13 New Romances to Read If You Love Roarke from the ‘In Death’ Series
quotes have been tagged as roarke: J.D. Robb: 'I want to see you again. He stopped tags: eve-dallas, in-death-series, love, roarke, romance · likes. Has Roarke ever loved/been in love with another woman before Eve? Edit . and the character evolution, the relationship evolution of Eve and Roarke primarily. For New York's most posh dating service, Personally Yours, it is the season to Betrayal in Death – At the luxurious Roarke Palace Hotel, a maid walks Portrait in Death – After a tip from a reporter, Eve Dallas finds the body.
Roarke and Eve to me. Don't know how to explain it better than it's explained in the books. I think the Irish in Roarke's voice is subtle--unless he's, ah, roused, in some way. Edit "The fact is, Eve and Roarke are still evolving in my mind.
I learn more about them all the time. Initially, Eve was more detailed in my head. The ass-kicking, troubled loner murder cop with a dark past.
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Then Roarke walked across the page. The Irish gazillionaire with a murky past and a talent for getting what he wanted. Edit "I have to say no, I never expected the sort of response and devotion to Eve and Roarke the series has caused. In me or the readers.
The springboards for the stories are murder and mystery, not business. Edit "I can't imagine Roarke would ever go behind Eve's back and put security on her. There's too much respect for that.
If the story or situation within the story calls for Roarke to be ill or injured, then that'll be what happens. Otherwise, he'll stay healthy. Edit "Can't say what Roarke line or policy might be regarding Eve when it comes to media. Hasn't played in to a book yet. I would think, as she does, he keeps most of his private life private. That's how many books there are in J.
Listening to each one back to back really gave me some insight into the series and also made me even more aware how Nora Roberts has some sort of puppet string hold over my body whereby she can manipulate me into buying and enjoying every book she writes, and even if I don't enjoy them, I'll give the stinkeye to anyone who tries to badmouth her.
Really, she should spend a bit of her fortune on recreating Roarke's mansion but in Maryland so Roberts devotees could do a "Nora Roberts books-themed vacation. Every person is hot, your mechanic, your doctor, the dog walker, your child's teacher, your priest, every house has a well-tended garden, everyone's bookshelves are stocked, and the town will have great pizza.
Well, probably someone would have to play the villain but I'm sure they could pay people like Catie and Tatiana to walk around giving menacing looks at the vacation-takers. I would go to this place, for sure. Of course, there would be daily discussions of books and places in town where you could reenact different books.
Fine, I'm joking about this.
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But Roberts really does have certain formulas in her books that show up repeatedly, and after listening to four In Death books in a row, I kept thinking about the formula for a book in the series. Please know before proceeding that I am absolutely addicted to this series, so it's all in jest. So, I present to you: Robb's In Death Series 1. Eve bribes Dickhead the lab guy with baseball tickets.
Obligatory mention of the cat, Galahad. Speak to my superior! Mira is looking very put together, looking serene, and drinking tea in her pastel pantsuit. But now that he had, will he start hunting again?
Reunion in Death — At exactly 7: One sip of birthday bubbly, and he was dead. No one at the party knew who she was, but Detective Eve Dallas remembers her all too well… Purity in Death — Louie Cogburn had spent three days holed up in his apartment. His pounding headache was getting worse. Finally, when someone knocked at his door, Louie picked up a baseball bat and started swinging… The first cop on the scene fired his stunner twice and Louie died instantly.
Portrait in Death — After a tip from a reporter, Eve Dallas finds the body of a young woman in a Delancey street dumpster. Just hours before, the news station had mysteriously received a portfolio of professional portraits of the woman. The photos seemed to be nothing out of the ordinary for any pretty young woman starting a modeling career.
And that these photos were taken after she had been murdered. Imitation in Death — Summer, A man wearing a cape and a top hat approaches a prostitute on a dark, New York City street. Minutes later, the woman is dead. Left at the scene is a letter addressed to Lieutenant Eve Dallas.
Eve Dallas will attempt to track down the diamonds once and for all—and stop the danger and death that has surrounded them for years.
Divided in Death — Reva Ewing was a former member of the Secret Service, and then a security specialist for Roarke Enterprises—until she was found standing over the dead bodies of her husband, renowned artist Blair Bissel, and her best friend.
But Eve Dallas believes there was more to the killing than jealous rage.
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A victim is found on the rocks, just above the still, dark water of the lake. Around her neck is a single red ribbon. Her hands are posed, as if in prayer. But it is the eyes—removed with the precision of a surgeon—that have Dallas most alarmed. As more bodies turn up, each with the same defining scars, Eve is frantic for answers. Survivor In Death — No affairs. Eve Dallas may be the best cop in the city, but the Swisher case has her baffled.
The family members were murdered in their beds with brutal, military precision. Clearly, Dallas is dealing with pros. The only mistake they made was to overlook the nine-year-old girl cowering in the dark in the kitchen… Origin in Death — A pioneer of modern reconstructive and cosmetic surgery, Dr.
Icove, is found dead in his office.
Struck by the immaculate condition of the crime scene, Dallas suspects a professional killing. Security disks show a stunningly beautiful woman calmly entering and leaving the building.
Dallas knows the victim was hiding something and suspects that his son—and successor—knows what it is. Memory in Death — Eve Dallas is one tough cop. It should take more than a seemingly ordinary middle-aged lady to make her fall apart. But when that lady is Trudy Lombard, all bets are off. Just seeing Trudy at the station plunges Eve back to the days when she was a vulnerable, traumatized young girl. Eve and Roarke just want the woman out of their lives.
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But someone else wants her dead. But when a very recent corpse shows up in a haunted abandoned nightclub, alongside the bones of the famous missing singer, Bobbie Bray, everyone is spooked.
Born in Death — Just as Eve Dallas begins to investigate the grisly double homicide of two young lovers, her friend Mavis need a favor.