When Ms. Roberts first wrote Brazen Virtue and its prequel Sacred Sins in the late 80’s, she was getting in on the ground floor of a new. Title: Brazen Virtue (Sacred Sins) Author(s): Nora Roberts ISBN: / (USA edition) Publisher: Random House Large Print. When a superstar mystery writer visits her sister to unwind from a grueling book tour, she finds herself tracking a real-life killer who has already shattered her life .

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May 01, Pages. We appreciate your feedback. This was my first Nora Roberts, above and beyond a string of J. Beyond that, though, I didn’t like what I was reading. Roberts robegts have included them. The Pride of Jared MacKade. Stars of Mithra Complete Collection. Read it Forward Read it first. Ed and Ben are the detectives on her murder case. Ignoring the warnings of cool-headed detective Ed Jackson, Grace sets her own daring trap to rouse a killer out of hiding.

Ed Ben’s homicide partner from Sacred Sins, book 1 meets Grace when she comes to visit her sister and Ed is the next door 3. There is no real oomph to the reveal like in book 1 since readers are informed of who the bad guy is in this one earlier on.

I think us going back and forth between Ed, Grace, Tess, Ben, the serial rapist, the potential and actual victims in the book made it feel crowded. I really robwrts tired of all the times one of the characters had to light up a cigarette.

Suddenly Grace’s life turns into a scene from one of her own books — the horror, the tight-lipped police, the shattered survivor.

Also, I am five years old, but Ed’s description of a big tall mountain man, with a beazen red bushy beard did not appeal to me at all. It was an odd choice. Books by Nora Roberts. Grace’s parents come into town to bury one daughter and just disappear. To step into the couple’s shoes?


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We are experiencing technical difficulties. There was an actual spoiler, which they actually managed to keep out of the back copy, and which almost gave me a brain hemorrhage. Nora Roberts, one of today’s most successful and best-loved novelists, is the author of Night Shield, Heart of the Sea, and a host of other bestsellers. I’ve been a huge fan of Nora Roberts for more years than I care to admit to and have spent so very many hours lost in the worlds she creates, adoring my stays there.

I’m not being critical of Nora, I love her. Si leyeron “Polos opuestos” y lo disfrutaron, este les va a encantar.

Brazen Virtue

Nora Roberts Mystery Box Set. Grace is hoping to change that.

There are more than million copies of her… More about Nora Roberts. View all 4 comments. I can only imagine that when the book was originally released, it was probably a very taut, tense, and timely suspense novel, but now, over two decades of wars, politics, natural disasters, heinous crimes, and acts of terrorism, technological advances, and an entertainment industry overflowing with every single sharp-eyed observation of man’s inhumanity to man has stripped this book of its sophistication and polish, leaving it feeling too tame and plodding to feel at robwrts current But she isn’t waiting around for the police to catch up with the killer.

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The reader is told too many things in short descriptive bursts and not shown nearly enough. The MacKade Brothers Collection.


When Grace’s sister is found raped and murdered by an unknown assailant, Ed decides no matter what he is going to find the killer. Grace and Ed sparkle as a couple.

Return to Book Page. Yet as one of her biggest fans, investigator Ed Jackson, warns her: Virtie of a Stranger. But his insta-love thing would have had most women running the other way.

I apparently bought this back in and I have no memory of reading it. There weren’t a whole jora of characters and the book seemed to take place only in one house and the Police Station. From the moment Ed saw Grace leaning out the window of his neighbor’s house, he was captivated by her.

Thanks for telling us about the problem. Kathleen has become the perfect woman to him, and he wants a relationship with her.

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Please note that I gave this book 2. Detectives 2 May Book of the Month 25 18 May 17, The two sisters have had conflict their whole lives and Kathleen resents Grace’s success. Could not put the book down until finished. Leave A Comment Cancel reply Comment. View all 3 comments. Not what I was expecting.

The plot is more cohesive with a satisfactorily complex storyline, interesting characters and solid suspense. Apple Audible downpour eMusic audiobooks. Havia ali pano para mais mangas. Ed was no slouch either as the quintessential good guy that Roberts is so adept at writing.