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Naked Heat | [Richard Castle]

Naked Heat

In the sequel to the New York Times bestselling Heat Wave, Richard Castle does it again with his thrilling new mystery. Tough, sexy, professional, NYPD Homicide Detective Nikki Heat carries a passion for justice as she leads one of New York City’s top homicide squads. In what’s sure to be another smash sensation, listeners will once again follow Nikki Heat and hotshot reporter Jameson Rook as they trade barbs and innuendos all while on the trail of a murderer!
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Publisher's Summary

In the sequel to the New York Times best-selling Heat Wave, Richard Castle does it again with his thrilling new mystery. Tough, sexy, professional, NYPD Homicide Detective Nikki Heat carries a passion for justice as she leads one of New York City’s top homicide squads. In what’s sure to be another smash sensation by blockbuster author Richard Castle, listeners will once again follow Nikki Heat and hotshot reporter Jameson Rook as they trade barbs and innuendos - all while on the trail of a murderer!

©2010 ABC Studios (P)2010 Hyperion

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    Jim United States 12-24-12
    Jim United States 12-24-12 Member Since 2014
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    "Excellent reader & great story lines and humor !"
    What made the experience of listening to Naked Heat the most enjoyable?

    Love the heroine Nicki Heat


    What about Johnny Heller’s performance did you like?

    Excellent reader - makes you there !


    Did you have an extreme reaction to this book? Did it make you laugh or cry?

    Good humor - unexpected in mysteries ! Nice touch !


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    Brigette MINNEAPOLIS, MN, United States 12-06-12
    Brigette MINNEAPOLIS, MN, United States 12-06-12 Member Since 2014
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    "FUN Listen!"
    Would you recommend this audiobook to a friend? If so, why?

    If you like the show the book is very similar and just as fun.


    What did you like best about this story?

    The interaction between the characters


    Which character – as performed by Johnny Heller – was your favorite?

    Rook


    Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting?

    No, it was fun to come back to...


    Any additional comments?

    The narrator, Johnny Heller was great!

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
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    Allison Kappadahl Charlotte, NC United States 11-16-12
    Allison Kappadahl Charlotte, NC United States 11-16-12 Member Since 2014

    alliecat1

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    "Castle does it again"
    If you could sum up Naked Heat in three words, what would they be?

    engaging
    fun
    exciting


    What was one of the most memorable moments of Naked Heat?

    the scenes between nikki and roc.


    What does Johnny Heller bring to the story that you wouldn’t experience if you just read the book?

    he has a nice voice


    Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting?

    I tiried


    Any additional comments?

    If you love Castle on ABC, you'll like this series

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    Victoria 11-07-12
    Victoria 11-07-12
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    "A little long but entertaining."
    Where does Naked Heat rank among all the audiobooks you’ve listened to so far?

    Up near the top.


    What did you like best about this story?

    Envisioning the characters as those on the show "Castle".


    What about Johnny Heller’s performance did you like?

    Very clear and pleasant to listen to. He portrayed each "voice" so that it was obvious as to who was "speaking".


    Any additional comments?

    The book itself was a bit lengthy but I WAS entertained throughout it all.

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    Margie kent, WA, United States 10-29-12
    Margie kent, WA, United States 10-29-12 Member Since 2006
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    "Fun read, good story line."
    What made the experience of listening to Naked Heat the most enjoyable?

    I enjoy expanding on the TV seriew with these additional books. The characters have more depth, even though they are the fictional characters created by Richard Castle, who is a fictional character in the TV series.


    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
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    Carolyn Oshkosh, WI, United States 10-09-12
    Carolyn Oshkosh, WI, United States 10-09-12

    If I am not reading I am listening to a story sometimes both.

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    "The male in this story makes me puke!"
    What would have made Naked Heat better?

    If you had let the Rook character out of these books the stories would be just fine. What an arrogant A...hole. No woman would really let this jerk touch her..... I suppose because this is a male author he can make the woman do anything.......but nothing about this author's book is realistic.


    Would you be willing to try another book from Richard Castle? Why or why not?

    No


    Would you be willing to try another one of Johnny Heller’s performances?

    Maybe


    If you could play editor, what scene or scenes would you have cut from Naked Heat?

    All those with Rook in them


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    Bob Faw NH USA 10-08-12
    Bob Faw NH USA 10-08-12 Member Since 2012

    Energize

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    "Good romping fun with fun characters"
    What did you love best about Naked Heat?

    The writing is intelligent, witty and captures a sense of police culture which feels real to me. The dynamics between Rook and Heat are entertaining, and Roach are cool.
    Heller is a great reader, giving real character to the voices.


    Did the plot keep you on the edge of your seat? How?

    It engages me constantly enjoying what's happening and wondering what's going to happen next.


    Any additional comments?

    I'm going to listen to the whole series for sure.

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    Martha Healy 09-30-12

    Marty

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    "Not for me"
    Would you say that listening to this book was time well-spent? Why or why not?

    No, I made myself finish it since it was my first for this series and by this author. I tell people I am addicted to audio books and it is often hard for me to stop listening when I get to work and put it away...not this one. Maybe that's good.


    Would you recommend Naked Heat to your friends? Why or why not?

    No.


    Any additional comments?

    I was very disappointed as I'm looking for a new series to dig my teeth (or ears) into.

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    C Rhinelander, WI, United States 09-12-12
    C Rhinelander, WI, United States 09-12-12 Member Since 2010
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    "Too predictable!"
    Would you try another book from Richard Castle and/or Johnny Heller?

    No, not that their stories aren't good but it's very predictable, especially when compared to the series, which is saying a lot.


    Would you ever listen to anything by Richard Castle again?

    No.


    What about Johnny Heller’s performance did you like?

    Yes, he makes you feel the characters, just not enough story to give feeling to.


    Do you think Naked Heat needs a follow-up book? Why or why not?

    No, what's left to find out?


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    S. Pittenger Cincinnati, OH USA 08-10-12
    S. Pittenger Cincinnati, OH USA 08-10-12 Member Since 2012
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    "If You Like Castle, You'll Enjoy The Heat Books"
    What made the experience of listening to Naked Heat the most enjoyable?

    There are events told from Castle's point of view that, if you watch the show, you'd be able to tell were told from a biased point of view, and Kate's interpretation would be very different.


    What other book might you compare Naked Heat to and why?

    They remind me a little bit of some of the early Lawrence Block books, but funny.


    Have you listened to any of Johnny Heller’s other performances before? How does this one compare?

    Yes. He does a good job of talking like Nation Fillion.


    Did you have an extreme reaction to this book? Did it make you laugh or cry?

    It made me laugh out loud a few times.


    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
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