By Margaret Sweatman
Winner, Margaret Laurence Award for Fiction
Shortlisted, McNally Robinson publication of the 12 months and ReLit Award (Novel)
Award-winning writer Margaret Sweatman has confirmed herself a virtuoso author of ancient fiction. but not anything she has written can organize you for Mr. Jones.
Emmett Jones is adrift. Having firebombed civilians as a pilot in the course of global warfare II, Emmett searches for anything to hold to whilst existence loses concentration. Post-war, he turns into compulsively attracted to John Norfield, a former POW who has came upon his concentration in communism. Set in a time of rampant paranoia, Mr. Jones peels again the veneer of Canadian politics to bare a country prepared to sacrifice its personal. it's a frightened time, a time of "peace" on the onset of the nuclear age. Emmett's life comes below scrutiny. His dating with Norfield makes him a goal of safety forces. His marriage, his activity, even his baby are the objective of research. and because the nuclear fingers race heats up, Mr. Jones units himself on a course that may threat the lives of each person he holds dear.
Evoking the vintage works of le Carré and Greene, Sweatman's novel is a shattering exploration of a previous the place international governments threaten annihilation whereas education housewives within the right suggestions for sweeping up radioactive dust.
By James Allan Matte
By Ronald L. Johnson
Upon the dying of Will O’Brien’s grandfather, who raised him from infancy, Will discovers a press clipping from 1974. It describes the aircraft crash demise 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 name?
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. yet that guy, his father, hasn't ever been pointed out. And if the Russians have had no good fortune after greater than 30 years of attempting to display the secret agent of their midst, what desire does may have of learning the truth?
It’s a nail-biting secret filled with intrigues that may hold readers at the fringe of their seats in Ronald L. Johnson’s suppose Nothing.
About the Author:
Author Ronald L. Johnson is the landlord of a healthcare consulting corporation. he's at present engaged on his subsequent novel. He and his spouse reside in Tracy, California and feature 5 young ones and fourteen grandchildren.
Publisher’s site: http://www.strategicpublishinggroup.com/title/AssumeNothing.html
By John Charles Menapace
With a playful prose and spellbinding motion, Menapace once more creates unforgettable characters. on the vanguard is Jonathan January, who it has taken a long time to ensure that him to provide himself the credits he merits. He’s a humble man, yet this present day is the day that Jon lays all of it at the table—in his case, it’s the counter of a small café in rural Vermont, and his viewers is Leah, a waitress with a hot smile. Jon tells her of his involvement in a up to date taking pictures on within reach Winooski River and the way, prior, he had embarked for Veragua as a mercenary on “Operation Gingerbread Man,” the place his function was once to arm rebels in an try and oust a dictatorial regime perpetrating genocide opposed to the Nincuña Indians.
In flashback sequences, readers stick to Jon from checkpoint to checkpoint as a precept participant in a counter-espionage strength fight and his dealings with a close to japanese guns-for-drugs bandit named Rashid Kashamaadi. while Jon confronts drug lord Cubo de Basura and a rendezvous with fellow mercenary Monroe Madison is going south, Jon fails to gain his conceal has been compromised, or that he’s less than research by way of the imperative Bureau of Intelligence. an absence of concentration will be his worst downfall—that and a deadly predilection for falling in love with nuns, one nun specifically, who additionally occurs to be a member of the Blancanista underworld.
By Mark Henshaw,Daniëlle Langerak
'Deze mystery is ideal voor de lezers van Tom Clancy.'- Booklist
Kyra Stryker ziet haar carrière bij de CIA in rook opgaan als haar eerste missie in Venezuela uitloopt op een totale mislukking en ze met gevaar voor eigen leven ternauwernood kan ontsnappen.
Als de arrestatie van een groep chinese language spionnen in Taiwan uitloopt op een vuurgegevecht waarbij ook een onbekende gifstof vrijkomt, lijkt de veiligheid van de regio, en uiteindelijk de hele wereld in gevaar.
Stryker wordt toegevoegd aan de purple phone: een CIA-denktank onder leiding van de rechtlijnige maar briljante Jonathan Burke. Ze krijgen de opdracht om een dubbelspion met de codenaam Pionier uit China te smokkelen. De kennis die hij heeft, zou wel eens het verschil kunnen betekenen tussen vrede in de Stille Oceaan en het uitbreken van een Derde Wereldoorloog.
Red Cell neemt de lezer mee van het Pentagon naar het Witte Huis, een vliegdekschip op zee en de schimmige stegen van Peking waar Stryker en Burke verwikkeld zijn in een levensgevaarlijke race tegen de klok om het geheime superwapen van de Chinezen tegen te houden, en de veiligheid van de regio te garanderen.
By Dominique Grouille
By Paul-Emile Bellaloum
By John Gardner,Stephanie Pannen,Anika Klüver
By Richard Rohmer
Ultimatum 2 is an action-packed, fast-moving saga. the yank president is bored stiff with the masses of hundreds of thousands of bucks given to Russia to scrub up high-level nuclear waste. His answer is to provide the Russians an ultimatum: do that my means, otherwise! it's added in individual by way of the secretary of kingdom in the course of a mystery rendezvous in Norway.
A moment ultimatum follows from the USA, Russia, and the uk to the govt of Canada, once they come to a decision that a global nuclear waste disposal web site might be created in Canada. The Canadian major minister tells their emissary there’s no approach Canada turns into a nuclear waste unload. The american citizens threaten to invade. How the problem is resolved is ingenious.
By Jonathan Dyer
Step again into the most well liked years of the chilly battle with Jonathan Dyer’s most up-to-date secret agent mystery supplying within the Nick Temple dossier sequence. The Heraklion Gambit bristles with old element, introduces a bunch of memorable characters, and retains you turning the pages with expertly-drawn motion scenes that go away you short of extra. during this prequel to Switchback, Nick Temple, CIA Station leader for Berlin, uncovers a plan for a bold gamble by way of the Soviet Union to overthrow the govt. of Crete within the japanese Mediterranean. A centuries-old Russian ambition to have a warm-water port is in the Soviets' take hold of until Nick, and a small band of dedicated chilly warfare warriors, can thwart the lethal strike of an elite strength of Russian commandos.
Step again into the most popular years of the chilly conflict with Jonathan Dyer’s most recent undercover agent mystery delivering within the Nick Temple dossier sequence. The Heraklion Gambit bristles with old aspect, introduces a number of memorable characters, and retains you turning the pages with expertly-drawn motion scenes that depart you short of extra. Don’t depression! a 3rd Nick Temple dossier is on its way!