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Musaicum Books presents to you this unique collection, designed and formatted to the highest digital standards and adjusted for readability on all devices. The World's Greatest Military Spies and Secret Service Agents (George Barton) My Adventures as a Spy (Robert Baden-Powell) Novels: John Buchan: The 39 Steps Greenmantle Mr Standfast The Three Hostages The Island of Sheep The Courts of the Morning The Green Wildebeest Huntingtower Castle Gay The House of the Four Winds The Power-House John Macnab The Dancing Floor The Gap in the Curtain Sick Heart River Sing a Song of Sixpence E. Phillips Oppenheim: The Spy Paramount The Great Impersonation Last Train Out The Double Traitor Havoc The Spymaster Ambrose Lavendale, Diplomat The Vanished Messenger The Dumb Gods Speak The Pawns Court The Box With Broken Seals The Devil's Paw The Bird of Paradise The Zeppelin's Passenger The Kingdom of the Blind The Illustrious Prince The Lost Ambassador Mysterious Mr. Sabin The Betrayal The Colossus of Arcadia Erskine Childers: The Riddle of the Sands Joseph Conrad: The Secret Agent John R. Coryell: The Great Spy System William Le Queux: The Great War in England in 1897 The Invasion of 1910 Whoso Findeth a Wife Of Royal Blood Her Majesty's Minister The Under-Secretary The Czar's Spy Spies of the Kaiser The Price of Power Her Royal Highness At the Sign of the Sword Number 70, Berlin The Way to Win The Zeppelin Destroyer Sant of the Secret Service Fred M. White: The Romance of the Secret Service Fund By Woman's Wit The Mazaroff Rifle In the Express The Almedi Concession The Other Side of the Chess-Board Three of Them Robert W. Chambers: In Secret The Dark Star The Slayer of Souls The Flaming Jewel James Fenimore Cooper: The Spy: A Tale of the Neutral Ground Arthur Conan Doyle: His Last Bow Talbot Mundy: Jimgrim and Allah's Peace The Iblis at Ludd The Lion of Petra The Woman Ayisha Affair in Araby A Secret Society Moses and Mrs. Aintree The Mystery of Khufu's Tomb
Read the book that started it all... When an act of treason leaves Justin and his Arctic team stranded on the ice, they must fight for survival in a deadly battle at the top of the world. Demoted and demoralized Canadian assassin Justin Hall is desperate to return to field operations. When the agency learns about a potential enemy incursion in the Arctic, he volunteers for the mission. Tried and tested as never before, not knowing the enemy within, he’s entangled in a devious treasonous plot… Betrayed, disarmed, and left for dead, how will Justin save himself and his country? *Canadian Assassin, Justin Hall Book One, was previously published as Arctic Wargame. Reviews ★★★★★ “A riveting thriller packed with a lot of action” (Larry Bond). ★★★★★ “Ethan Jones has created an interesting story with intriguing characters and a compelling plot. It's well-paced and it's easy to get lost in this world of the Canadian Intelligence Service.” ★★★★★ “This book was an absolute blast to read! Once I started it, I couldn't put it down.” ★★★★★ “Canadian Assassin is a first-rate contemporary international thriller.” ★★★★★ “HIGHLY RECOMMENDED!” The Justin Hall Series Canadian Assassin is the first novel in this best-selling series with hundreds of five-star reviews and thousands of sales and downloads. Each book is a self-contained story without cliffhangers and can be enjoyed on its own. If you like Baldacci, Thor, or Flynn, you’ll love Canadian Assassin. An adrenaline-drenched chilling spy thriller filled with action, suspense and betrayal. Enjoy the book that started the Justin Hall best-selling espionage series. Scroll up and enjoy this epic adventure now! For thriller assassinations conspiracies crime espionage military political psychological technothrillers terrorism suspense Arctic spy international intrigue adrenaline blood war action spies shooting revenge hostage ransom kidnapping security Justin Hall Carrie O’Connor CIA secret agent agents operatives clandestine covert mission asset assets affairs Russia FSB explosion Canada fans.
