Betrayal in Death (In Death #12)
At the luxurious Roarke Palace Hotel, a maid walks into suite 4602 f...more
A trained killer is on the loose. He is attacking people who work for Roarke and has been having his merry way with them. He beats then, rapes them and then finishes them off with his trademark weapon, a silver piece of wire. This guy is a slick criminal, both intelligent and cunning as a cat. He manages to always slip out of Eve’s grasp like water.
But Eve Dallas still won’t give up this fight because this case hits a little closer to home. Roarke is now feeling respons...more
So begins the 12th book in the In Death series set in late Spring the year 2059.
Roarke is busily hosting the grand event of the season. An auction of movie star Magda Lane's memorabilia at his posh Plaza Hotel. Hundreds of millions of dollars are expected to be raised for charity. In the midst of this a hotel maid is brutally raped and murdered.
Eve quickly identifies the perp. A known assassi...more
This story is very personal to our favorite characters because a brutal serial killer is attacking people w...more
Yet again, Dallas, Lieutenant Eve, is out and about with hubby Rourke, attending one of his many social engagements. In fact, a celebrity friend of Rourke's and her entourage are present, trying to raise funds for charity when the first murder occurs ... one that makes absolutely no sense at all. One more thing J D Robb - a...more
Judul Asli : BETRAYAL IN DEATH
[ book 12 of In Death Series ]
by J.D. Robb
Copyright © 2000 by Nora Roberts
Penerbit Gramedia Pustaka Utama
Alih Bahasa : Sisilia Kinanti G.
Cetakan I : Mei 2011 ; 504 hlm
Cover by Marcel A.W.
Rate : 3 of 5
Sebuah pembunuhan aneh mengguncang khalayak umum di kota New York. Korbannya adalah pegawai tata graha Roarke Palace Hotel, dimana sedang berlangsung acara akbar lelang koleksi seni dan memorabilia Magda Lane – bintang film ter...more
Betrayal in Death is the 12th installment of the futuristic In Death series by Nora Roberts written under her pseudo name, J.D. Robb. It takes place in New York in the spring of 2059. There have been many advances in technology, lasers are the weapons of choice, there are virtual reality units in just about every home and if you want to shed a few pounds just head to the local salon and buy a body sculpting treatment. But one thing hasn’t changed; man’s de...more
As the murders escalate in intensity as well as personal closeness to Roarke, Eve goes all out to find not only the mur...more
Betrayal in Death was another solid addition to the series. The stories of Eve Dallas and Roarke are not geniu...more
karena kemarin dapat info buku ke 14 mau terbit, jadi aku baca buku ke 12 nya nanti baca buku ke 13 kalau buku 15 mau terbit dan seterusnya dan seterusnya...
nungguinnya lama banget dan aku bisa baca dalam waktu 1 malam, khusus untuk buku 12 ini aku bacanya 3 malam *sengaja* ga mau cepet2 kelar kwkwkw *segitunya diriku*
masih seperti buku 1 - 11 sebelumnya, aku masih...more
From #1 New York Times bestselling author Nora Roberts, writing as J.D. Robb, comes a new novel in the futuristic series…Detective Eve Dallas investigates a homicide on familiar grounds: her husband’s hotel—and finds herself up against a murderer with a passion for the finer things in life—and death…
At the luxurious Roarke Palace Hotel, a maid walks into suite 4602 for the nightly turndown— and steps into her worst nightmare. A killer leaves her dead, strangled by a thin silver wire. He’s Sly
- Sylvester Yost, a professional hit man with a resume that covers nearly 50 years and dozens of murders has been hired to kill a maid at the Palace, Roarke's hotel
- Eve meets Magda Lane at the pre-auction event that Roarke holds at the Palace, Magda is Roarke's fav actress, he grew up watching her movies & attributes it to one of the escapes that he needed while growing up poor, hungry & abused
- Yost uses a silv...more
Why would a vicious and expensive hired killer, want to murder a simple chamber maid? Eve and her team are going to find out. Meanwhile, Eve must support her sexy husband Roake while he is handling a big charity auction for a celebrity. Add into the mix, Mick Connelly, a friend from Roake's childhood and you have an interesting story.This is a good futuristic suspense novel featuring Lieutenant Eve Dallas. She is a tough, smart, likeable homicide detective. In each b...more
Eve Dallas ve Roarke ikilisiyle hala tanışmadıysanız beni çok şaşırttınız diyebilirim. Her kitabında ayrı hayran kalıyorum kadına. Bir de o Roarke faktörü yok mu, seriyi tek başına bile okutur yani. İrlandalı yarim benim, canım.
