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Something About You Audiobook

Something About You: FBI-US Attorney Series, Book 1

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Publisher's Summary

Staying overnight in a luxury hotel, Assistant U.S. Attorney Cameron Lynde overhears a high-profile murder involving a U.S. senator. Special Agent Jack Pallas is assigned to the investigation - the same Jack Pallas who still blames her for nearly ruining his career three years ago. Now the pair will have to put their rocky past behind them, focus on the case at hand - and smother the flame of their sizzling-hot sexual tension.

©2010 Julie James (P)2012 Tantor

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"James has a knack for writing those perfect-for-a-day-at-the-beach [listens]." (Book Binge)

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    Loretta Yucaipa, CA, United States 05-26-15
    Loretta Yucaipa, CA, United States 05-26-15
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    "Good listen!"

    This is a very nice listen. Good story, good narrator. I'm now going to the 2nd book!

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    Teresa NAMPA, ID, United States 05-22-15
    Teresa NAMPA, ID, United States 05-22-15 Member Since 2016

    Hello, my name is Teresa and I'm an addict.

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    "A fun romance."

    If you are looking for a light romance with a bit of danger, this is it. The book has likable characters and a good build up for love. This isn't a love at first sight kind of book and there is only one sex scene towards the end. What I like was how the main characters came together and all the side characters added a bit of comic relief. The mystery part isn't really a mystery since the readers already know who the bad guy is, but I'm suspecting that if you're interested in this book you're not in it for the mystery. I will read the next book in this series. Narrator does a good job, I have enjoyed her work in the past.

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    Nan 05-21-15
    Nan 05-21-15
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    "Good news series for me."

    Good charters - good listen. A series I look forward to following.

    To submit this it seems as though I have to be more wordy. Believe I have said enough about the book without being TOO WORDY, so thought I would make my feelings about the rating requirements clear!

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    donna Amarillo, TX, United States 03-14-15
    donna Amarillo, TX, United States 03-14-15 Member Since 2012
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    "Good Book"

    I enjoyed this book. It is fairly predictable but entertaining with very likable characters. It was a little lightweight but has enough drama and humor to keep it interesting. The narrator is good, maybe a little overdone in the sex scenes but not bad.

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    Remodeler 02-04-15
    Remodeler 02-04-15 Member Since 2011
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    "It took forever!"

    This book was just poorly plotted out. It was more of a Mystery novel than a romance novel.
    The narration was good.

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    STEPHANIE Florence, AL, United States 01-19-15
    STEPHANIE Florence, AL, United States 01-19-15 Member Since 2013
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    "LOVED IT"
    Would you listen to Something About You again? Why?

    Already listen twice, it has a plausible and believable story.


    What about Karen White’s performance did you like?

    I don't really like Karen White, there's something about her, she always sounds like she's shaky. However she does a lot better than many other narrators.


    Any additional comments?

    I have finally found a new author and I love Julie James. If you like Julie Garwood you will love this author. I am going to purchase other books now.

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    Jennifer 08-20-14
    Jennifer 08-20-14 Member Since 2013
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    "Smart, sassy, suspenseful and sexy"
    What did you love best about Something About You?

    I loved that this book was equal parts solve-the-crime and romance. The two aspects were played off of each other well, while each inching towards their resolutions piece by piece. And I liked that the characters were well grounded, with good backstory, and believable actions based on their personalities - progressing from combative to cooperative to in bed - rather than too-rushed plots I've read where the combativeness turned immediately to lust and characters hopped into bed too quickly.


    What was one of the most memorable moments of Something About You?

    My favorite moment was when he deftly guided her (in a stunning dress) from the wedding reception with the comment that Everyone in the room knew where they were going...


    What about Karen White’s performance did you like?

    She narrated beautifully, with distinct and consistent voices, male and female. I never had trouble following dialogue.


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    Leyla rock hill, SC, United States 07-21-14
    Leyla rock hill, SC, United States 07-21-14 Member Since 2010

    With more than 1600 audio books to hitchhike along with, I've realized only now that I started "reviewing"...boy I need to catch up!

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    "AWESOME! Murder, mystery, heated checkered past..."
    Any additional comments?

    Great listen! Had just enough mystery to a murder that was witnessed...sort of....
    What exactly did Cameron see and not see, does the killer know, can the FBI protect her while they search? But of all the questions.....why oh why did the FBI have to assign Jack to this case...of all cases...why does the man who told the world I had my head up my *bleep* have to be the one to keep my safety, and truly...will he even try?

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    sheryl grove 05-30-14
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    "I want those 12 hours of my life back"
    This book wasn’t for you, but who do you think might enjoy it more?

    Neither a good romance nor a believable mystery/crime story.


    What could Julie James have done to make this a more enjoyable book for you?

    Much better research. Attorney's father was an educated blue blood who died as a simple beat cop in his forties.....totally unbelievable, as is much else.


    How could the performance have been better?

    Made female lead alternately bitchy and weak and wispy......not like a strong successful attorney.


    What reaction did this book spark in you? Anger, sadness, disappointment?

    Major disappointment


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    Trish R. JACKSONVILLE, FL, United States 05-12-14
    Trish R. JACKSONVILLE, FL, United States 05-12-14 Member Since 2014
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    "Awesome book.."
    Any additional comments?

    I really didn't know whether or not I'd like this book. It had great reviews but I was a little wary since this is not my usual genre. Needless to say, I'm so glad I took the chance. I absolutely loved every minute of this book. Loved Jack and Cameron. Loved Dillon. And I just hated Cameron's boss (not mentioning any names here), such a creep. Hated the bad guy, too. And I just loved the laugh out loud moments. Great sexual tension and nice, nice, nice sex. I can certainly see myself buying all the books in this series.

    As to the narrator: She did a wonderful job. She had the perfect voice for this book. I would definitely listen to her again and again.

    1 of 2 people found this review helpful

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