This carefully crafted ebook: “CRIME COLLECTION: Spy Thrillers, Murder Mysteries & Detective Novels of Frederic Arnold Kummer” is formatted for your eReader with a functional and detailed table of contents. Frederic Arnold Kummer (1873-1943) was an American author, playwright and screen writer. He wrote in various genres including spy and international mysteries, detective novels, romances and non-fiction. Under the pseudonym Arnold Fredericks he wrote a series of mysteries featuring the detective Richard Duvall. Table of Contents: “The Film of Fear” - A detective novel centers around the early years of the film industry, features the young and beautiful film star, Ruth Morton. After receiving messages and threats of death and violence, the great detective Richard Duvall is hired to investigate the case. “The Ivory Snuff Box” - a small box of ivory for holding snuff, with no real value, has been stolen from the French ambassador. Detective Duvall is ordered to travel back to London emergently, and recover the snuff box at all costs. “The Blue Lights” - an American millionaire's son has been kidnapped in Paris. They want desperately to include detective Duvall in the investigation. “The Green God” “The Brute” “The Web” “The First Days of Man”
Enjoy the first three electrifying spy thrillers in the Justin Hall series from Ethan Jones, the master of international intrigue and bestselling writer. Meet Justin Hall, a deadly covert assassin working for the Canadian Intelligence Service. He never listened at home; or at school… Why would anyone think he’d listen now? But no one’s better at getting the job done. Justin serves alongside his red-tape ripping partner Carrie O’Conner, and together they’ll stop at nothing to make sure justice is done. Dispatched to execute near-impossible missions with no time, no back-up, and no options. If you love adrenaline-drenched, heart-pounding suspense, you need Justin Hall… Canadian Assassin When an act of treason leaves Justin and his Arctic team stranded on the ice, they must fight for survival in a deadly battle at the top of the world. Demoted and demoralized Canadian assassin Justin Hall is desperate to return to field operations. When the agency learns about a potential enemy incursion in the Arctic, he volunteers for the mission. Tried and tested as never before, not knowing the enemy within, he’s entangled in a devious treasonous plot… Betrayed, disarmed, and left for dead, how will Justin save himself and his country? *Canadian Assassin, Justin Hall Book One, was previously published as Arctic Wargame. Tripoli’s Target How can they stop an assassination if they’re protecting the wrong man? Justin Hall and Carrie O'Connor are Canadian Intelligence Service elite operatives in North Africa hot on the trail of an assassination plot. The intelligence comes from a questionable source, swearing the target is the US president. Suspicions point to a powerful terrorist group bankrolled by an untouchable Saudi prince. What's worse, Justin and Carrie discover something is crucially wrong and need an ingenious solution. Can they stop the Saudi prince, dismantle the plot, and save the life of Tripoli's target? Iranian Protocol Betrayed by one of your own… When the defection of an Iranian nuclear scientist is compromised, CIS spymaster Justin Hall suspects this was an inside job. Unsure who he can trust within his agency, he begins a dangerous game, and soon becomes ensnared in a web of lies and deceit. When a piece of intelligence points to his former boss, Justin is left with no other choice but to go rogue, forging alliances with a sinister Russian oligarch and Yemeni insurgents. How will Justin find out who has put the entire agency in jeopardy and is working with the enemy, when they anticipate his every move? Reviews ★★★★★ “I like the way Ethan writes. Excitement on every page! Give me more!” ★★★★★ “Relatable characters. Intense action...” ★★★★★ “A non-stop, roller-coaster ride of firefights, explosions, and traitors.” ★★★★★ “Move over Flynn, Child, and Thor, you have a new neighbor. Very enjoyable reads.” ★★★★★ “Justin Hall is part Bond, part Bourne, and all action.” In the vein of Vince Flynn and John le Carre, with clean, explosive plots, and guaranteed non-stop action. Scroll up, click, and join Justin Hall as he embarks on his heart-stopping international missions that will leave you breathless.
