Devoted in Death
It's a new year in New York city, and two star-crossed lovers have just discovered an insatiable appetite...for murder. Lieutenant Eve Dallas has witnessed some grisly crimes in her career and she knows just how dark things can get on the streets. But when a much-loved musician is found dead,... show more
It's a new year in New York city, and two star-crossed lovers have just discovered an insatiable appetite...for murder.
Lieutenant Eve Dallas has witnessed some grisly crimes in her career and she knows just how dark things can get on the streets. But when a much-loved musician is found dead, Eve soon realises that his murder is part of a horrifying killing spree, stretching right across the country.
Now the killers have reached New York, and they've found themselves another victim. Eve knows she only has a couple of days to save a young girl's life, and to stop the killers before their sadistic games escalate. Eve's husband Roarke is ready to put his brains and his considerable resources behind the search. But even as the couple works closely together, time is running out...
Publish date: 2015-09-10
Publisher: Piatkus Books
Pages no: 384
Edition language: English
Series: In Death 6 (#41)
A young couple on a nationwide killing spree cross into Lieutenant Eve Dallas territory, murdering a promising cellist. Now, the supposedly star-crossed lovers have taken two more people hoping to turn them into victims, and Eve and her team are running against the clock... Yet another one where t...
It's been a year since I have picked up an In Death book so I was interested in where the characters have gone. This felt like slipping on a pair of comfortable shoes. Everything was pretty much the same except for the criminals. The description of what this futuristic Romeo and Juliet (or Bonnie an...
Nora Roberts, a.k.a J.D. Robb,always knows how to suck me into a story. This In Death did not disappoint, although I cannot say it stands apart from the other cases we've already read about in previous books. Still, Nora always has a way to pull me right in with her writing, it doesn't hurt that eve...
[9/28/2012]A pretty good read, but not 5 stars. Not as much personal relationship development -- either Eve-Roarke or their friends -- as I like. A little bit more sex than usual. The crime part of the story was okay, but nothing really special. Some of the solutions seemed to me to be forced; t...
Entertaining as always police procedural set in the near future with interesting and scary murderers.