The Kremlin's Candidate by Jason Matthews -If you've seen the trailer for the Red Sparrow movie, then you're familiar with this series. Kremlin's Candidate is the third book in the series, following Red Sparrow and Palace of Treason. Jason Matthews is an authority on the Kremlin who spent 33 years in the CIA. He knows what he's writing about.
Girl Unknown by Karen Perry -Tana French provided a blurb for Girl Unknown: She writes that Girl Unknown “explores emotional danger with relentless, surgical accuracy.” The emotional danger that French references is caused by a mysterious girl who walks into David Connelly's university office and declares that she is his daughter. There are twists and turns in this one, and the bonds of a family are tested along with the bonds that hold us all together.