This carefully crafted ebook: "The Complete Novels of John Buchan: 25+ Spy Classics, Thrillers & Adventure Novels in One Premium Edition (Unabridged)" is formatted for your eReader with a functional and detailed table of contents: Richard Hannay Series The Thirty-Nine Steps Greenmantle Mr Standfast The Three Hostages The Island of Sheep, or The Man from the Norlands Dickson McCunn and the 'Gorbals Die-hards' Series Huntingtower Castle Gay The House of the Four Winds Sir Edward Leithen Series The Power-House John Macnab The Dancing Floor, or The Goddess from the Shades The Gap in the Curtain Sick Heart River, or Mountain Meadow Other Novels Sir Quixote of the Moors John Burnet of Barns A Lost Lady of Old Years The Half-Hearted A Lodge in the Wilderness Prester John Salute to Adventurers The Path of the King Midwinter Witch Wood The Blanket of the Dark A Prince of the Captivity The Free Fishers The Magic Walking Stick The Courts of the Morning Autobiography & Biography of John Buchan Memory Hold-the-door (Autobiography) Unforgettable, Unforgotten by Anna M. Buchan John Buchan (1875-1940) was a Scottish novelist and historian and also served as Canada's Governor General. His 100 works include nearly thirty novels, seven collections of short stories and biographies. But, the most famous of his books were the adventure and spy thrillers, most notably The Thirty-Nine Steps, and it is for these that he is now best remembered.
When friends betray you, turn to your enemies... After a brush with death in his recent operation and news of a devastating personal tragedy, spymaster Javin Pierce struggles to keep focus. With no time to recover, he’s sent on his next mission: stop a nuclear scientist helping Iran develop an atomic bomb, without leaving a trace. On top of this, he’s ordered to partner with the same Mossad operative who tried to kill him. Twice. The closer the odd team gets to the truth, the more they realize their own friends have betrayed them. With nowhere to turn but to his sworn enemies, Javin must forge an alliance that comes at a terrible cost. The final blow: His partner is kidnapped; the fight becomes personal. Alone, betrayed, and with more than his own life on the line, will Javin be able to save his partner and prevent an all-out war between Iran and the United States? Start reading now and enjoy Deception, the latest explosive spy thriller, in the clean, heart-pounding Javin Pierce series that will leave you begging for more... Reviews “The ending blew me away…” “Another great story.” “What an ending!” “Perfect!” “Ethan has yet again produced a fantastically up-to-date and very relevant, book. I'm not sure how Ethan manages to bring such plot lines to his writings but it's as though he has an inside line to all the major intelligence agencies.” “As always, the book is very well paced with the action and tension coming 'thick and fast'.” The Javin Pierce Spy Thriller Series Ethan Jones brings you Deception, the sixth novel in this best-selling series with hundreds of five-star reviews and thousands of sales and downloads. The next book Counterblow is ready for pre-order now and will be released May 28th. So you can be assured the jaw-dropping, adrenaline-drenched mission will continue with a very satisfying conclusion. An impossible-to-put-down, action-filled adventure, that will keep you on the edge of your seat and confirms Ethan Jones’ place as a spy fiction master. If you like page-turning, high-stakes, heart-pounding thrillers in the tradition of Clancy, Flynn, Child or Fleming, you will love Deception. Scroll up, click and get lost in the fast-paced world of Javin Pierce now!
They’re tracking you… Back into service after going rogue, Javin Pierce and his partner Claudia are working with the Chinese intelligence agency to discover a traitor among their ranks. Paired with a team they can’t trust, the agents are facing a crafty hacker that moves in the darkest shadows of cyberspace. As Javin and Claudia get closer to discovering the traitor’s identity, they realize this is only the beginning… As they now go head-to-head against a man determined to sacrifice all others to save himself, how will Javin and Claudia outwit the hacker and bring down the traitor posing as a patriot? Reviews ★★★★★"The twists and turns, ups and downs, wow. It was awesome." ★★★★★"I am blown away!" ★★★★★ “Once I started, I couldn’t put it down.” ★★★★★ “Interception is yet another roller coaster ride for our hero, full of action that will keep the reader glued to the novel. A must read for fans of this series. Ethan Jones does not disappoint in this book.” ★★★★★ “These books get better and better with each story. Read this one in one sitting…” ★★★★★ “As always there is an exceptional cast of characters, so much action you’ll be worn out and an awesome story line so intriguing you won’t be able to put this book down.” The Javin Pierce Spy Thriller Series Ethan Jones, Amazon bestselling author of the Justin Hall and Javin Pierce spy series, brings you Interception, the fifth novel in this best-selling series with hundreds of five-star reviews and thousands of sales and downloads. Each book is a clean, self-contained story without cliffhangers and can be enjoyed on its own. An impossible-to-put-down, adrenaline-filled adventure, that will leave you breathless and confirms Ethan Jones’ place as a spy fiction master. Scroll up, click and get lost in the adrenaline-drenched world of Javin Pierce now!
