The Real Spy's Guide to Becoming a Spy by Peter Earnest, Dr Suzanne G. Harper
  

Synopsis

The Real Spy's Guide to Becoming a Spy by Peter Earnest, Dr Suzanne G. Harper

This title is written by a real spy! Written by the founding executive director of the International Spy Museum who was also a former CIA Operations Officer, The Real Spy's Guide to Becoming a Spy is the official handbook for kids who dream of one day becoming a spy or working in the intelligence field. Have you ever wondered what spies really do: What kind of training is involved? Do you have to go to a special school or take a polygraph test? How do you live your 'cover'? How does your work life affect your relationships with your friends and family? Is there danger involved? This fun, fact-filled book answers all these questions and more while providing a brief timeline of the history of espionage, definitions of key terms, quizzes and exercises to see if you have the right spy stuff!

About the Author

Peter Earnest is a former CIA Operations Officer and the founding executive director of the International Spy Museum in Washington, DC. Suzanne Harper is a novelist and nonfiction writer and the author of The Secret Life of Sparrow Delaney. She lives in NY.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
144 pages
Interest Age: 8 and up

Author

Peter Earnest, Dr Suzanne G. Harper
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Publisher

Harry N. Abrams, Inc. an imprint of Abrams

Publication date

14th September 2009

ISBN

9780810983298


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