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  • Life Undercover

    Coming of Age in the CIA

    by Amaryllis Fox

    The instant New York Times Bestseller soon to be a major Apple TV series with Brie Larson.'Reads as if a John le Carré character landed in Eat Pray Love' - New York Times‘Best book of the year’ - Tom Marcus, author of Soldier, SpyDo you have what it takes to stand between us and the enemy?"I’m here to prevent a major and imminent attack. One that will kill children. I’m alone and operational in .. ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • Spycraft

    by Robert Wallace and 2 more

    Secret instructons written in invisible ink.Cigarettes that fire bullets.Covert communications slipped inside dead rats.Subminature cameras hidden in ballpoint pens.If these sound like the stuff of James Bond's gadget-master Q's trade, think again. They are all real-life devices created by the CIA's Office of Technical Services. Now, in the first book ever written about this ultrasecretive ... Read more

    $16.99 AUD

  • East West Street

    Winner of the Baillie Gifford Prize

    by Philippe Sands

    THE BRITISH BOOK AWARDS NON-FICTION BOOK OF THE YEAR 2017WINNER OF THE BAILLIE GIFFORD PRIZE and THE JQ-WINGATE LITERARY PRIZETHE SUNDAY TIMES TOP 10 BESTSELLER'A monumental achievement: profoundly personal, told with love, anger and great precision' John le Carré'One of the most gripping and powerful books imaginable' SUNDAY TIMESWhen he receives an invitation to deliver a lecture in the ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • A Woman of No Importance

    The Untold Story of Virginia Hall, WWII’s Most Dangerous Spy

    by Sonia Purnell

    'A METICULOUS HISTORY THAT READS LIKE A THRILLER' BEN MACINTYRE, TEN BEST BOOKS TO READ ABOUT WORLD WAR IIAn astounding story of heroism, spycraft, resistance and personal triumph over shocking adversity.'A rousing tale of derring-do' THE TIMES * 'Riveting' MICK HERRON * 'Superb' IRISH TIMESTHE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERIn September ... ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • Liar, Temptress, Soldier, Spy

    Four Women Undercover in the Civil War

    by Karen Abbott

    Karen Abbott, the New York Times bestselling author of Sin in the Second City and “pioneer of sizzle history” (USA Today), tells the spellbinding true story of four women who risked everything to become spies during the Civil War.Karen Abbott illuminates one of the most fascinating yet little known aspects of the Civil War: the stories of four courageous women—a socialite, a farmgirl, an ... Read more

    $24.99 AUD

  • Shadow State

    Murder, Mayhem and Russia’s Remaking of the West

    by Luke Harding

    From the AWARD-WINNING JOURNALIST and #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING AUTHOR of COLLUSION'Luke Harding is one of the best reporters in the world.' -- Robert Saviano'[Collusion is] a superb piece of work ... essential reading for anyone who cares for his country.' -- John Le Carré***No terrorist group has deployed a nerve agent in a civilian area or used a radioactive mini-bom... ... Read more

    $14.51 AUD

  • A Very English Scandal

    Now a Major BBC Series Starring Hugh Grant

    by John Preston

    The bestselling book that inspired the Bafta-winning BBC dramaCorruption. Blackmail. Conspiracy to murder. A Very English Scandal has all the hallmarks of a classic thriller with one difference. It's all true.In the late 1960s Jeremy Thorp, the charismatic leader of the Liberal Party, was at the height of his political career. But homosexuality had only just been legalized, and a former ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • Nancy Wake

    The gripping true story of the woman who became the Gestapo's most wanted spy

    by Peter FitzSimons

    The gripping true story of the woman who became the Gestapo's most wanted spyIn the early 1930s, Nancy Wake was a young woman enjoying a bohemian life in Paris. By the end of the Second World War, she was the Gestapo's most wanted person.As a naïve, young journalist, Nancy Wake witnessed a horrific scene of Nazi violence in a Viennese street. From that moment, she declared that she would do ... Read more

    $13.99 AUD

  • Red Notice

    A True Story of Corruption, Murder and One Man’s Fight for Justice

    by Bill Browder

    **'An unburdening, a witness statement and a thriller all at the same time ... electrifying.'**The TimesI have to assume that there is a very real chance that Putin or members of his regime will have me killed some day. If I'm killed, you will know who did it. When my enemies read this book, they will know that you know.A Sunday Times and New York Times bestseller. A true-life thriller by one of ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • Catch and Kill

    Lies, Spies and a Conspiracy to Protect Predators

    by Ronan Farrow

    THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER'Riveting and often shocking' Sunday Times'Dripping with jaw-dropping revelations' Telegraph'Absorbing' New York TimesIn a dramatic account of violence and espionage, Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative reporter Ronan Farrow exposes serial abusers and a cabal of powerful interests hell-bent on covering up the truth, at... ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • Alan Turing

    The Enigma Man

    by Nigel Cawthorne

    Spring 1940: The Battle of the Atlantic rages. Vulnerable merchant convoys are at the mercy of German U-boats controlled by a cunning system of coded messages created by a machine called Enigma. Only one man believes that these codes can be broken - mathematician and Bletchley Park cryptanalyst Alan Turing.Winston Churchill later described Turing's success in breaking the Enigma codes as the ... Read more

    $5.99 AUD

  • But I Trusted You

    Ann Rule's Crime Files #14

    by Ann Rule

    series Ann Rule's Crime Files #14
    In this volume of Ann Rule’s Crime Files, discover unforgettable cases of the spouse, lover, family member or a helpful stranger who is totally trusted—until it’s too late.Trust. It’s the foundation of any enduring relationship between friends, lovers, spouses, and families. But when trust is placed in those who are not what they seem, the results can be deadly. The New York Times bestselling ... Read more

