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Spy Fiction Genre – What’s the best definition for spy genre? Books in the spy fiction genre are made up of stories that follow a secret agent (spy) or member of military personnel who is on a secret espionage mission. They are often equipped with special, fantastical gadgets that are useful for their mission. The characters in the spy genre are also weapons in themselves, having been trained in hand-to-hand combat and technological skills. Some characters work for a government and some work against corruption in their own or other governments.

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spy fiction genre book coverSpy Fiction Genre – Examples

Review this list of popular examples to help you get a better understanding of the spy fiction genre.

1. Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy by John le Carré

2. The Spy Who Came In from the Cold by John le Carré

3. Casino Royale by Ian Fleming

4. The Bourne Identity by Robert Ludlum

5. Smiley’s People by John le Carré

6. Doctor No by Ian Fleming

7. Moonraker by Ian Fleming

8. Live and Let Die by Ian Fleming

9. Call for the Dead by John le Carré

10. From Russia With Love by Ian Fleming

11. The Honourable Schoolboy by John le Carré

12. Patriot Games by Tom Clancy

13. Thunderball by Ian Fleming

14. The Hunt for Red October by Tom Clancy

15. Diamonds Are Forever by Ian Fleming

16. Stormbreaker by Anthony Horowitz

17. Goldfinger by Ian Fleming

18. Berlin Game by Len Deighton

19. On Her Majesty’s Secret Service by Ian Fleming

20. The Kill Artist by Daniel Silva

21. For Your Eyes Only by Ian Fleming

22. Our Man in Havana by Graham Greene

23. You Only Live Twice by Ian Fleming

24. The Looking Glass War by John le Carré

25. The Rembrandt Affair by Daniel Silva

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Spy Fiction Genre – Related Book Genres

* Action Adventure Genre

* Action Genre Definition

* Espionage Fiction Genre

* Military Fiction Genre

* Modern Fiction Definition

* Political Fiction Genre

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