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Promises in Death Audiobook

Promises in Death: In Death, Book 28

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Amaryllis Coltraine may have recently transferred to the New York City police force from Atlanta, but she's been a cop long enough to know how to defend herself against an assailant. When she's taken down just steps away from her apartment, killed with her own weapon, for Eve the victim isn't just "one of us."

Dallas's friend, Chief Medical Examiner Morris, had started a serious relationship with Coltraine, and from all accounts the two were headed for a happy future together. But someone has put an end to all that. After breaking the news to Morris, Eve starts questioning everyone, including Coltraine's squad, informants, and neighbors, while Eve's husband, Roarke, digs into computer data on the dead woman's life back in Atlanta. To their shock, they discover a connection between this case and their own painful, shadowy pasts.

The truth will need to be uncovered one layer at a time, starting with the box that arrives at Cop Central addressed to Eve, containing Coltraine's guns, badge, and a note from her killer: "You can have them back. Maybe someday soon, I'll be sending yours to somebody else." But Eve Dallas doesn't take too kindly to personal threats, and she is going to break this case, whatever it takes. And that's a promise.

©2009 J.D. Robb; (P)2009 Brilliance Audio, Inc.

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    Elise Shawnee, OK, USA 04-20-09
    Elise Shawnee, OK, USA 04-20-09 Member Since 2016
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    "Promises in Death"

    I love all of the In Death. I loved this one also. The one thing I didn't like was Peabody's voice. I don't remember her voice sounding like this from other books I have listened to. Other than that I really liked the book.

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    Loy 04-04-09
    Loy 04-04-09

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    "she doesn't disappoint"

    Robb has another great hit with Dallas and all her crew. She has everyone in this book and we get to peek into their lives. the murder story is a good one and Dallas saves the day again
    a good series.
    Listen from the beginning and learn about everyone
    good stuff

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    Toni San Dimas, CA, USA 03-26-09
    Toni San Dimas, CA, USA 03-26-09 Member Since 2016
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    "Wonderful narrator, Great series"

    I have been a Nora Roberts fan since she first came on the scene writing for series romances (oh, so many year ago!). When she started writing her "in death" series I was hooked. Haven't missed a one and since they became available on audio my father-in-law has also become a fan. Listening to Susan Ericksen is a joy and a pleasure, her idividual voices bring the story to life. I hope she continues to narrate the J.D. Robb series because she is the best I have ever heard. Thank you!

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    Sandra Parker 08-23-16
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    as usual, it doesn't disappoint and I'm 28 audio books in....looking forward to the next!

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    Misty 07-02-16
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    Awesome as usual. I am working my way thru the whole series. You will enjoy.

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    Francesca J Clipper 07-01-16 Member Since 2015
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    "Heartbreaking Story!"

    As always the narration is on point. If you've read/listened to each book up until now, these characters are practically family. And this story brings death a little too close to home. You just want to reach in and hug & comfort them!

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    Brandy86 05-12-16
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    "excellent as always"

    Susan Erickson is the best!! this is my favorite series and it's not half as good with any other narrator. love the story love the characters! they are always entertaining.

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    Tina Patton 04-16-16
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    I love the in death series and this one was no exception it had me laughing out loud as Eve trruggled with her fears regarding social events and the bridal shower and tearing up over the death of a fellow cop

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    M. mckenzie 03-25-16
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    "good book BAD narration"

    Audible, this is 2 books in a row with narrated voices that were really bad! There has got to be better choices out there or get an actual man to read the male parts! Gee its not too much to ask is it??? I think I will go back to just reading the series, I cannot keep listening to this narrator, she is making these characters sound close to 50 and her new York accent, yikes..

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    best one yet. Love these books. can'the wait for nest one. just loved it.

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