Tag: espionage

Review: Transcription by Kate Atkinson

Readers of historical fiction will enjoy this book about MI5 agents in World War II (and post-WWII) London.  I also know there are some Atkinson fans who didn’t love Life After Life and prefer something a little more straightforward, so this book should please them as well.  It’s thoughtful, interesting historical fiction written with Atkinson’s…

Review: Who is Vera Kelly? by Rosalie Knecht

I really liked this book about a CIA agent in 1960’s Argentina.  The book checked a lot of boxes for me: historical fiction, set in a foreign country (one I hope to visit soon), an interesting, multi-dimensional female character, and espionage.  It fit in nicely with my recent read of Code Girls and my fascination…