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Scandal secrets danger and murder become tangled realities of biographer Julia Summers life when she takes the job of helping Eve Benedict a Hollywood legend and ts reigning ueen write her biographymemoir Eve ntends to use the book to shed her secrets and secrets of those who have been n her life through the years secrets many want to remain n the shadows undisturbedEve s stepson and the son of her heart Paul Winthrop sn t so sure the book Murder in Hindsight New Scotland YardDoyle and Acton is such a gooddea and he The Road Home is suspicious of Julia but he also finds himself entranced by the complex and *beguiling woman shes The romance African Successes Volume I is a strandn the overall tale *woman she Moomin The Complete Tove Jansson Comic Strip Vol 4 is The romances a strand James and the Giant Peach in the overall tale not the primary one I enjoyed Julia s 10 year old son Brandon and hisnteractions with Paul Brandon s biological father may be an ace lawyer but he It Shouldn't Happen to a Vet is no dadI guessed very early on that one secret Eve was holding was that view spoilerJulia was the child she had secretly given up for adoption hide spoiler Thiss an I am woman hear me roar style book It s all about the women n the story being empowered my their truth Of course Fair Blows the Wind it takes a man or two to tromp all over for the plot to benteresting I m not a real fan I can t call t romance although there s a couple who eventually find each other and true love It s romantic suspense There The Daughter of Time is a murdern the Prologue and that hangs doom over the whole plot but The Summer Before the War it doesn t actually happen until wellnto the book There end up being a lot of suspects But guessing the baddie Aristocrats Caroline Emily Louisa and Sarah Lennox 1740 1832 isn t that hard but the motive was a surprise and the climax was fantastic I foundt very difficult to care for any of the characters They were all very flawed people Disclaimer I receive a free copy of this book After Birth in exchange for an honest review I feel something for you some dangerous thing some volatile thing Thiss my first Nora Roberts read Definitely won t be my lastI love her writing style how she tell her stories The descriptive of each actions her characters and the plotlineI have to do my research on her best works and people s recommendationI got hooked on the prologueI know Caesar's Last Breath Decoding the Secrets of the Air Around Us it was a murder mystery but at some time I was reading I forgot what genre I was reading because I was just toonto the bookThere were so many characters Appleby Farm in the book I thoughtt was going to take me time to catch up but I got Lover Mine intot alrightEvery character literally has their own My first Nora Roberts noveltruly a milestoneIn Who s Afraid of Happy Endings there s a clip of Nora Roberts describing an encounter with a woman who upon learning Roberts Scoop identity said Oh you write that smut Nora s response No I do not write smut What the hells wrong with youMy Decline and Fall Vile Bodies Put out More Flags instant response was to think Lady lighten up how can you write romance and still be that easily offended My response now after reading one of her novelssyeah she s still too easily offended but she really doesn t write smut After reading Genuine Lies I m not convinced she even writes romance at least not The Lost World of the London Coffeehouse in the sense that I attribute to the term Sure theres a love story Winner Takes All in the novel butt seemed peripheral to the description of the life of an arrogant beautiful ambitious high profile woman The Abominable Snowman in a glitzy high profile world In this wayt reminded me of books I ve read by Judith Krantz In my opinion Genuine Lies Girls in Tears is really of a bildungroman than an actual romance sincet focuses on the development of the woman than on the relationship Mary ueen of Scots and the Murder of Lord Darnley itself Maybet could be considered a kind of feminist empowered romance The Night Calls in thatt Former Rain is truly all about the womanThat being saidt was a good book It was very well written The plot was tight and The Ghost intricate The characters were okay Well they might have been a little flat In fact the weird thing about Genuine Liess that The Wild Boys its so good and yet so flat Something about t seems ready made mass produced and this s a criticism of Roberts books that I ve heard before I just finished Nils Holgerssons underbara resa genom Sverige it and the major emotion I m feelings The Dogs of Littlefield indifference January 2020 Five stars for Julia and Paul and Brandon One star for truly uneven writing Averages out to three which feels right for a book I skim when I reread and by skim of course I mean skip to the Paul and Julia parts I have nodea why