Thursday, June 14, 2012

The Witness - A Review

I Don't know if the any of you are Nora Roberts fans, but I have liked a lot of the books she's written, at least the one's I have read. Yes, she has been around for a while, but I think her writing has gotten better and better through the years. When I first read her books I was drawn to her trilogies...imagine that, me liking trilogies, but anyway, I did enjoy the 4 different trilogies of hers, and after that, I read a lot of her other books.

She is a good story teller, and her books always had me wanting to turn the page and staying up later than I wanted to so I could finish just one more chapter. I think most people associate her with strictly romance, but that is not true. She tells stories of folklore, witches, ghosts, just to name a few, and of course, there is usually a couple that ends up together.

Even though my books are a fantasy story, there too is a love relationship. If you have never read her, you should give her a try. I think you'll be pleasantly surprised.

The book I recently read of her's is the new one she just released, The Witness. 
Great story, I really enjoyed it! Her main character witnesses a murder and ends up on the run for years. It kept me turning the page and I give it a 4 and a half out of 5 stars. I don't want to give away to much of the book, but I really enjoyed the characters and the plot. It didn't move to fast, and gave the right amount of detail, not over the top. 

I would recommend this book to my family and friends and I think that most of them would like it as much as I did. I know most of you men are saying, "I'm not reading a Nora Roberts book", but if you don't want to give it a chance, then try her JD Robb series. They are about murder, which I like a good mystery also.

Leave me a comment and let me know if you like Nora, and have read any of her novels. I would like to hear your thoughts. And, if you get a chance, download one of her books and try it, I think you will like it!

Until next time, Lisa

3 comments:

  1. I haven't ventured to Nora Roberts before. I've gone the Danielle Steele path but never her. The one you're talking about actually sounds good! On your nook?? Share? Lol

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  2. This sounds like a good read. I will have to do the virtual thing and download it. My virtual library is stacking up with books to read, I better get to it!

    Thanks for the recommendation!

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  3. Sure I would be glad to share Brandie and you should give her a chance. Someday try her old trilogies, love them! Robin, I have a few books of hers if you ever want to read one, let me know! Thanks for the comments!

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