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#42: India Black and the City of Light - Carol K. Carr

When it comes to undercover work, nobody does it better than Madam of Espionage India Black...

India and the handsome British spy, French, are ordered to escort a Russian agent to Paris where he will be exchanged for one of Her Majesty’s operatives. The task seems straightforward and India looks forward to enjoying the delights of the city—and the delights of French.

But it isn’t long before things go awry and the duo are battling for their lives in the City of Light.



  • Kindle: 1299 KB
  • Print Length: 63 pages
  • Publisher: Berkley (October 1, 2013)
  • ASIN: B00BSY64NY


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My review for book 1, India Black
My review for book 2, India Black and the Widow of Windsor
My review for novella, India Black and the Rajah's Ruby
My review for book 3, India Black and the Shadows of Anarchy
My review for book 4, India Black and the Gentleman Thief



After a career as a lawyer and corporate executive, Carol K. Carr turned to writing. India Black is her first book. She lives in the Missouri Ozarks with her husband and two German Shepherds. You can visit her website at www.carolkcarr.com










REVIEW:
I'm back-tracking a little bit in this series by reading this novella now, but after I finished the last book I realized this came before it. No big deal. The author was kind enough to help me out and provide me with a copy.
I love reading India's adventures.
In this novella I learned more about why the Russians play such an important part of the next book. It really helped placed pieces that I didn't even realize were missing until I read this. 
Not as exciting as a full length novel, but this is more of a set-up for the last book. I admit I like bigger doses of adventure and espionage, still it was a fast and fun read.
If you are an India Black fan, be sure to read this novella too. It is only available in eformat though.


4/5

Comments

  1. Looks interesting; haven't heard of this before

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  2. I know what you mean about a novella setting you up for the full length book. I love cozy mysteries and this sounds like it could be a fun read.

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  3. It sounds like a good mystery and as a short book, it may be good for the beach.

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