Her kitabında olduğu gibi bunda da gayet iyi bir kurgu vardı. Bu sefer hedef Roarke, önce otelindeki bir hizmetçi, sonra da yakın bir arkadaşı öldürülüyor. Bütün mantık dikkatini dağıtmak için ama bunu Eve ile geç fark ediyorlar. Yine d...more
Roarke is busy arranging with actress Magda Lane to hold an auction of her movie memorabi...more
Even the ever hilarious and good-for-a-laugh Peabody was subdued in this one, no thanks to MacNab being a total wolly. I enjoyed it, but it wasn't as much fun as others have been.
There's an assassin on the move in Eve's New York, one that's been on the FBI's most-wanted files for decades. His methods are brutal and hard to read about. I find that sometimes having to listen to the details of the crimes and get inside the...more
This is one of the novels where long-standing personal ties get entangled with Eve's case, and things go real south. Always when one of the lieutenant's close circle gets a connection with the crime the book is filled with tension and angst and difficult decisions.
This one was chained to Roarke.
Eve got one closed case, but she and her hurband left it with heavy hearts and thoughts.
I really loved this one.
Gw suka cover ver indonesia nya. Gambar baju pengantin cewek yang di lintasi pita kuning polisi "police line do not cross"
Teman masa lalu yang di kira Roarke sudah membeku di neraka, kembali dalam hidupnya saat ada kejadian pembunuhan salah satu staf tata graha di Roarke...more
Embora este seja o 12º livro da série, é o primeiro que eu leio; portanto, posso apenas opinar sobre Traição Mortal como livro isolado. Já conhecia, no entanto, Eve Dallas de Naque...more
Roarke employs million of people. And this time the target is his employees. Will they be able to catch the killer before he kills Roarke's (view spoiler)[most treasured (hide spoiler)] employee?
Between the Feebs(FBI), a hit man, an auction and a friend from Ireland, Eve's got her hands full.
As Roarke and Eve grow closer, they realize that they can weather anything together.
Ian McNab and Delia Peabody, I do so love them. But by God, they need to grow up. Like spo...more
Traição Mortal apresenta-nos uma série de assassinatos com o seu autor desconhecido bem como a razão para essas mortes, existindo apenas Roarke como única ligação entre todos, pelo facto de serem seus funcionários.
This one hits a little close to home for both Roarke and Eve. The murderer is beating, raping and then killing his victims. If that isn’t enough, all the victims have connections to Roarke.
My favourite thing about this book was that we finally get to see some vulne...more
itulah resiko pernikahan antara dua orang yang sama-sama keras kepala dan terbiasa menjadi pemimpin. Yang membuat mereka sangat berbeda adalah mereka tahu kapan harus berhenti, meminta maaf dan menjejalkan ego mereka dalam-dalam. Sangat berbeda dengan pasangan-pasangan lain di kehidupan ny...more
Robb, J.D. (aka Nora Roberts) - 12th in series
When a maid at the Roarke Palace Hotel is murdered by a hitman for the elite, Lieutenant Eve Dallas suspects that someone who wants her husband dead may be connected to the crime.
I love this series. It is suspenseful and sexy.
Eleanor Marie Robertson was born on October 10, 1950 in Silver Spring, Maryland, U.S.A. She was the youngest of the five children, also the only girl, of a marriage with Irish ancestors. Her family were avid readers, so books were always important in her life. She attended a Catholic school and credits the nuns with instilling in her a sense of discipline....more
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Eve: "Up yours.”
Peabody's eyes popped. "Sir?"
"I'm going down to maintenance, and I'm going locked and loaded. I'm taking those piss-brain sons of bitches out, one by one. Then I'm going to haul what's left of the bodies into my vehicle and set it on fire."
"Jesus, Dallas, I thought we had a red flag."
"I've got a red flag. I've got one." Her eyes wheeled to Peabody. "I've got under fifty miles on my ride since those lying, cheating, sniveling shitheads said it was road ready. Road ready? Do you want me to tell you about road ready?"
"I would like that very much, Lieutenant. If you'd sheathe that knife first.”