- Above Suspicion
The grim story of FBI agent Mark Putnam, who murdered his mistress in an eastern Kentucky mining town.
- For Major Pubs, Will Print No Longer Be the Norm?
\tMany of the agents PW spoke to are being cynical.
- Born of Friendship, the Book Group Is Making Its Mark as an Agency
The eight women who work at Book Group (four principals, one senior agent, one agent, and two assistants) seem different.
This engrossing story by a former Secret Service agent about espionage and political maneuvering during the 1996 presidential campaign is flawed by a too-obvious plot.
- Memorial Bridge
This weighty saga of modern American politics by the author of Mortal Friends traces the career of an FBI agent, his family troubles and draft-dodging son.
- Hoover's FBI
FBI agent turned journalist Turner describes his experiences in the bureau while narrating its history and that of its longtime head, J.
- The Assault
Arenas's latest novel follows a Cuban federal agent whose hatred of Castro's government reflects the state of affairs in the author's homeland.
- The Memory Church
A powerful tale of espionage about a British Intelligence mole who pursues an East German secret service agent after the fall of the Berlin Wall.
- To Know a Woman
One of Israel's best-known novelists pens a compelling psychological study of an Israeli espionage agent who retires following his wife's accidental death.
- Big White Lie: The Inside Story of the Deep Cover Sting Operation That Blows the Lid Off The...
This hair-raising memoir by a former undercover DEA agent points out the U.S. government's failure to uphold anti-drug laws.
- Angel Eyes
Intelligence agent Tori Nunn's travails involve divergent scenarios around the globe, from cocaine smuggling to an anti-Communist plot, in this somewhat tedious novel.
- HOSTILE CONTACT
So are some Chinese agents in search of another of Craik's victims, Colonel Chen.
- Crossing Borders: PW Talks with Sebastian Rotella
How closely do Border Patrol agent Valentine Pescatore’s experiences resemble that of an actual border agent?
- 'New York Times' Issues Book Guidelines
One agent who asked not to be identified had stronger feelings about the guidelines.
- Publishing 101 Stresses Book Market Realities
When the story appeared, he soon found an agent.