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Naked in Death Audiobook

Naked in Death: In Death, Book 1

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Publisher's Summary

Eve Dallas is a New York police lieutenant hunting for a ruthless killer. In over 10 years on the force, she's seen it all - and knows that her survival depends on her instincts. And she's going against every warning telling her not to get involved with Roarke, an Irish billionaire - and suspect in Eve's murder investigation. But passion and seduction have rules of their own, and it's up to Eve to take a chance in the arms of a man she knows nothing about - except the addictive hunger of needing his touch.

Crack another case with Eve Dallas.

©2004 J. D. Robb; (P)2004 Brilliance Audio

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    Candace C. Los Angeles, CA, United States 06-06-12
    Candace C. Los Angeles, CA, United States 06-06-12
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    "Well Done!"
    Would you consider the audio edition of Naked in Death to be better than the print version?

    I haven't read the print version, but Susan Erickson does such a great job with the narration that it felt like I was reading the print edition.


    What did you like best about this story?

    I loved the way the love story is easily mixed with the mystery. Neither over shadows the other.


    Which character – as performed by Susan Ericksen – was your favorite?

    Roarke. She does a great job with an irish accent.


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

    Yes! Unfortunately life did not allow that. I want to buy the whole series based on this one book. Since it was written in 1995, I have a lot of books to catch up on.


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    Julie in KY Corbin, KY 05-22-12
    Julie in KY Corbin, KY 05-22-12 Member Since 2013

    I'm a stay at home mom in southeastern KY. I LOVE audio books....especially ANYTHING by Nora Roberts/J.D. Robb!

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    "Great Start to a Wonderful Series!"
    Where does Naked in Death rank among all the audiobooks you’ve listened to so far?

    I started listening to this series around Book 20. I had no idea how far back the series went. After the 5 books I bought all at once, I had to start from the beginning. WOW! This was the perfect beginning to a (hopefully) very, very long line of stories. I'm at # 8 now and can't stop listening to Susan Erickson's wonderful voices. Thank you "J.D.Robb" for these wonderful books!


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    Rita 05-08-12
    Rita 05-08-12

    Audible addicted love mystery,lately stuck on love story. Mother of 1 Labrador and 1 perfect man. Work way too hard, and so ready to be retired

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    "Love all the voices"
    If you could sum up Naked in Death in three words, what would they be?

    Great listen I'm so hook


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

    All plots from 1-34 is a absolute gray listen


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

    She plays all char. Perfectly Eve,Rourke,Peabody,Fannie,macnabe,sommerser,mavett,Nadine,crack.morris omg hard to pick favorite.


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    T. Rose MO 04-17-12
    T. Rose MO 04-17-12 Member Since 2016

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    "The book that started it all!"
    Would you listen to Naked in Death again? Why?

    Yes! These books have become one of my favorite series. This is the book that stared Eve and Roarke relationship.


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    JanBreesmom MIRA LOMA, CA, United States 04-11-12
    JanBreesmom MIRA LOMA, CA, United States 04-11-12 Member Since 2012

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    "A Different Kind of police drama"
    What made the experience of listening to Naked in Death the most enjoyable?

    The author wrote the characters and their interaction with each other in such a way that I felt invested in their story. The story was very different from other police stories/contemporary action books I have read in the past. It kept me riveted to the book.


    Who was your favorite character and why?

    The main character, Eve, was the most interesting character to me. She was complex, interesting.


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

    It is nice to here the character's voices with the book. I especially liked the way she did Roarke, the Irish brough was very nice.


    If you were to make a film of this book, what would be the tag line be?

    Eve is a cop with a troubled past, three gruesome murders to solve on a deadline...and an international man of mystery her. Eve's having a busy week.


    Any additional comments?

    No.

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    Heather 04-05-12
    Heather 04-05-12 Member Since 2009

    Smoke me a kipper; I'll be back for breakfast.

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    "Torture to Finish"

    For several years someone told me I should check out this author's books. She said that every woman she recommended them to fell in love with the series. This depresses me. This book was absolutely crap and is just an alternate version of a bodice-ripper. The difference is that the main character is a stock hard practical female cop. Unless you're looking for girly smut (ie woman taken against her will but ends up loving it), don't bother to read this. The writing isn't very good and the story line is totally predictable.

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    Linda Marion, AR, United States 03-30-12
    Linda Marion, AR, United States 03-30-12 Member Since 2015
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    "Great Series"

    You will not regret listening to these. They are the best; love Eve and Roarke. It's great to watch their relationship grow.

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    Ramona Coatesville, PA, United States 03-05-12
    Ramona Coatesville, PA, United States 03-05-12 Member Since 2014

    My name is Mona and I am an infrequent reader. I found books on audio by accident. I am really enjoying it.

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    "Kept me on edge..."
    If you could sum up Naked in Death in three words, what would they be?

    Suspenseful, intriguing, satisfying.


    What other book might you compare Naked in Death to and why?

    Just started listening to these types of stories.


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

    She really brought a voice and a picture of each character. I enjoyed the varying difference in each one especially the old woman.


    If you were to make a film of this book, what would be the tag line be?

    Futuristic, sci-fi, thriller.....


    Any additional comments?

    About to start the second book in the series.

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    Bec Angels Camp, CA, United States 03-01-12
    Bec Angels Camp, CA, United States 03-01-12 Member Since 2014
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    "Entertaining"
    Would you try another book from J. D. Robb and/or Susan Ericksen?

    Yes, entertaining story & Eve is an interesting character.... I will read more!


    What aspect of Susan Ericksen’s performance would you have changed?

    Didn't love narrator....


    Was Naked in Death worth the listening time?

    Yes


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    Keith United States 02-19-12
    Keith United States 02-19-12
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    "Dallas is awesome!"
    Where does Naked in Death rank among all the audiobooks you’ve listened to so far?

    In my top four, I love Roberts And Susan Erickson does a remarkably excellent job.


    What did you like best about this story?

    Dallas and roarkes connection. The futuristic setting.


    Which character – as performed by Susan Ericksen – was your favorite?

    ROARKE. I loved reading immortal in death ( my first Robb book) and I just fell in love with how roarke deals with eve.


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