10 Responses to “Origin in Death by JD Robb”

  1. Shannon July 27, 2005 at 9:34 AM #

    I’m still looking for Vengeance. By the time I manage to find it (I don’t want to buy them), she’ll be doing Geriatric in Death.

  2. BJ Deese July 27, 2005 at 11:24 AM #

    LOL Shannon!

    I’ve so got to start this series.

  3. AngieW July 27, 2005 at 4:33 PM #

    Nice Shan 😉 Only you.

    Yes, BJ, you really do. It’s a fun series and the fact that there are so many books and so much story line only makes it better!

  4. Kristie (J) July 27, 2005 at 5:41 PM #

    Angie, I’m with you on this series. If I ever were to go ‘weird’ – it would be with JD Robb. I tried her years ago when I had 3 of her books and couldn’t get into them at all and traded them in. Then after reading about the series so many times once I started visiting message boards I decided to give it another try and I’ve adored them ever since. Like you, I can’t imagine ever getting tired of them either. Since she switched to HC though I’ve had to wait (don’t want to start collecting HC half way through) I have Origin on hold at the library and when I checked yesterday, I’m still 69’th on the list. Auuggghhh. And like you said, anyone wanting to try them really should start with Naked in Death. I think that’s where I made my mistake the first time. The first one I tried was in the middle and I just couldn’t warm up to Eve. You have to get to know her from the beginning to truly appreciate her.

  5. Jay July 27, 2005 at 8:03 PM #

    My grade: A (after all that gushing, did you expect anything less?)

    lol it could have been A++++++

    I think the library has the books in it’s ebook collection – I might check them out.

  6. Shannon July 28, 2005 at 2:32 PM #

    I bought Vengeance today and it’s all your fault. I didn’t want to buy them because then I feel a need to buy all of them, and who has the shelf space for Nora? They didn’t have it used, but they had a new copy, so I broke down and got it.

    Now I’ll only be like 183 books behind. *eye roll*

  7. Shannon July 29, 2005 at 9:46 PM #

    Guess what my library doesn’t have! Yup. Holiday.

    *sigh*

  8. Anonymous July 30, 2005 at 6:00 AM #

    Angie I totaly agree with what you say about the series.
    I’m glad I started it so late though, that way I don’t have to wait for the next book to come out.

    BJ if you do start this series be prepared not to read anything else for awhile *g*

  9. KarenS July 31, 2005 at 6:10 PM #

    Angie, did you know that her ‘In Death’ series has been optioned by Fox 2000 for Mel Gibson and Bruce Davey to make a full lenth movie?

  10. darla d July 29, 2009 at 12:37 PM #

    I just finished this one and loved it. I recently discovered the audio versions, and I love the narrator so much that I’m going to listen to them all from now on. And maybe go back to the beginning and listen to the earlier ones when I make it through the rest of the series. Which will be a sad, sad day.

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