William Le Queux (1864-1927) was a famous and incredibly visionary writer who wrote in the genres of mystery, thriller, and espionage - in the years leading up to World War I. His best-known works are the invasion thrillers "The Great War in England in 1897” and the anti-German invasion fantasy "The Invasion of 1910.” – all written before the war… Novels The Great War in England in 1897 The Invasion of 1910 Guilty Bonds Zoraida The Temptress The Great White Queen Devil's Dice Whoso Findeth a Wife The Eye of Istar If Sinners Entice Thee The Bond of Black The Day of Temptation The Veiled Man The Wiles of the Wicked An Eye for an Eye In White Raiment Of Royal Blood Her Majesty's Minister The Under-Secretary The Seven Secrets As We Forgive Them The Sign of the Stranger The Hunchback of Westminster The Closed Book The Czar's Spy Behind the Throne The Pauper of Park Lane The Mysterious Mr. Miller Whatsoever a Man Soweth The Great Court Scandal The Lady in the Car The House of Whispers The Red Room Spies of the Kaiser The Great God Gold (Treasure of Israel) Hushed Up! A Mystery of London The Death-Doctor The Lost Million The Price of Power Her Royal Highness The White Lie The Four Faces The Sign of Silence The Mysterious Three At the Sign of the Sword The Mystery of the Green Ray Number 70, Berlin The Way to Win The Broken Thread The Place of Dragons The Zeppelin Destroyer Sant of the Secret Service The Stolen Statesman The Doctor of Pimlico Whither Thou Goest The Intriguers The Red Widow (The Death-Dealers of London) Mademoiselle of Monte Carlo This House to Let The Golden Face The Stretton Street Affair The Voice from the Void Short Story Collections Stolen Souls The Count's Chauffeur The Bomb-Makers The Gay Triangle
There’s no such thing as friendly fire… Set-up and wounded, CIS spymaster Javin Pierce is determined to send a message to the Mossad agents who betrayed him and tried to destroy his team. They escaped justice, but CIS has moved on… Javin hasn’t. Short on official options, Javin partners with a Russian SVR agent to ensure Mossad pays. The deal might cost him his life, but he cannot rest until he has made his enemies pay. But can he fight a single-handed war with Mossad? And is revenge something worth losing everything? Now more than ever, Javin has to complete this unsanctioned mission … all without leaving a trace. Counterblow is the bombshell conclusion to Javin’s jaw-dropping, adrenaline-drenched mission that will keep you compulsively turning the pages for a satisfying finale… Reviews ★★★★★ “Full of suspense and nail-biting action. If you like espionage and suspense you will love Ethan Jones’ books.” ★★★★★ “Ethan should be in the same category as Brad Thor, Vince Flynn and James Rollins. If you have not read all of the series… you are missing out on some good reads.” ★★★★★ “A great fast paced thrill ride... another five star book.” ★★★★★ “Within months of an actual world event, Ethan manages to work the event into the plot, and not just as some side thought but an applicable reference and use. It's great to see an author that responsive and that quick at cranking out material. … Pick a series and start enjoying immediately.” ★★★★★ “… as always, you have a winner, a fantastic story… The Javin Pierce Spy Thriller Series Ethan Jones brings you Counterblow, the seventh novel in this best-selling series with hundreds of five-star reviews and thousands of sales and downloads. It’s an impossible-to-put-down, action-filled adventure. Counterblow will keep you on the edge of your seat and confirms Ethan Jones’ place as a spy fiction master. Scroll up, click and get lost in the fast-paced world of Javin Pierce now!