they. Per Julia Summers essere prescelta da Eve Benedict una delle ultime leggende di Hollywood per scrivere la sua biografia autorizzata rappresenta certamente l'apice della carriera ma anche una sfida mpegnativa logorante elettrizzante Cin. Son from their uiet life n Connecticut to the withering *Limelight Of Beverly Hills It S An Opportunity Too Great *of Beverly Hills t s an opportunity too great pass up But Julia never magined how far someone would go to keep Eve Benedict s book from being publisheduntil she discovers just how dark Eve s secrets are And the one man Julia hopes she can trust Eve s stepson Paul Winthrop may have the most to gain Foundation's Edge if his stepmother s storys never toldand One Way or Another if Julia s life ends before she can write a word of the truthI absolutely loved Genuine Lies Nora Robertss for me the greatest contemporary romance writers ever I have never been disappointed with any of her many books and believe me I have read a huge amount Her stories are exciting Sanctuary interesting and varied filled with unforgettable characters that stay with you forever andncredible fabulous alpha males with soul and strong beautiful and gutsy heroines and of course there s romance love and great HEA sI have read this book so many times Suirm in fact I still have the copy I bought whent was first published Warren Dragons 100 Friends in 1991 yes 1st edition Now you might call me NR possessed after all this books a bit yellowed by time but still going with a nice little plastic cover to protect Maximum Achievement Strategies and Skills That Will Unlock Your Hidden Powers to Succeed itdoes that make me a NR lover Yest does and I ama lifelong fanI amBut back to the story of a Eve Benedict the famous ueen and movie goddess of Hollywood who hires Julia Summers to write her biography and her adopted son Paul Winthrop who plays an Christmas on the Run incrediblymportant part Bound Torn Trilogy in both these women s livesThere have been so many reviews writtenn the last 20 years on this book so I am just going to write my feelings after my umpteenth readAlthough written over 20 years ago with a few dated references such as the clothing descriptions the story still remains as fresh and new todayI absolutely loved Eve Her love for life her kindness her loyalty her sexinesshere s a woman Mated To The Warriors Interstellar Brides Program in her late sixties who still has the power not only because of her beauty but because of who shes Forever In My Heart Dennehy Sisters inside to seduce a gorgeous man half her age Knowing exactly who she was able to admit her mistakes Her love for a man she could never be together with really pulled my heartstrings Despite the pain and sadness she had experiencedn her life she did not become a bitter person with regrets I understood Think Like a UX Researcher in the end why she feltt so Death Comes to the School Kurland St Mary Mystery important to write her memoirs In a way I felt the sadnessn this life she had after having all that money fame power men suddenly so alone n a wayThe romance between Julia Paul Winthrop two people you "Cannot Help But Like So " help but like so s sweet tender and so sensual Paul may be an alpha male without the whole macho thinghe s persuasive sexy gorgeous romantic funny and does not ever give up on Julia who hides a lovable and sensual side under this controller organized and self reliant career woman Her son Brandon s one of those young kids you can engage withhe s cute not obnoxious and smart I cared for these characters and became so nvolved Warren Dragon Scary Sleepover in their lives as the story progressesLoved all the suspense the twists the glamour the glitz secrets and scandals and some delicious tidbits of a Hollywood lifeI was surprised to discover the REAL bad personn the end which was really sad Tales of Fosterganj in a way and I wish Eve Benedict would get to spend time playing with BrandonThiss such a fabulous book and I loved reading t again and losing myself n the world of LA LA land 45 starsInkvotaryThis was the second time that I ve read this book And I was again hooked and very entertained My rating stays the same and to dive Now Its Just Us Wrong Girl into the glamor and shiny facade of Hollywood as gorgeous as ever The style Nora Roberts hadn her early work Annas Best Friends is fascinating and expresses the feeling the 80ies and 90ies had Eves a real diva Everything she does she plans or even has t Holy 80 sOk so the book was originally published The Long Lavender Look in 1991 but really we re splitting hairs Eve and Julia walk aroundn coral colored silk jackets and elegant leisure pajamas And the trainer FritzOMG this uote had me cracking up Standing beside Eve as she lay on a weight bench doing leg curls was Mr MuscleHe had to be nearly seven feet a Nordic god whose bronze body bulged out of an Night Shift in. No dei uali ha recitato un ruolonsostituibile lasciando un segno più o meno profondo nella sua tormentata esistenza Ma dopo tanti compromessi dopo tante bugie la verità può essere dolorosa E pericolosa Per Eve e per la stessa Julia.
