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Litman, Ellen.

Summary: A young girl in Soviet Russia, confined to a back brace in a sanatorium due to fast-progressing scoliosis, tries to prove that she can be a beautiful, free spirit and as exceptional as her intellectual parents despite her limitations.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W W Norton & Co Inc 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LIT

Matthews, Jason

Summary: Drafted against her will to serve the regime of Vladimir Putin as an intelligence seductress, Dominika Egorova engages in a charged effort of deception and tradecraft with first-tour CIA officer Nathaniel Nash before a forbidden attraction threatens their careers.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2013

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC MAT

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MAT

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC MAT

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION MAT

Pyron, Bobbie.

Summary: Brought to Moscow in 1990s Russia by his mother's abusive boyfriend, five-year-old Mishka is forced by a gang of homeless children to lie and steal until he finds comfort and love with a pack of dogs. Includes historical note.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Arthur A. Levine Books/Scholastic 2012

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION PYR

Lawhon, Ariel

3 holds on 4 copies

Summary: In this "historical suspense, Ariel Lawhon unravels the extraordinary twists and turns in Anna Anderson's 50-year battle to be recognized as Anastasia Romanov. Is she the Russian Grand Duchess, a beloved daughter and revered icon, or is she an imposter, the thief of another woman's legacy?"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LAW
1 available in New Fiction, Call number: FIC LAW

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Lawhon 2018

Carner, Talia

2 holds on 3 copies

Summary: Thelate 1800s find fourteen-year-old Batya in the Russian countryside, fleeing with her family endless pogroms. Desperate, her father leaps at the opportunity to marry Batya to a worldly, wealthy stranger who can guarantee his daughter an easy life and passage to America. Feeling like a princess in a fairytale, Batya leaves her old life behind as she is whisked away to a new world. But soon she...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers 2019

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Ghelfi, Brent.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt 2007

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GHE

Kaminsky, Stuart M.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Mysterious Press/Warner Books 2001

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC KAM

Ludlum, Robert

Summary: Working for United States secret intelligence forces in Europe during the Second World War, Stephen Metcalf undertakes a bold plan for which he must locate and betray a former lover in order to protect free-world interests.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2003

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Miller, Andrew

Summary: Witnessing the progression of regional corruption in his work as a British lawyer in early 2000s Moscow, Nick Platt rescues two sisters from a purse snatcher and pursues a glamorous romantic relationship with one of the sisters before he is asked to helpwith a dubious family endeavor.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2011

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC MIL

Mills, Kyle

Summary: When the terminally ill Russian president launches a massive campaign that threatens millions of lives, Mitch Rapp is dispatched by the CIA to prevent an all-consuming war.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Audio 2018

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CDA Fiction Fly

Morris, Roger

Summary: This enveloping crime novel ventures into the dark heart of 19thcentury Russia as detective Porfiry Petrovich investigates the poisoning of a doctor's wife and their autistic son.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2008

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC MOR

Morris, Roger

Summary: Nineteenth-century Russian investigator Porfiry Petrovich doubts an initial conclusion that a St. Petersburg doctor is responsible for his wife's and son's poisoning deaths when the case is tied to another murder across town.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Press 2008

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MOR

Matthews, Jason

Summary: Russian counterintelligence chief Colonel Dominika Egorova has been a recruited asset of the CIA, stealing Kremlin secrets for her CIA handler Nate Nash for over seven years. In the dazzling finale to the Red Sparrow Trilogy, their forbidden and tumultuous love affair continues, mortally dangerous for them both, but irresistible. In Washington, a newly-installed US administration is selecting...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner, an imprint of Simon & Schuster, Inc. 2018

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2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MAT

Dostoyevsky, Fyodor

Summary: "Raskolnikov, a failed student, is tormented by feelings of superiority--how can he convince the world of his greatness? He decides to commit a justifiable murder, one that will both rid the world of a parasite (a moneylender) and prove that higher beings like himself need not be bound by conventional morality. All goes as planned until the moneylender's simple-minded sister comes home...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Borders Classics 2006

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Bond, Larry.

Summary: Terrorists plot to destroy Washington with a nuclear weapon, bought from Russia by a Saudi prince. FBI agent Helen Gray and U.S. Army colonel Peter Thorn race to stop them.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Books 1998

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BON

Freethy, Barbara.

Summary: An absorbing story of two people determined to unravel the secrets, betrayals, and questions about their past.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: CreateSpace 2011

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FRE

Card, Orson Scott.

Summary: Several years ago, Ivan discovered the beautiful princess Katerina slumbering in the Carpathian forest, but before he could wake her, he was scared off by something wicked. Now, as an graduate student in America, Ivan returns home to find the princess. Back in the forest, in the very spot he last left her, Ivan awakens Katrina with a kiss and embarks on an adventure in a long-lost world.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Blackstone Audio 2010

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1 available in Audiobook on MP3 CD, Call number: MP3CD FIC ENC

Smith, Martin Cruz

Summary: "In Tatiana, Martin Cruz Smith, 'the master of the international thriller' (The New York Times) creates the most compelling heroine of his career and the most realistic, damning portrait of modern Russia in contemporary literature. One of the iconic investigators of contemporary fiction, Arkady Renko -- cynnical, analytical, and quietly subversive -- has survived the cultural journey from the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SMI

Gortner, C. W.

Summary: Minnie knows that her station in life as a Danish princess is to leave her family and enter into a royal marriage. She is brought to Russia, and marries the Romanov heir, Alexander. Once he ascends the throne, she becomes empress Maria. When their son, Nicholas, inherits the throne he is the inexperienced ruler of a deeply divided and crumbling empire. Determined to guide him to reforms that...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2018

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2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GOR

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC GOR

Altman, John

Summary: Having completed her mission to silence an agency defector, CIA operative Cassie Bradbury finds herself cut adrift in Moscow with no documents, no tickets and no identification. Hot on her trail are the Kremlin, the Russian Mafia - and Sean Ravensdale, the disgraced ex-CIA agent who has been sent to track her down. Realizing that she has been set up and is now expendable, Cassie will need all...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Severn House 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ALT

Larkin, Patrick.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Audio Renaissance 2005

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC LAR

Dugoni, Robert

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: Former CIA case officer Charles Jenkins is a man at a crossroads: in his early sixties, he has a family, a new baby on the way, and a security consulting business on the brink of bankruptcy. Then his former bureau chief shows up at his house with a risky new assignment: travel undercover to Moscow and locate a Russian agent believed to be killing members of a clandestine US spy cell known as...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Brilliance Audio 2019

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Robards, Karen

Summary: Clever, cunning and highly skilled--there's only one Bianca St. Ives and don't you dare forget it. Bianca St. Ives was recently put through the wringer, but she came out the same way she always does--the way her father trained her to--hungry for a fight. Still navigating the fallout from a shocking revelation that's left a network of assassins' crosshairs trained on her, Bianca's ready to take...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC ROB

Mills, Kyle

Summary: "Mitch Rapp races to prevent Russia's gravely ill leader from starting a full-scale war with NATO. With the Kremlin's entire security apparatus hunting him, Rapp must eliminate the threat. If his mission is discovered, it will plunge Russia and America into a conflict that neither will survive"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2018

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: LP FIC FLY

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FICTION MIL