This carefully edited collection has been designed and formatted to the highest digital standards and adjusted for readability on all devices. Table of Contents: Novels The Thirty-nine Steps Greenmantle Mr Standfast Huntingtower The Power-House Sir Quixote of the Moors John Burnet of Barns Grey Weather A Lost Lady of Old Years The Half-Hearted A Lodge in the Wilderness Prester John Salute to Adventurers The Path of the King Short Stories Grey Weather The Moon Endureth: Tales The Far Islands Fountainblue The King of Ypres The Keeper of Cademuir No-Man's-Land Basilissa The Watcher by the Threshold The Outgoing of the Tide A Journey of Little Profit The Grove of Ashtaroth Space Fullcircle The Company of the Marjolaine At the Rising of the Waters At the Article of Death Comedy in the Full Moon 'Divus' Johnston Politics and the Mayfly Poetry To the Adventurous Spirit of the North The Pilgrim Fathers: The Newdigate Prize Poem The Ballad for Grey Weather I The Ballad for Grey Weather II The Moon Endureth: Fancies Poems, Scots and English Th' Immortal Wanderer Youth I ("Angel of love and light and truth") Spirit of Art I ("I change not. I am old as Time") Youth II ("Angel, that heart I seek to know") Spirit of Art II ("On mountain lawns, in meads of spring") "Oh, if my love were sailor-bred" "A' are gane, the gude, the kindly" War & Other Writings The Battle of Jutland The Battle of the Somme, First Phase The Battle of the Somme, Second Phase Nelson's History of the War Volume I-V ... John Buchan (1875-1940) was a Scottish novelist and historian and also served as Canada's Governor General. His 100 works include nearly thirty novels, seven collections of short stories and biographies. But, the most famous of his books were the adventure and spy thrillers.
Betrayed by one of your own… When the defection of an Iranian nuclear scientist is compromised, CIS spymaster Justin Hall suspects this was an inside job. Unsure who he can trust within his agency, he begins a dangerous game, and soon becomes ensnared in a web of lies and deceit. When a piece of intelligence points to his former boss, Justin is left with no other choice but to go rogue, forging alliances with a sinister Russian oligarch and Yemeni insurgents. How will Justin find out who has put the entire agency in jeopardy and is working with the enemy, when they anticipate his every move? Reviews ★★★★★ “I can honestly say that not only is the character one of the best, but the author, Ethan Jones is becoming one of the best writers in this genus.” ★★★★★ “Iranian Protocol is a thriller that reaches out and grabs you by the throat. And that’s just the prologue.” “It read authentic, real and compelling . . . a story that was both hardboiled yet believable.” –ANDREW KAPLAN, bestselling author “I’ve enjoyed all the Justin Hall thrillers, but I have to say, they just keep getting better.” –MARC CAMERON, New York Times bestselling author The Justin Hall Series Iranian Protocol is the third novel in this best-selling series with hundreds of five-star reviews and thousands of sales and downloads. Each book is a self-contained clean story without cliffhangers and can be enjoyed on its own. The only edge-of-your-seat action and adventure series with terrorist subterfuge and clandestine special operations that will keep you begging for more. If you like Ludlum, le Carré, Fleming, or Flynn, you’ll love Iranian Protocol. Scroll up, click and get lost in the action-packed, captivating world of Justin Hall now! *Iranian Protocol was previously released as Fog of War.
