Image of Breath of Iron (Clockwork Agents)


Image of Breath of Iron (Clockwork Agents)

Cross’ newest Clockwork Agent novel combines exciting steampunk adventures with powerful emotional resonance. Dr. Evie Stone and pirate airship captain Gavin MacRae have tons of emotional baggage between them, so a forced reunion is bound to be seriously complicated. It’s pirates, spies and deadly danger ahoy in this newest amazing adventure!

Years ago, fearing the depth of their emotional connection, talented surgeon Evie Stone abandoned her pirate lover, Mac. When Evie is kidnapped, she is stunned to discover that her abductors are none other than Mac and the rest of his pirate crew. They need her surgical skills; Mac’s new “wife” has been severely wounded. Despite the strange circumstances, Evie and Mac find their connection never died. But there are higher stakes. Where do Mac’s allegiances fall? (SIGNET ECLIPSE, Aug., 400 pp., $7.99)

Reviewed by: 
Jill M. Smith