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John le Carré Books in Order

John le Carré Books in Order (The Little Drummer Girl, George Smiley,…)

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All of the books!

Who is John le Carré?

Born in 1931, David John Moore Cornwell is better known by his pen name John le Carré, The British author of espionage novels. He died in 2020 and left us with more than 20 books.

After working for the Security Service (MI5) and the Secret Intelligence Service (MI6) during the ’50s and ’60s, John le Carré stopped doing spy work to work as a writer of spy stories. His most famous creation is George Smiley, a recurring character that can be described as the anti-James Bond, which tells you a lot about the kind of story le Carré has written during his long career.

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Jon Reznick Books in Order

Jon Reznick Books in Order: How to read J. B. Turner’s series?

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For those who likes Mitch Rapp, Court Gentry & Co.

Who is Jon Reznick?

Written by former journalist J. B. Turner from Scotland, the Jon Reznick series is a thriller series about a renegade black-ops specialist and his FBI colleague.

Jon Reznick is what is known as a “ghost.” He is a black-ops specialist who takes his orders from shadowy handlers, and his salary from the US government. When a mission didn’t turn out as planned, he had to save his own life and ended up helping FBI Assistant Director Martha Meyerstein when it’s not the troubles that find him.

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Dale Brown's Dreamland Books in Order

Dreamland Books in Order: How to read Dale Brown’s series?

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By the author of the Patrick McLanahan series.

What is the Dreamland series about?

Written by American writer and aviator Dale Brown and Jim Defelice, the Dreamland series is a techno-thriller/spy series.

As the official tells it: “Hidden in the Nevada desert is America’s most advanced aerospace weapons-testing facility. Dreamland is the place where the nation’s top minds come to develop artillery and aircraft that push beyond the cutting edge. And where the Air Force’s top guns come to test them—on the front lines of a new era in warfare…”

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Chris Ryan Strike Back Books in Order

Strike Back Books in Order: How to read Chris Ryan’s series?

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The book series that inspired the Cinemax TV Show.

What’s the Strike Back series about?

Coming from Chris Ryan, the pen name of author, television presenter, security consultant and former Special Air Service sergeant Colin Armstrong, Strike Back is a military series.

The series resolves around two SAS-Heroes, John Porter and John Bald who lead a Strike Team across the world. Porter plays it by the book, Bald will always want to break the rules, but they always find a way to finish their missions, fighting terrorists, infiltrating criminal organization and eliminating high value targets.

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Danny Black Books in Order

Danny Black Books in Order: How to read Chris Ryan’s series?

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By the author of Strike Back.

Who is Danny Black?

Danny Black is a books series written by security consultant and former Special Air Service sergeant Chris Ryan – also known for his Strike Back book series.

Danny Black is a member of the SAS. More specifically he is, at the time of the first book, a new member to one of the most elite special operations organization ever, the British Special Air Squadron. Black is extremely sharp, highly intelligent, and steadfastly determined. He can and does work well with a team but he also can operate all by himself just as well.

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Ken Follett Books in Order

Ken Follett Books in Order (Kingsbridge, Apples Carstairs, Piers Roper…)

  • Carole 

All of the books!

Who is Ken Follett?

Born June 5, 1949 in Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom, Ken Follett is a Welsh writer of thrillers and historical novels. He began his career as a journalist for the Evening News, then left in favor of publishing. He began writing fiction as a hobby, and later, when he needed extra money to fix his car.

Ken Follett became an international best-seller author with the publication of Eye of the Needle and has now sold more than 160 million copies of his works. He has had a number of novels made into films and television mini serie– The Pillars of the Earth and World Without End being the most famous adaptations.

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Tom Clancy's Net Force Books in Order

Tom Clancy’s Net Force Books in Order: How to read Steve Perry’s Series?

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Another Tom Clancy series.

What is Tom Clancy’s Net Force series about?

Created by authors Tom Clancy and Steve Pieczenik, Tom Clancy’s Net Force is a spy novel series written by Steve Perry (with later volumes co-authored by Larry Segriff).

The story takes place in the 2010s (but written a decade earlier), in a world where computers are considered as new superpowers. In response to continuous menaces from dark powers wanted to control these superpowers, Congress forms the ultimate computer security agency within the FBI: the Net Force.

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Pink Carnation Books in Order

The Pink Carnation Books in Order: How to read Lauren Willig’s series?

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Ready for some Napoleonic-Era spy adventures?

What is The Pink Carnation series about?

Written by bestselling author Lauren Willig, The Pink Carnation series follows a collection of Napoleonic-Era British spies as they fight for Britain and fall in love.

Everything begins with Eloise Kelly, a modern-day student who is determined to finish her dissertation on two spies, the Scarlet Pimpernel and the Purple Gentian. But what she discovers is something historians have missed: the secret history of the Pink Carnation-the most elusive spy of all time.

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