Dante had been courting his victim in cyberspace for weeks before meeting her in person. A few sips of wine and a few hours later, she was dead. The murder weapon: a rare, usually undetectable date-rape drug with a street value of a quarter million dollars. Detective Eve Dallas is playing and replaying the clues in her mind. The candlelight, the music, the rose petals strewn across the bed - a seduction meant for his benefit, not hers. He hadn't intended to kill her. But now that he has, he is left with only two choices: to either hole up in fear and guilt or start hunting again....
©2001 Nora Roberts (P)2013 Brilliance Audio, Inc.
"RE-DO! w/ corrected Characters PEABODY for one!"
Thank you! Thank you! Thank you! When I first saw "Seduction In Death" new release date I thought it was just the same book with a new republication date... but it's not. I am passionate about the "In Death" series and am constantly blown away by J. D. Robbs /Nora Roberts genius. I think Susan Ericksen is brilliant but I have been perplexed for sometime as to why the "Powers That Be" dictated changes in the character depiction of my beloved characters in books 13-16. I didn't dare to even dream that I would ever get to hear my favorite character in these books as I have grown to love them but IT HAPPENED and I'M IN HEAVEN! All the character depiction in the Redo of Seduction In Death are back...to name a few, Peabody, Rourke, Eve, Morris, Commander Whitney etc... In the first rendition of Seduction In Death some of the characters went through major transformation, some more subtle in the Re-do they are all back, in the characters we have grown to love and expect, as they have been depicting in all the books with the exclusion of the character diversions in books 13-16. The Red-do of "Seduction In Death" in my opinion, is as it should have been the first time out. If this is your first "A-read" of Seduction in death you have a treat in store, if this is the first Re-do "A-read" of Seduction in Death you have a treat and surprise in store! Can't wait to A-read the next Re-do's. This one is a definite Winner! Major Kudu's to Ms. Ericksen!
"Oh Thank Goddness - Re-Record!"
I heard that a couple of the books were re-recorded but I thought that they could not be that bad - so no I would not go back and get the re-recorded versions. I have the entire collection and have listened to them for years but I never noticed that the old version did not have the right voices. I was listening to the old version tonight and not even one chapter in I had to stop because it was driving me crazy. Then I found the re-recorded version. It is all better now. :-) All the right voices are there.
All of them
Keep up the great work Susan Ericksen! If you ever stop reading Eve Dallas I will just have to cry.
"Great book even better with new recording"
I'm delighted that Susan Ericksen has re-recorded some of the first In Death books she originally performed several years ago. I think this was one of her firsts, and she had not yet developed all the distinct character voices that ID fans recognize today.I just finished listening to the new recording and it has really enhanced my enjoyment of this book. J.D. Robb and Susan Ericksen are a can't-be-beat combination!
"Voice sounded different"
I have been listening to all the books in order. This performance seemed somewhat sluggish. Story still great
love the series and Susan Erickson does an awesome job with protraying the characters.
can't wait to continue into the series and see where it goes.
"Heart goes pitter pat"
I love this series but something about the particular book was a step above the others. Several things, the characters were up to their usual tricks. Eve had some great one-liners that had me laughing out loud. The meeting between Charles and Louise Dimatto made my heart soar. Can't wait to read more.
"Another Lt. Eve Dallas winner!"
An exceptional read! Kept me up, reluctant to put it down and sleep. It's been a long time since I've enjoyed a book so much.
can't ever go wrong with thus series. simply the best writing and characters in contemporary literature.
"Further understanding of Eve Dallas and her supporting crew"
Snappy repartee. See McNab and Peabody evolve, see the beginning of Louise and Charles' relationship. Eve settling in and showing more understanding of what Roark means to her, at last!!!
"one of my favorites to date"
These books never disappoint. I can't wait to grab the next one and see what happens next.
"IN DEATH BOOK 13"
THE WHOLE SERIES IS GREAT
ANY OF THE IN DEATH BOOKS
THE WHOLE IN DEATH SERIES ARE A GREAT READ
Possibly not. Sometimes in this series Susan Eriksons performance is a little slower making all the voices slightly different. This is one of the times. I still enjoyed the book though.
i always listen to the books quickly but 12 hours in one sitting might be a bit much.
This was an interesting concept with Lucious and Kevin. Not your average killers. Very interesting.
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