We are currently making improvements to the Audible site. In an effort to enhance the accessibility experience for our customers, we have created a page to more easily navigate the new experience, available at the web address www.audible.com/access.
 >   > 
Chesapeake Blue: Chesapeake Bay, Book 4 | [Nora Roberts]

Chesapeake Blue: Chesapeake Bay, Book 4

Seth Quinn is finally home. It's been a long journey. But a lot has changed in St. Christopher since he's been gone - and the most intriguing change of all is the presence of Dru Whitcomb Banks.
Regular Price:$25.87
  • Membership Details:
    • First book free with 30-day trial
    • $14.95/month thereafter for your choice of 1 new book each month
    • Cancel easily anytime
    • Exchange books you don't like
    • All selected books are yours to keep, even if you cancel
  • - or -

Your Likes make Audible better!

'Likes' are shared on Facebook and Audible.com. We use your 'likes' to improve Audible.com for all our listeners.

You can turn off Audible.com sharing from your Account Details page.

OK

Publisher's Summary

Seth Quinn is finally home....

It's been a long journey. After a harrowing boyhood with his drug-addicted mother, he'd been taken in by the Quinn family, growing up with three older brothers who'd watched over him with love.

Now a grown man returning from Europe as a successful painter, Seth is settling down on Maryland's Eastern Shore, surrounded once again by Cam, Ethan, and Phillip, their wives and children - all the blessed chaos of the extended Quinn clan. Finally, he's back in the little blue-and-white house where there's always a boat at the dock, a rocker on the porch, and a dog in the yard.

Still, a lot has changed in St. Christopher since he's been gone - and the most intriguing change of all is the presence of Dru Whitcomb Banks. A city girl who has opened a florist shop in this seaside town, she craves independence and the challenge of establishing herself without the influence of her wealthy connections. In Seth, she sees another kind of challenge - a challenge she can't resist.

But storms are brewing that are about to put their relationship to the test. Dru's past has made her sensitive to deception and slow to trust. And Seth's past has made him a target of blackmail - as a secret he's kept hidden for years threatens to explode, destroying his new life and his new love.

©2004 Nora Roberts; (P)2004 Brilliance Audio

What the Critics Say

"[Roberts has] once again crafted a poignant and often humorous tale. True to style, she has also thrown in just enough of the paranormal to tantalize. Guaranteed to please the many fans who were waiting for Seth's story." (Library Journal)
"James Daniels's voice conveys convincing female desire, as well as rough male camaraderie, and singes the listener's ears with Roberts's trademark passion." (AudioFile)

What Members Say

Average Customer Rating

4.4 (527 )
5 star
 (304)
4 star
 (162)
3 star
 (50)
2 star
 (5)
1 star
 (6)
Overall
4.5 (343 )
5 star
 (212)
4 star
 (94)
3 star
 (29)
2 star
 (4)
1 star
 (4)
Story
4.5 (342 )
5 star
 (206)
4 star
 (100)
3 star
 (28)
2 star
 (2)
1 star
 (6)
Performance
Sort by:
  •  
    Kim Port Macquarie, Australia 08-19-13
    Kim Port Macquarie, Australia 08-19-13 Member Since 2011
    HELPFUL VOTES
    3
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    89
    56
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    0
    0
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "great finisher to the 4 part series"

    I love these series books that really make you feel like part of the family, so glad Ms Roberts gave us Seth's story as well, it wouldn't have been complete without it.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  •  
    Liesl Johannesburg, South Africa 08-13-13
    Liesl Johannesburg, South Africa 08-13-13 Member Since 2011
    HELPFUL VOTES
    0
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    45
    18
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    1
    0
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Loved it!"

    I absolutely loved this series! You fall in love with each and every character and the stories are interesting and intriguing.
    I secretly hope that Nora will write a 5th book in this series.. perhaps the story of Aubrey?

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  •  
    Stephanie Rancho Cucamonga, CA, United States 02-19-13
    Stephanie Rancho Cucamonga, CA, United States 02-19-13 Member Since 2012
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    23
    1
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "All Love!!!!"
    Would you consider the audio edition of Chesapeake Blue to be better than the print version?

