Once Susannah Makepeace was one of London’s most sought after heiresses. She snagged the perfect fiancé, hadn’t a care in the world besides what to wear to her next ball. Until tragedy struck and Susannah’s charmed life came crumbling down.
Now Susannah is penniless and living in the country with an aunt she’s never met. A new life is before her full of new experiences and insights but the sight that rests her attention is the naked man swimming in the nearby pond. She really should have resisted the urge to draw his likeness I exquisite lifelike detail.
Viscount Kit Whitelaw has kept his position as a spy in His Majesty’s secret service a secret for years. He hides behind the façade of a rakehell womanizer who is no stranger to scandal. With one too many scandals to date Kit is ordered to retire to the countryside until things quiet down. Susannah’s untimely appearance proves a welcome distraction. However, when Susannah is the victim of one too many accidents, Kit’s instincts tell him there is more than there appears to be.
Beauty and the Spy is the first book in Julie Ann Long’s new trilogy. Filled with mystery, intrigue, and captivating sensuality, Beauty and the Spy will capture you and never let you go. Strong characters youcan't help caring about and a mystery you will desperately want solved. .