post Cold War look at the U.S. intelligence system that examines the arcane world of spying, the intricacies of intelligence analysis, the positive and negative aspects of secret operations, and defenses against terrorism and industrial espionage.

The Spy

Author: James Phelan

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 1472127145

Category: Fiction

Page: 304

View: 2332

'Jed Walker is right there in Reacher's rear-view mirror.' Lee Child, international bestselling author. Jed Walker is the man you want watching your back. A sinister group - code-named Zodiac - has launched devastating global attacks. Twelve targets across the world, twelve code-named missions. Operating distinct sleeper cells, they are the ultimate terrorist organisation, watching and waiting for a precise attack to activate the next group. It is a frightening and deadly efficient way to stay one step ahead. And cause the most chaos. For ex-CIA operative Jed Walker, chaos is his profession. On the outer, burned by his former agency, he is determined to clear his name. Stopping Zodiac is the only way. Desperate to catch the killers and find the mastermind, he can't afford to lose the next lead, but that means that sometimes the terrorists have to win. Ultimately, it all comes down to Walker: he's the only one who can break the chain and put the group to sleep . . . permanently. It's exactly eighty-one hours until deadline. Praise for James Phelan: 'James Phelan has produced a big, juicy, rollicking tale in the spirit of Robert Ludlum. We haven't seen an international thriller like this for a long time' Jeffery Deaver 'A fast and furious ride through a complicated maze of timely political intrigue. James Phelan has earned a new avid fan' Steve Berry 'A corker ... Phelan writes in swift, gritty prose, never wasting a word. An espionage novel with grunt.' Sydney Morning Herald

The Spy

Author: Richard Harding Davis

Publisher: Read Books Ltd

ISBN: 1473396743

Category: Fiction

Page: 34

View: 2716

This early work by Richard Harding Davis was originally published in the early 20th century and we are now republishing it with a brand new introductory biography. 'The Spy' is a short story of espionage and intrigue. Davis attended Lehigh University and Johns Hopkins University, but was asked to leave both due to neglecting his studies in favour socialising. During the Second Boer War in South Africa, Davis was a leading correspondent of the conflict. He saw the war first-hand from both parties perspectives and documented it in his publication 'With Both Armies' (1900). He wrote widely from locations such as the Caribbean, Central America, and even from the perspective of the Japanese forces during the Russo-Japanese War. Davis died following a heart attack on 11th April, 1916, at the age of 51.

Kelsey the Spy

Author: Linda J Singleton

Publisher: Open Road Media

ISBN: 1504031792

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 256

View: 9706

Kelsey can’t resist collecting secrets in her spy notebook—just like her hero, Harriet the Spy. When she learns Leo has been hiding something from the group, she writes his secret in her notebook as well. But Kelsey accidentally brings her Notebook of Secrets to school and loses it. Everything she’s collected about classmates, friends, and family could be released into the world! When she receives a ransom note, she tries to solve the mystery on her own but soon realizes she needs everyone in the Curious Cat Spy Club to rescue the notebook, help a homesick 130-year-old Aldabra tortoise, and unmask a thief. A surprise ending changes Kelsey’s life in a way she never imagined.