Max Thorne is a Russian covert operative ... or is he? Demoted FSB Agent Max Thorne, struggling with a troubled, unknown past and aimless future, accepts a near-impossible assignment: bring a traitor who is hiding in the United States back home to Russia. Max has never lost any of the high-value detainees he transports, and this mission could prove his allegiance to the agency. But he’d be working in hostile territory, with an untested new team, and his career and life are on the line. As the Russian team is ambushed while descending on Washington, DC, Max discovers that his fate is inescapably linked to that of the “traitor.” Now there is even more at stake … his mysterious past may tie him to the CIA. With no time to determine whom to trust, will he find the courage to stand between the Russian service and an innocent man? And in doing so, will Max be deemed a traitor himself? Reviews “You want non-stop action? Give it a shot.” Catherine Coulter “An entertaining, action filled novel.” “It was excellent!” “I enjoyed the book immensely.” “Fantastic! ...Bottom line: this is a great job.” “In my view, Jones is fast becoming a number one writer in this type of fiction. I highly recommend you not only read the Agent Rising book 1 but it’s prequel novella 18 Minutes which will lead the reader into the darkness which is the Russian FSB.” “The 1st full novel of Max Thorne is one which keeps your interest all the way thru…I highly recommend this book.” “To say I enjoyed it would be an understatement this is really a fast-paced and masterfully executed thriller.” The Max Thorne Spy Thriller Series Ethan Jones, bestselling author of the Justin Hall and Javin Pierce spy series, brings you Agent Rising, the first novel in the impossible-to-put-down, fast-paced new series that will leave you breathless and confirms Ethan Jones’ place as a spy fiction master. Agent Rising comes with bonus content and has clean language with no sex scenes. If you like page-turning, high-stakes, heart-pounding thrillers in the tradition of Clancy, Flynn, Child, or Fleming, you will love Thorne. Start reading Agent Rising – and enjoy the explosive first book in the new Max Thorne Spy Thriller series now.
This grand collection includes all Scarlet Pimpernel Adventures, as well as Action-Thrillers and other Adventure Novels by Emma Orczy: The Scarlet Pimpernel Series: The Laughing Cavalier The First Sir Percy The Scarlet Pimpernel Sir Percy Leads the Band The League of the Scarlet Pimpernel I Will Repay The Elusive Pimpernel Lord Tony's Wife The Way of the Scarlet Pimpernel Eldorado Mam'zelle Guillotine Sir Percy Hits Back Adventures of the Scarlet Pimpernel The Triumph of the Scarlet Pimpernel A Child of the Revolution In the Rue Monge Pimpernel and Rosemary The Scarlet Pimpernel Looks at the World Other Novels: The Emperor's Candlesticks Beau Brocade The Nest of the Sparrowhawk The Heart of a Woman (A True Woman) The Bronze Eagle Leatherface The Honourable Jim The Celestial City Marivosa A Joyous Adventure The Uncrowned King Short Stories: The Man in Grey Silver-leg The Spaniard The Mystery of Marie Vaillant The Emeralds of Mademoiselle Philipa The Bourbon Prince The Mystery of a Woman's Heart The League of Knaves The Arrow Poison The Last Adventure Castles in the Air A Roland For His Oliver A Fool's Paradise On The Brink Carissimo The Toys Honour Among –– An Over-Sensitive Heart
Can a lethal assassin have a soft side? After a botched operation in Geneva, Javin Pierce and his partner are offered the chance to return to the CIS if they eliminate two senior ISIS leaders hiding in Iraq. Dispatched to the lawless lands, Javin and Claudia start to gather intel, and soon find themselves immersed in a sinister corruption scheme that reaches top-level Iraqi officials. Javin isn’t about to walk away. Now, being hunted down by ruthless ISIS fighters, the team fights to survive and navigate crooked, ever-shifting allegiances. As Javin and Claudia forge bonds with unlikely local allies from a refugee camp, Javin gets more than he bargained for. The evidence leads to Europe and an elaborate retrieval that, if successful, will tear down the entire corruption scheme and bring desperate relief to the camp. Javin now realizes his ticket back into the agency might be his most dangerous but satisfying mission yet. How will Javin clean up the targets, get back into the agency, and execute the seemingly impossible retrieval, all without leaving a trace? Retrieval is a heart-pounding ride from start to finish in the tradition of Robert Ludlum, Vince Flynn, and Ian Fleming. The next, highly-anticipated installment in the Javin Pierce series is a stay-up-all-night spy thriller all wrapped up and ready to explode. You won’t be able to put it down. Reviews ★★★★★ “…phenomenal job” ★★★★★ “I couldn't put this one down! This might be the best of the best yet!” ★★★★★ “Another clear winner from Ethan Jones.” ★★★★★ “The action is non-stop, electrifying, moving at an invigorating pace with plenty of twists and turns.” ★★★★★ “Loved it!” The Javin Pierce Series Retrieval is the fourth novel in this best-selling series with hundreds of five-star reviews and thousands of sales and downloads. Each book is a self-contained story without cliffhangers and can be enjoyed on its own. Grab a copy of the book now to enjoy an exclusive short story: A Grenade Named Ghaffari Learn the mystery surrounding an elusive senior ISIS leader. If you want never-ending suspense and action, with intricate plots, and captivating characters, then Javin Pierce is your man. Start the adrenaline rush and enjoy Retrieval now.
