The mulberry bush: a novel

Book Cover
Average Rating
5 star
 
(0)
4 star
 
(1)
3 star
 
(1)
2 star
 
(0)
1 star
 
(0)
Publisher:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Pub. Date:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Language:
English
Description
Author of The Tears of Autumn and The Shanghai Factor, Charles McCarry is widely regarded as one of the finest espionage novelists writing today. His latest masterpiece, The Mulberry Bush, burns with the fury of the wronged, as personal vendetta and political idealism collide. In a rose garden in Buenos Aires, an unnamed American spy meets the beautiful daughter of a famous Argentinean revolutionary. He becomes infatuated, and so does she. But he is no ordinary spy he is an off-the-books lone wolf who spent his first five years working for Headquarters hunting terrorists in the Middle East. Unbeknownst to his lenient handlers, he is loyal to a hidden agenda: to avenge his father, who was laughed out of Headquarters many years before and died a beggar. In the sultry young Argentinean, Luz, the spy thinks he has found an ally. Like his father, her parents also met a terrible fate. But as his path becomes further entwined with hers, the spy finds himself caught in a perilous web of passions, affiliations, and lies that spans three continents and stretches back to the Cold War. Steeped in the knowledge of modern-day tradecraft, The Mulberry Bush is a potent and seductive novel that explores what happens when the most powerful political motivator is revenge.
Also in This Series
More Like This
More Details
ISBN:
9780802124104
9780802190802
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID f2bb4146-5cbe-506f-11c6-5e81e592cf68
Grouping Title mulberry bush
Grouping Author mccarry charles
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-09-22 16:01:38PM
Last Indexed 2018-09-22 16:06:49PM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_interest_level
accelerated_reader_point_value 0
accelerated_reader_reading_level 0
author McCarry, Charles,
author_display McCarry, Charles
available_at_catalog Goodlettsville, Main Kids, Main Library
collection_catalog Fiction
detailed_location_catalog Goodlettsville - Adult Fiction, Main Library - Adult Fiction
display_description Falling in love with a famous Argentinean revolutionary's daughter who he hopes will further his ambition to exact revenge against the handlers who ended his father's career years earlier, a maverick spy is caught in a web of deceit with ties to the Cold War.
format_catalog Book, eBook
format_category_catalog Books, eBook
id f2bb4146-5cbe-506f-11c6-5e81e592cf68
isbn 9780802124104, 9780802190802
item_details ils:CARL0000472552|35192048041879|Goodlettsville - Adult Fiction|Fiction McCarry|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||GO||, ils:CARL0000472552|35192048041911|Main Library - Adult Fiction|Fiction McCarry|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||MN||, overdrive:4414fd6b-55d4-4e17-890e-c7df61c1835a|-1|Online OverDrive Collection|Online OverDrive|eBook|eBook|1|false|true|OverDrive|||Adobe EPUB eBook,Kindle Book,OverDrive Read|Available Online||||
itype_catalog , Book
last_indexed 2018-09-22T21:06:49.104Z
lexile_score -1
literary_form Fiction
literary_form_full Fiction
local_callnumber_catalog Fiction McCarry
owning_library_catalog Nashville Public Library
owning_location_catalog Goodlettsville, Main Kids, Main Library
primary_isbn 9780802124104
publishDate 2015
record_details ils:CARL0000472552|Book|Books|First edition.|English|Mysterious Press,|[2015]|308 pages ; 24 cm., overdrive:4414fd6b-55d4-4e17-890e-c7df61c1835a|eBook|eBook||English|Grove Atlantic|2015|
recordtype grouped_work
scoping_details_catalog
Bib IdItem IdGrouped StatusStatusLocally OwnedAvailableHoldableBookableIn Library Use OnlyLibrary OwnedHoldable PTypesBookable PTypesLocal Url
overdrive:4414fd6b-55d4-4e17-890e-c7df61c1835a -1 Available Online Available Online false true true false false false
ils:CARL0000472552 35192048041911 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000472552 35192048041879 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
subject_facet Betrayal -- Fiction, Revenge -- Fiction, Spy stories, American, Suspense fiction, American, Terrorists -- Fiction
title_display The mulberry bush : a novel
title_full The Mulberry Bush A Novel, The mulberry bush : a novel / Charles McCarry
title_short The mulberry bush :
title_sub a novel
topic_facet Betrayal, Fiction, Revenge, Spy stories, American, Suspense fiction, American, Terrorists, Thriller