    $11.99 AUD

  • The Outsider

    My Life in Intrigue

    by Frederick Forsyth

    FREDERICK FORSYTH HAS SEEN IT ALL. AND LIVED TO TELL THE TALE…At eighteen, Forsyth was the youngest pilot to qualify with the RAF.At twenty-five, he was stationed in East Berlin as a journalist during the Cold War.Before he turned thirty, he was in Africa controversially covering the bloodiest civil war in living memory.Three years later, broke and out of work, he wrote his game-changing fir... ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • Ian Fleming's Commandos

    The Story of 30 Assault Unit in WWII

    by Nicholas Rankin

    In 1942, Lieutenant-Commander Ian Fleming was personal assistant to the Director of Naval Intelligence - the dynamic figure behind James Bond's fictional chief, 'M'. Here, Fleming had a brilliant idea: why not set up a unit of authorised looters, men who would go in hard with the front-line troops and steal enemy intelligence?Known as '30 Assault Unit', they took part in the major campaigns of the ... Read more

    $12.31 AUD

  • Smoke, Mirrors, and Murder

    And Other True Cases

    by Ann Rule

    series Ann Rule's Crime Files
    Includes Ann Rule's insider commentary on the Mary Winkler murder caseREAL-LIFE MURDER. REAL-LIFE MYSTERY.In some murder cases, the truth behind the most tragic of crimes crystallizes with relative ease. Not so with these fascinating accounts drawn from the personal files of Ann Rule, America's #1 bestselling true-crime writer. What happens when the case itself becomes an intractable puzzle, when ... Read more

    $10.99 AUD

  • Lying in Wait

    Ann Rule's Crime Files: Vol.17

    by Ann Rule

    Ann Rule presents a collection of fascinating and disturbing true-crime stories—drawn from her real-life personal files—in this seventeenth volume in the #1 New York Times bestselling Crime Files series.In this gripping collection of investigative accounts from her private archives, “America’s best true-crime writer” (Kirkus Reviews) exposes the most frightening aspect of the murderous mind: the ... Read more

    $7.99 AUD

  • The Snowden Files

    The Inside Story of the World's Most Wanted Man

    by Luke Harding

    It began with an unsigned email: "I am a senior member of the intelligence community".What followed was the most spectacular intelligence breach ever, brought about by one extraordinary man, Edward Snowden. The consequences have shaken the leaders of nations worldwide, from Obama to Cameron, to the presidents of Brazil, France, and Indonesia, and the chancellor of Germany.Edward Snowden, a young ... Read more

    $9.89 AUD

  • Soldier Spy

    by Tom Marcus

    The first ever true story told by an MI5 officer - an explosive, shocking and honest account revealing never-before-seen detail into MI5's operation.'I do it because it is all I know. I'm a hunter of people and I'm damn good at it.'Recruited after the 7/7 attacks on London, Tom quickly found himself immersed in the tense world of watching, following and infiltrating networks of terrorists, spies ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • JFK: The Smoking Gun

    by Colin McLaren

    It's the gunshot that echoed around the world - but who pulled the trigger? McLaren unravels the cold case of the 20th century.' Andrew Rule, bestselling author of UnderbellyAssassination? Conspiracy? Evidence of the shocking truth is finally revealed.On 22nd November 1963, the 35th president of the United States, John Fitzgerald Kennedy, and his wife Jackie were taking part in a presidential ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • The Ratline

    Love, Lies and Justice on the Trail of a Nazi Fugitive

    by Philippe Sands

    *THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER*FROM THE AUTHOR OF EAST WEST STREETAs Governor of Galicia, SS Brigadeführer Otto Freiherr von Wächter presided over an authority on whose territory hundreds of thousands of Jews and Poles were killed, including the family of the author's grandfather. By the time the war ended in May 1945, he was indicted for 'mass murder'. Hunted by the Soviets, the Americans, the ... Read more

    $15.99 AUD

  • Spymistress

    The True Story of the Greatest Female Secret Agent of World War II

    by William Stevenson

    The New York Times Bestseller by the Author of A Man Called IntrepidIdeal for fans of Nancy Wake, Virginia Hall, The Last Goodnight by Howard Blum, The Woman Who Smashed Codes, The Wolves at the Door by Judith Pearson, and similar worksShares the story of Vera Atkins, legendary spy and holder of the Legion of HonorWritten by William Stevenson, the only person whom she trusted to write her biogra.. ... Read more

    $15.99 AUD

  • Assassin: The Terrifying True Story Of An International Hitman

    by Christopher Robbins

    'We took some prisoners and tied them up on the airstrip and left them out in the sun to die. Then we tied some up, put them in a DC3 and pushed them out of the door.'This is the terrifying true story of international assassin Carlos Evertsz as he ricocheted between the high life in London, Madrid and the island paradise of the Dominican Republic – and some of the world's most horrific jails.It is ... Read more

    $6.37 AUD

  • Rise and Kill First

    The Secret History of Israel's Targeted Assassinations

    by Ronen Bergman

    AN ECONOMIST BOOK OF THE YEAR'A gripping investigation of Israel's assassination policy' Sunday Times'Remarkable' Observer'Riveting' Daily Mail'Compelling' John le CarréWinner of 2018 National Jewish Book AwardFrom the very beginning of its statehood in 1948, the instinct to take every measure to defend the Jewish people... ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • Official and Confidential: The Secret Life of J Edgar Hoover

    by Anthony Summers

    For nearly fifty years, J. Edgar Hoover held great power in the United States. The creator of the FBI and its Director until his death, he played a role in nearly every major tragedy and scandal in America during the twentieth century.Hoover was lauded when he died as an American hero. Anthony Summers' controversial bestseller, Official & Confidential, The Secret Life of J. Edgar Hoover, draws on ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD