Night Shield (Night Tales #5)
Ally's father Boyd(hero of the first book in the series), helped mentor and make Jonah when he was a kid, on the street getting involved in crime, so even though Jonah doesn't like cops he agrees to do Boyd a favor and have his daughter Ally and other cops go undercover at one of his clubs.
The case ro ...more
Try to sleep at night.' A series of well-organised burglaries has Detective Allison Fletcher going undercover as a waitress in a high-class bar. It's not long before one of the wealthy customers is robbed, and Allison discovers how the con is being worked. Allison foils one of the burglaries and a gun is turned on her. She has no choice but to shoot the woman holding the weapon. The robber's psychotic, controlling brother knows who killed his beloved sister, and now he's out for revenge. When he...more
Jonah has a troubled past, but feels he owes his entire life to Boyd Fletcher (Allie's dad) and agrees to let the cops into his place of business.
As Allie and Jonah grow closer, they close in on the criminals and take them down.
This is the first Nora Roberts book I have read and I am thrilled she is definitely going on my favourite authors list. I will be on the lookout for the others in the series and other books by her.
I found this book well written kept you guessing till the end,good strong characters that made you like them and feel like you knew them. A good mix of the doom and gloom of crime and ...more
Son kitap kesinlikle çok hoştu. Özellikle Boyd'umun yavrusunu büyümüş olarak görmek v ...more
That being said, I have to say I enjoyed t ...more
Daha önceki maceralarin kahramanlarından Body Fletcher'in kızi Allison Fletcher'in hikayesi idi.O da babasi gibi polislik meslegini secmisti. Seçkin semtlerdeki evlerde hirsızlik yapan bir çetenin pesine düşmüstü. Cete mekan olarak Jonah Blackhawk'ın barında pusuya yatıyordu. Bu olayda Jonah'ın işbirligi gerekiyordu.
Jonah geçmışte sokak çocugu iken Body Fldtcher'in büyük yardımini görmüst ...more
Only read this book by accident too, because I have it in the Night Tales series of books, but my sister is gett ...more
Mais uma vez, foi muito giro ver personagens anteriores e só tive pena de Gage não aparecer. A cena do churrasco com a famíli ...more
aggressive nature of their relationship added a depth and texture to the story. The knowledge of giving and taking was required for them to open their hearts to each other and the realization they would do anything for the other, even if it included irritating the other into submission. The dynamics of their relationship made the story fun to read and I chuckled several times from their bantering ...more
Its been a few years since I read this, and since then, I've begun reading Roberts' In Death series (which she writes as JD Robb), and its clear that Night Shield's Jonah and Ally were the pre-cursor's to In Death's Eve and Roarke. Similar dynamic, with a lot of the same sparring dialogue.
Eleanor Marie Robertson was born on October 10, 1950 in Silver Spring, Maryland, USA. She was the youngest of 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. During her ...more