This series should be on the top of your list for RA resources. Currently this series exists in three volumes covering roughly 10 years of publishing a piece, this resource lists individual titles with a brief description, subject references (perfect for plugging into your catalog or NoveList) and suggestions for further reads. Simple visual cues indicated titles that are especially appropriate for book groups and/or YA audiences.
Offers brief synopses of classic titles, grouped by subjects and provides recommendations for related reading, as well as companion screen adaptions.
Genre Overview: Adrenaline Genres
The Reading List (RUSA-CODES 2014)
Red Sparrow by Jason Matthews
The winning title in the Adrenaline Genre
This modern spy novel pits two covert operatives against each other in an intricate cat-and-mouse game. As Dominika and Nathaniel ply their tradecraft, they navigate the moral ambiguities of a post-Cold War world where no one is as they seem and betrayal is business as usual.