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The Best of Our Spies

(2013)
(The first book in the Spies series)
A novel by

 
 
France, July 1944: a month after the Allied landings in Normandy and the liberation of Europe is underway. In the Pas de Calais, Nathalie Mercier, a young British Special Operations Executive secret agent working with the French Resistance, disappears. In London, her husband Owen Quinn, an officer with Royal Navy Intelligence, discovers the truth about her role in the Allies' sophisticated deception at the heart of D-Day. Appalled but determined, Quinn sets off on a perilous hunt through France in search of his wife. With the help of the Resistance he finds Nathalie, but then the bitterness of war and its insatiable appetite for revenge, catch up with them in dramatic fashion. Based on real events of the Second World War The Best of Our Spies is a thrilling tale of international intrigue, love, deception and espionage.

Genre: Thriller

Praise for this book

"Intriguing novel full of extraordinary insights into the human stories behind the great struggle against Hitler. Fascinating read." - Gavin Esler


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August 2020 : Paperback
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Title: The Best of Our Spies (Spy Masters)
Author(s): Alex Gerlis
ISBN: 1-80032-059-0 / 978-1-80032-059-8
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December 2012 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Best of Our Spies
Author(s): Alex Gerlis
ISBN: 1-78292-000-5 / 978-1-78292-000-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: CB Creative Books
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Audio Editions

April 2016 : USA Audio edition
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Title: The Best of Our Spies
Author(s): Alex Gerlis
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April 2016 : Australia Audio edition
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Title: The Best of Our Spies
Author(s): Alex Gerlis
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April 2016 : UK Audio edition
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Title: The Best of Our Spies
Author(s): Alex Gerlis
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April 2016 : UK Audio CD
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Title: The Best of Our Spies
Author(s): Alex Gerlis
ISBN: 1-5100-2947-8 / 978-1-5100-2947-7 (UK edition)
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September 2015 : USA Audio CD
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Title: The Best of Our Spies
Author(s): Alex Gerlis
ISBN: 1-4945-1670-5 / 978-1-4945-1670-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Tantor Audio
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September 2015 : USA MP3 CD
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Title: The Best of Our Spies
Author(s): Alex Gerlis
ISBN: 1-4945-6670-2 / 978-1-4945-6670-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Tantor Audio
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September 2015 : USA Audio edition
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Title: The Best of Our Spies
Author(s): Alex Gerlis
Publisher: Tantor Audio
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Kindle Editions

March 2020 : USA, Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Best of Our Spies (Spy Masters Book 1)
Author(s): Alex Gerlis
Publisher: Canelo Action
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