Everything you need to understand or teach Red Sparrow by Jason Matthews.
Red Sparrow by Jason Matthew follows the character of Dominika Egorov, a Russian ballerina who becomes a spy for the Russian intelligence agency. She soon comes to view the Russians as cruel, so she joins forces with the CIA as a double agent. However, she soon learns that Americans are capable of betraying her trust as well. Themes in the novel include political influences and pressures, treatment of women, and conflicting goals and motivations.