Really a 4.5 star. Very good! The intimacy and verbal dialogue between Eve and Roarke are quite good in this title.
"'And don't think you're going to nail me again in the shower. We're done.'
He nailed her again in the shower, but only because she'd brought it up in the first place," (Imitation in Death
, J.D. Robb, page 170).
"'Where did she hit you?'
Staring at him, she touched the back of her hand to her cheek, then felt her heart stumble when he leaned in, touched his lips gently to the spot as if it were still painful," (Imitation in Death
, J.D. Robb, page 293).