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Whiskey Beach
Whiskey Beach
Author: Nora Roberts
For more than three hundred years, Bluff House has sat above Whiskey Beach, guarding its shore -- and its secrets.  But to Eli Landon, it's home... — A Boston lawyer, Eli has weathered an intense year of public scrutiny and police investigations after being accused of -- but never arrested for -- the murder of his soon-to-be-ex wife. — He...  more »
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ISBN-13: 9780399159893
ISBN-10: 0399159894
Publication Date: 4/16/2013
Pages: 496
Rating:
  • Currently 4.1/5 Stars.
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4.1 stars, based on 112 ratings
Publisher: Putnam Adult
Book Type: Hardcover
Other Versions: Paperback, Audio CD
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reviewed Whiskey Beach on + 865 more book reviews
Helpful Score: 2
A hero who has been accused of murder, a seemingly free-spirited heroine with a few secrets of her own, an old family house complete with secret passages and maybe even buried treasure, a small coastal community, and a supportive family add up to make this just about a perfect beach read or something to curl up with on a rainy afternoon. It brought tears to my eyes and left me feeling happy.
IDOLFAN avatar reviewed Whiskey Beach on + 51 more book reviews
Helpful Score: 1
Great book. Really enjoyed it, love Nora's books.
reviewed Whiskey Beach on + 426 more book reviews
Helpful Score: 1
Like most Nora Roberts books, I didn't want this one to end. After plowing through 700 pages in no time at all, I found myself slowing down and trying to make the last fifty-some pages last longer as I'm always completely in love with her characters by then.

This one has it all: mystery, history, humor, suspense, and, of course, romance...

After finishing it, I found myself thanking God in my prayers for Nora Roberts. What would a book lovers' world be without her?

Enjoy!
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aladdin avatar reviewed Whiskey Beach on + 154 more book reviews
Somewhat formulistic but successfully done. This time a distressed hero instead of heroine in the huge old house on the shore. Good plot twists and turns with villains and a quirky and gorgeous gal as well as the hero seeks to clear his name of a murder charge and rebuild his life. Roberts is top notch and comes through with a thoroughly challenging who dunnit along, with a tense and satisfying denoument. A good read all around.
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First off ... I enjoyed this book.

That said, it follows Nora Roberts' usual formula of boy meets girl and together, they get a dog, collect a passel of amusing friends, and catch a killer. Dispite this formulaic plot device, Mz Roberts manages to infuse character, humor, a missing treasure hunt, menacing (if obvious) intruders, and an sympathetic detective (or two) into a story that was a quick feel-good afternoon read.

I have read most of her boks from her start in category romances. This one is in keeping with that original line. But, I think I like the books with undertones of a larger conspiracy and her Death series better.


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