From the Back Cover
Willa Forsythe is both a violin prodigy and top-notch thief, which makes her the perfect choice for a critical task at the outset of World War I--to secure a crucial cypher key from a famous violinist currently in Wales.
Lukas De Wilde has enjoyed the life of fame he's won--until now, when being recognized nearly gets him killed. Everyone wants the key to his father's work as a cryptologist. And Lukas fears that his mother and sister, who have vanished in the wake of the German invasion of Belgium, will pay the price. The only distraction he finds from his worry is in meeting the intriguing and talented Willa Forsythe.
But danger presses in from every side, and Willa knows what Lukas doesn't--that she must betray him and find that key, or her own family could pay the same price his surely has.
"A beautifully written romance with plenty of suspense."--Library Journal
Praise for Shadows Over England
"Readers will be instantly captivated by Rosemary Gresham. . . . Peter Holstein is a complicated hero with a gracious heart, and their gradual romance is graced with moments of humor, as well as adventure and a sweet message of true worth."--RT Book Reviews Top Pick for A Name Unknown
"In the first of White's new Shadows Over England series, she reprises her expertise in crafting strong and savvy female protagonists."--Booklist on A Name Unknown
"The second book in White's new Shadows Over England series is a symphony of compelling characters and breath-stealing intrigue. Wit and warmth lilt engagingly through White's composition, despite the bleakness and tension of the time period. . . . White's mastery of historical fiction ensures that there is always just the right amount of each layer, whether it be the history, the suspense, the humor or the romance. It doesn't get much better than this exquisite series!"--RT Book Reviews Top Pick