Nora Roberts can really really write when she wants toFebruary 2016 was over wayyyyy too fast ItRoberts can really really write when she wants toFebruary 2016 was over wayyyyy too fast It plotted crazily A Thousand and One Afternoons in Chicago in that messy way that turns out to be simple and the beginning Hollywood glamour thing goes away when the trial starts so the book feels uneven And thent just ends But Paul and Julia are great and so s Brandon An engaging complex story about Eve a writer tasked with writing the biography of Julia Summers a legendary actress with a colorful past full of secretsEve moves n to Julia s mansion with her young son and slowly discovers the story behind the glamorous actress s life her regrets the love of her life and the people and events that shaped her The time they spend together the they come to respect and love each other and the book becomes than a job for both of themA lot of people are unhappy about the secrets that are about to be revealed however from an abusive ex to an actress who Swordspoint is afraid that hermage will be ruined and Eve soon starts getting threats to abandon the book but both women are determined to see Grant it through no matter whatPaul the son of one of her ex husbands and son of her hearts skeptical about the book and Eve at first but soon becomes ntrigued by her professionalism and her seeming ndifference to him It s not long before he starts pursuing her and slowly gets past Eve s defenses but their romance Tangled Hello Gorgeous is not the focus of the storyThere are a number of people who could be behind the threats and all of them become suspects when Julia turns up murdered but the main suspects Eve who view spoilerhas just learned that she Illuminae is the child that Julia gave upn secret She doesn t take Gemina it well and their loud fight lands her at the top of the detectives listIn the end we find out that the murderer was none other than Julia s assistant who was the daughter of someone from Julia s past who felt that Julia owed her for her father s fate and ended up working with a gangster with a grudge against Julia for rejecting him hide spoiler Acting legend Eve Benedict has decided to write her memoir and contracts with biographer and single mother Julia Summers to develop the story With a career spanning decades four ex husbands and countless lovers Eve s the keeper of a lot of secrets and a lot of people are nervous But at least one of thems upset than the others as Julia The Bridegroom Stories is receiving some ominous notes that can benterpreted as threatsI m a fan of sagas and this The First day of the Rest of My Life is an unusual one where the pasts revisited The Privilege of the Sword in Eve s recollections to Julia for the book She s a fascinating character one I likedmmensely "WHO HAD A COLORFUL CAREER AND WIELDED A LOT "had a colorful career and wielded a lot power Julia was also an The Teeth of the Gale interesting woman and her developing relationship with Paul Winthrop Eve s former stepson and child of her hearts the romantic angle of the story Though the story All the Rage is a little dated publishedn 1991 t holds up extremely well because of the strength of the plot and characterizations I guessed the big reveal early on as well as the likely culprit behind the threats even though there were some really strong alternative suspects It didn t alter my enjoyment n the least because of the heft of the other elements While Julia and Paul s romance wasn t my most favorite I liked both of them and theirs was a nice distraction to Eve s tumultuous ones I enjoyed the story and there s a timeless uality to The Marriage Game it despitets age Book Description New York Times bestselling author Nora Roberts weaves scandal celebrity secrets and murder Did You Ever Have a Family into an explosive novel of Hollywood almost too wicked not to be true the story of a legendary actress who knows too much and the woman she s chosen to revealt allEve Benedict Going Too FarThe Old Girl Network Omnibus Edition is the kind of subject who could make any biographer s career Last of the movie goddesses she has two Oscars four ex husbands and a legion of lovers both famous andnfamous Now she Old School is ready to write a tell all memoir that has even Hollywood s richest and most powerful worriedJulia Summers never dreamed of being chosen to tell Eve s story But evenf In Zodiac Light it means transplanting herself and her ten year old. Uant'anni della vita di Eve come donna e attrice le vengono offerti per la prima volta senza veli senza menzognen tutta la loro stupefacente esaltante a volte crudele realtà La sua storia è come un copione gremito di personaggi ognu.