Wednesday, February 13, 2013

India Black and the Rajah's Ruby (novella)- Bookish Thoughts




What India Black and The Rajah's Ruby is about:
India Black uses her wit and wiles as both a madam and a spy, proving she’s the best there is when it comes to undercover work....
Drawn into intrigue by her lover Philip Barrett, India finds herself being used as a pawn to help him steal a valuable jewel. Turning the tables, she proves that India Black answers to no man, no matter how attractive he may be…

This novella struck the perfect note for me. I felt that the author did a great job with setting the back story as to how and where India Black got the start-up money for her brothel. I really enjoyed India's character and laughed my way through this short story.

Recommend? Absolutely. It was fun and satisfying. I didn't feel that the author wrote it as a "gimmick" type of book. It was a quick read and I wanted more!!

Source: Author and NetGalley



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13 comments:

  1. Sounds like fun!!! Gonna check this out!

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  2. You read the most fun books! I think I should just write down all your titles and make that my reading list! Of course, I still have yet to get to the "Jill" (Shalvis) books! LOL

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  3. I've read great things about the India Black books. It's good to know they're not gimmicky.

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  4. I son'r read enough novellas. This one sounds really good. Sounds intriguing.

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  5. I've seen her books on India Black as a series and it seems people have loved the books. Must look into them!

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  6. Sounds like a fun book with an entertaining character!

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  7. This sounds like fun... something nothing satisfies like a novella!

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  8. Sounds fun and it's good it didn't like a filler to make a few $$ :)

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  9. I seem to have missed this when it was on Netgalley! Bad fangirl.

    Will have to just buy it!

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