Shadow Play

F-16 Baraks roared over crumbling city blocks as a daily reminder to those on the ground of how powerless they were. Some called it occupied Palestine. Others, ancestral Israel. Three world religions believed it the cradle, and the prophesied grave, of civilization. But for Simon, it was a fresh start, and the Promised Land was hard won…

Shadow Play is in edits with The Real Book Spy!



Jordyn Jacobs


I’m a literary assassin fueled by the tears of my readers and too much coffee. Once upon a time, I wanted a career in intelligence analysis, but plot twist, I’m much happier writing about spies than being one.   


Shadow Play is in edits with The Real Book Spy and is the Third Place winner of the Daphne du Maurier Award for 2017.