This eBook has been formatted to the highest digital standards and adjusted for readability on all devices. Jimgrim is an American who had been recruited by the British intelligence services because of his in-depth knowledge of Arab life. He often travels to Middle East in order to protect British interest in that part of the world, putting himself, quite often, in a grave danger.Table of Contents:Jimgrim and Allah's PeaceThe Iblis at LuddThe Seventeen Thieves of El-KalilThe Lion of PetraThe Woman AyishaThe Lost TrooperAffair in ArabyA Secret SocietyMoses and Mrs. AintreeThe Mystery of Khufu's TombJungle JestThe Nine UnknownThe Marriage of Meldrum StrangeThe Hundred DaysOM — The Secret of Ahbor ValleyThe Devil's Guard Jimgrim (King of the World)
This carefully crafted ebook: "GREENMANTLE (Spy Thriller)" is formatted for your eReader with a functional and detailed table of contents. Major-General Sir Richard Hannay is called in to investigate rumours of an uprising in Constantinople. Once there, he and his friends must thwart the Germans' plans to use religion in winning the war. The book opens in November 1915, with Hannay and his friend Sandy convalescing from wounds received at the Battle of Loos. Sir Walter Bullivant, a senior intelligence officer, summons Hannay to the Foreign Office. Bullivant briefs Hannay on the political situation in the Middle East, suggesting that the Germans and their Turkish allies are plotting to create a Muslim uprising, that will throw the Middle East, India and North Africa into turmoil. Bullivant proposes that Hannay investigate the rumours, following a clue left on a slip of paper with the words "Kasredin", "cancer" and "v.I" written by Bullivant's son a spy, who was recently killed in the region... Richard Hannay is a character created by Scottish novelist John Buchan, based on Edmund Ironside, from Edinburgh, a spy during the Second Boer War. John Buchan (1875-1940) was a Scottish novelist and historian and also served as Canada's Governor General. His 100 works include nearly thirty novels, seven collections of short stories and biographies. But, the most famous of his books were the adventure and spy thrillers and it is for these that he is now best remembered.
This eBook has been formatted to the highest digital standards and adjusted for readability on all devices. Carruthers, a minor official in the Foreign Office, is contacted by an acquaintance, Davies, asking him to join in a yachting holiday in the Baltic Sea. Carruthers agrees, as his other plans for a holiday have fallen through. As they sail off Davies gradually reveals that he suspects that the Germans are undertaking something sinister in the German Frisian islands. This is based on his belief that he was nearly wrecked by a German yacht luring him into a shoal in rough weather during a previous trip. Davies is suspicious about what would motivate the Germans to try to kill him. Having failed to interest anyone in the government in the incident, he feels it is his patriotic duty to investigate further – hence the invitation to Carruthers.
As an Israeli secret service agent, Yoel Ravid’s ability to sense the truth made him invaluable. Now widowed and retired, he lives with his mother, his mother-in-law, his daughter, and the haunting memory of his wife. A New York Times Notable Book of the Year. Translated by Nicholas de Lange. A Helen and Kurt Wolff Book
‘Nadia is a heroine readers are bound to fall hard for!’ – BestThrillers.com The deadliest kind of assassin is one who is already dying...