Sins of a Virgin by Anna Randol

“If you’re going to take credit for all the wicked things you did as a spy, you must also take credit for the good.” “Life isn’t a scale, Gabriel.” The fight had gone out of her voice. “Good deeds don’t’ cancel out the bad.” Redonk Nutshell: Retired spy & famed faux-courtesan hires a Bow Street runner […]

A Secret in Her Kiss by Anna Randol

Redonk Nutshell: Artist embroiled in espionage finds herself in over her head when a British officer is assigned to protect her during her final tasks Mari Sinclair is a talented artist that has lived in Constantinople for years.  The British enlist her skill in order to get detailed sketches of Ottoman camps, hidden within what […]

The Price of Temptation by Lecia Cornwall

Redonk Nutshell: Disgraced and endangered woman finds herself falling for her new footman, who is in actuality a spy I was intrigued by the premise of this story – Evelyn Renshaw, the wife of a traitor, is plagued by her husband’s treachery.  When she is attacked by a Frenchman  for the delivery a renowned magical French […]

My Lord and Spymaster by Joanna Bourne

Redonk Nutshell: Former pickpocket hopes to root out the traitor in the London underworld in order to prove her father’s innocence, unintentionally enlisting the help of the man who put him in jail Ah, book three in Joanna Bourne’s Spymaster series.  The good news is that you don’t necessarily have to read these in chronological […]

The Spymaster’s Lady by Joanna Bourne

Redonk Nutshell: Two master spies from countries at war reluctantly team up to escape imprisonment and mixed feelings ensue amid a clash of allegiance to country or their heart The Spymaster’s Lady by Joanna Bourne is the second book in her Spymaster series, a books set during the tense time of Napoleonic France and Regency England.  I had […]