If you like Red Sparrow by Jason Matthews

If you like Red Sparrow by Jason Matthews

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Red Sparrow by Jason Matthews
Drafted against her will to serve the regime of Vladimir Putin as an intelligence seductress, Dominika Egorova engages in a charged effort of deception and tradecraft with first-tour CIA officer Nathaniel Nash before a forbidden attraction threatens their careers. (catalog summary)
 
Read the second book in the Red Sparrow trilogy, Palace of Treason. The third, The Kremlin's Candidate, is to be published on February 13, 2018.
 
Red Sparrow is an upcoming American spy thriller film directed by Francis Lawrence, based on the book of the same name, written by Jason Matthews. The film tells about the Russian intelligence officer Dominika Egorova and CIA agent Nathaniel Nash, the American mole in Russia, whom she should expose. The film stars Jennifer Lawrence, Joel Edgerton, Matthias Schoenaerts, Charlotte Rampling, Mary-Louise Parker, and Jeremy Irons. It is scheduled to be released on March 2, 2018. See the trailer here.


The Blind Spy by Alex Dryden


The Blind Spy
 by Alex Dryden
Russia's attempts to destabilize Ukraine's fledgling democracy are countered by Cougar—a private intelligence company enlisted by the CIA—in whose employ ex-KGB officer Anna Resnikov risks danger to rid her homeland of a resurgence of Russian influence. (catalog summary)


 



Cold Shot by Mark Henshaw


Cold Shot
 by Mark Henshaw

This ingenious thriller follows two CIA analysts on the hunt for a dangerous Iranian nuclear scientist hell-bent on building a bomb right on America's doorstep. (catalog summary)




 


Dead Lions by Mick HerronDead Lions by Mick Herron
London's Slough House is where disgraced MI5 spies go to while away what's left of their washed-up careers. Maybe they messed up an op badly and can't be trusted anymore. Maybe they got in the way of an ambitious colleague and had the rug yanked out from under them. Maybe they just got too dependent on the bottle—not unusual in this line of work. But they have one thing in common: they all want to be back in the action. And they'll do anything to get there—even if it means cooperating with one another. Now they have a chance at redemption. An old Cold War-era spy is found dead on a bus outside Oxford, far from his usual haunts. Slough House's head honcho, the despicable, irascible Jackson Lamb, is convinced Dickie Bow was murdered. As the agents dig into the circumstances, they uncover a shadowy tangle of ancient Cold War secrets that seem to lead back to a man named Alexander Popov, who is either a Soviet bogeyman or the most dangerous man in the world. How many more people have to die to keep those secrets buried? (catalog summary)
 



The Fall of Moscow Station: A Novel by Mark Henshaw


The Fall of Moscow Station: A Novel
by Mark Henshaw

When the Moscow Station is left in ruins after a major intelligence breach, CIA analyst Jonathan Burke and agent Kyra Stryker are fast on the trail of Alden Maines, an upper-level CIA officer whose defection coincides with the murder of the director of Russias Foundation for Advanced Nuclear Research. (catalog summary)


 



Gorky Park: A Novel by Martin Cruz Smith

Gorky Park: A Novel
by Martin Cruz Smith

A triple murder in a Moscow amusement center: three corpses found frozen in the snow, faces, and fingers missing. Chief homicide investigator Arkady Renko is brilliant, sensitive, honest, and cynical about everything except his profession. To identify the victims and uncover the truth, he must battle the KGB, FBI, and the New York City police as he pursues a rich, ruthless, and well-connected American fur dealer. Meanwhile, Renko is falling in love with a beautiful, headstrong dissident for whom he may risk everything. (catalog summary)

 



The Miernik Dossier by Charles McCarry


The Miernik Dossier
by Charles McCarry

A small group of international agents embarks on a car trip from Switzerland to the Sudan, a journey marked by the actions of one of the travelers, who might be the leader of a terrorist group responsible for starting the Cold War. (catalog summary)



 



Night Heron by Adam Brookes


Night Heron
by Adam Brookes

Former British spy Peanut reaches out to his one-time MI6 paymasters via crusading journalist Philip Mangan, offering military secrets in return for extraction from Beijing. (catalog summary)



 



Patriot by Ted Bell
Patriot
by Ted Bell

In corrupt Russia, an erratic Vladimir Putin is determined to forge his country into a formidable superpower once again. He intends to redraw the map of Europe and will go to impossible extremes to realize his fantasies—including shooting down a civilian airliner packed with tourists bound for China. Kremlin scientists have developed a radical new weapon that could forever alter modern warfare. NATO, locked in a tense standoff over Ukraine, Poland, and Estonia, knows Putin will not hesitate to use it. But there is one man who can bring the world back from the brink: Britain's foremost intelligence asset, Lord Alexander Hawke. (catalog summary)

 



The Patriots: A Novel by Sana Krasikov
The Patriots: A Novel
by Sana Krasikov

When the Great Depression hits, Florence Fein leaves Brooklyn College for what appears to be a plum job in Moscow—and the promise of love and independence. But once in Russia, she quickly becomes entangled in a country she can't escape. Many years later, Florence's son, Julian, will make the opposite journey, immigrating back to the United States. His work in the oil industry takes him on frequent visits to Moscow, and when he learns that Florence's KGB file has been opened, he arranges a business trip to uncover the truth about his mother, and to convince his son, Lenny, who is trying to make his fortune in the new Russia, to return home. What he discovers is both chilling and heartbreaking: an untold story of what happened to a generation of Americans abandoned by their country. (catalog summary)