Friday, 27 January 2017
Review: Spy Game: Romantic Suspense by Suz deMello
Published: March 24, 2011
This is not so much a romantic suspense novel as a sexy romance with the spy stuff added in to provide a bit of context and glamour. The main thrust of the story is the relationship between Ani, the extremely sexy and fashionable heroine, and her ‘target’ the rich and sexy Richard Rexford, CEO technocrat. It contains spanking, bondage, domination and sex but for all that, it’s very mainstream romance, not erotica. Overall this is attractive light reading, excellent for a rainy afternoon or a day by the pool.
I was sent an ARC to my kindle by the author and reviewed voluntarily.
Above is my Amazon review. I'll add here that I was a bit disappointed by the lack of depth. The plot was really rather incidental, and it was clear who the bad guy was right from the start. I think it's more a Mills and Boon type of story than a spy novel. For what it is, it's fine but it could have been so much more.
It also made me think about my writing. The blurb says that Suz deMello is an
Posted by Ellen Whyte on January 27, 2017