- Viruses: Agents of Change
While AIDS has focused attention on the virus carrying this scourge, medical columnist Fettner ( The Truth About AIDS ) here writes that viruses are the suspected agents of many more maladies--multiple sclerosis, arthritis, some cancers, Alzheimer's and Parkinson's diseases, etc.
- THE AGENT: Personalities, Publishing, and Politics
Still, as he accurately states in the preface, "This is not 'how to be a literary agent,' nor is it a publishing memoir.
- Poison Fruit: Agent of Hel
Though some whimsy still comes through in the final book of Carey’s Agent of Hel suburban fantasy trilogy (after Autumn Bones), a darker, wintertime mood pervades the intimate story.
- Ghost: Confessions of a Counterterrorism Agent
With spy thriller suspense and the clarity of a police report, former special agent Burton's State Department saga reads like a brewing-storm prequel to the current "war on terror."
- Conversations with My Agent
Long makes the story entertaining by rendering many scenes-especially those involving his nameless, genderless agent-in sitcom form (dialogue, stage directions, etc.).
- Tumanov: Confessions of a KGB Agent
In 1969, this sleeper agent was activated; by the time he was recalled home and retired in 1986, he had become news editor.
- T.H.U.N.D.E.R. Agents, Volume 1
In this relaunch of a Silver Age superhero comic, two young agents, Colleen Franklin and Toby Henston, are assembling a new T.H.U.N.D.E.R.
- Hardcastle's Secret Agent (Main)
Agent: Bill Hamilton, A M Heath & Co.
- FBI Secrets: An Agents Expose
Ex-FBI agent and first-time author Swearingen remembers a time during the mid-1950s when half a million Americans were Justice Department targets for arrest in case of ``national emergency.''
- A VERY ENGLISH AGENT
A work of literary devilry, this latest political thriller by veteran Rathbone (The Last English King , etc.) is the tale of Charlie Boylan, a dwarf who claims to have been agent 003 for the English government in the 19th century.
- Agent of Utopia: Stories
Zany and kaleidoscopic, the 12 stories in Duncan’s third collection draw on Southern traditions of tall tales and span time periods, continents, and the realm of human imagination to create an intricate new mythology of figures from history, literature, and American folklore.
- Dirk Daring, Secret Agent
Eleven-year-old Darren Dirkowitzâaka Dirk Daring, Secret Agentâis very serious about his spycraft.
- Mr. Bazalgette's Agent
As scholar Mike Ashley notes in his introduction, this reissue of Merrick’s first novel, originally published in 1888, is “almost certainly the first ever British novel to feature a professional female detective.”
- The Augmented Agent and Other Stories
In the early '70s Tiptree (the pseudonym of clinical psychologist Alice B.
- Churchill's Secret Agent
Based on Max Ciampoli's own experiences, this novel tells the astounding story of a 17-year-old Frenchman taken in by Winston Churchill in the first days of WWII.