    Very much!!!! I felt it put the story in a different perspective hearing it than reading it.


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

    I felt he sounded a little mechanical in the beginning but still did a great job.


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

    The unbreakable family bond.


    Any additional comments?

    I hope that this turns into a movie!!! I would be there on premiere night!!!

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  •  
    Kimberly Jacksonville, NC, United States 01-22-13
    Kimberly Jacksonville, NC, United States 01-22-13 Member Since 2011
    HELPFUL VOTES
    19
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    84
    32
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    2
    0
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Good Ending"
    What made the experience of listening to Chesapeake Blue the most enjoyable?

    I like listening to audio books over reading them myself because the narrators are able to bring so much more life into the story than I can.


    Any additional comments?

    My only problem with this book was the way Seth let his mother have such control over him. Anyone in their right mind wouldn't allow that to happen but he allowed it to go on for years. This was done in another of Nora Roberts books and it just made me annoyed with the story. The presence of Seth's mother in the story took away from the overall story. It would have been better had his conflict been about something else.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  •  
    Amazon Customer Zeeland, MI, United States 01-04-13
    Amazon Customer Zeeland, MI, United States 01-04-13 Member Since 2012
    HELPFUL VOTES
    1
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    25
    7
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    0
    0
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Great ending to a series"
    Would you consider the audio edition of Chesapeake Blue to be better than the print version?

    We waiting a long time for Seth and Nora Roberts didn't disappoint.


    What was one of the most memorable moments of Chesapeake Blue?

    On the dock with Stella and Foolish


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

    NO I havent


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

    oh yeah


    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  •  
    Amazon Customer USA 12-12-12
    Amazon Customer USA 12-12-12 Member Since 2007
    HELPFUL VOTES
    2
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    132
    8
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    0
    0
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Fantastic series"
    Would you recommend this audiobook to a friend? If so, why?

    Yes, this is a good ending to a good series. I am sure that anyone who enjoys Nora Roberts other books will love this one too.


    Who was your favorite character and why?

    Seth Quinn of course, he is the main character, but I loved learning how the other families were growing and progressing.


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

    Great voice, love the sound of his voice.


    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  •  
    Busy housewife Westminster, CA, United States 12-27-11
    Busy housewife Westminster, CA, United States 12-27-11 Member Since 2008

    Instead of whistling while I work, I listen! I have my audible set up on my phone and comes through my blue tooth. I get so much done!!

    HELPFUL VOTES
    13
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    93
    15
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    0
    1
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Totally get this series!! Nora knows Guys!!"

    Great story and great series..I flew threw them all!! Loved it!
    Sweet story line but with an edgy back story that needs to be told!

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  •  
    Elaine Albemarle, NC, United States 06-12-11
    Elaine Albemarle, NC, United States 06-12-11 Member Since 2010

    Totally addicted to Audible.

    HELPFUL VOTES
    200
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    185
    120
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    34
    6
    Overall
    "What a Man!"

    I love the voice the narrator gave Seth Quinn. Great book, totally hot men, would love for the Quinn stories to go on and on and on. One of the best.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  •  
    Nancy Shamong, NJ, United States 04-26-11
    Nancy Shamong, NJ, United States 04-26-11 Member Since 2010
    HELPFUL VOTES
    22
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    11
    11
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    0
    0
    Overall
    "Nice Ending"

    I really liked all the books in this series however the narration left something to be desired. Couldn't tell the difference between the characters and the narrator added some funky accent, which since the location was eastern seaboard, it didn't seem applicable and just further annoyed.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  •  
    Carol Las Vegas, NV, USA 07-12-10
    Carol Las Vegas, NV, USA 07-12-10 Member Since 2010
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    17
    1
    Overall
    "chesapeak blue"

    I tink that this is another great story from nora robert..such passion and adventure

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • Showing: 11-20 of 21 results PREVIOUS123NEXT

    There are no listener reviews for this title yet.

Report Inappropriate Content

If you find this review inappropriate and think it should be removed from our site, let us know. This report will be reviewed by Audible and we will take appropriate action.

CANCEL

Thank You

Your report has been received. It will be reviewed by Audible and we will take appropriate action.