From Janet Evanovich, #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Stephanie Plum novels, and Lee Goldberg, bestselling author and television writer for Monk, comes the first adventure in an electrifying new series featuring an FBI agent who always gets her man, and a … Snappy dialog, a great cast of supporting characters, and of course the will they/won't they tension between Kate and Nick makes for a fun read! To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. readers who think Stephanie Plum books are too realistic, Nobody turns to Janet Evanovich for gritty, hard-boiled crime fiction. This was a delight. The mystery is not the resolution, but how they got there and they fooled me. NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • From Janet Evanovich, #1 bestselling author of the Stephanie Plum novels, and Lee Goldberg, bestselling author and television writer for Monk, comes the first adventure in an electrifying series featuring an FBI agent who always gets her man, and a fearless con artist who lives for the chase. Rether reluctantly I thought I would give Kate O'Hare a chance, fearing the worse. Previous page of related Sponsored Products. I would have liked a bit more background on the two main characters. I love Janet Evanovich's books. Oh, and, despite her amazing accomplishments, [ she has to be saved at the end of the story by a man! I felt like there must have been a super nefarious reason for it, especially since it was so secretive, but it was never brought up again. Enjoyed the book once I got into the story. To start I was skeptical, but it turned out to be a novel that intrigued me to go on. The book was ok, fairly interesting storyline but nothing at all like her other books and no comparison to some of her earlier work. Unbeknownst to Kate, the escape is a setup to free Nick so he can pursue a low-life banker who's scammed $500 million from a variety of investors, including his own parents. Janet Evanovich stands out as one of the best authors in the genre of romance, mystery and suspense literature. This time the heroine is not the bumbling type. It mentioned that she had been kicked out of the SEALs but no idea of why. I will probably read the n. Let me start this off by saying I LLVE Stephanie Plum! After years of chasing Nicholas, who happens to be charming and very sexy, she finally captures him and finally has him behind bars. There is not nearly as much humor as the other series have. In spite of this, I did like Kate, she was just a little more serious than I was expecting. I wanted to love this book but I just cant. Listen to Young the Giant sing “Cough Syrup” roughly 40 times a day. To bad 5 stars is the highest rating, it should get more. Find all the books, read about the author and more. Fast, FREE delivery, video streaming, music, and much more. It's a good series and I do plan on reading the rest of the series. It also analyzes reviews to verify trustworthiness. Look forward to reading the next one in the series. by Bantam. Love the take on a woman seal and her parental relationship with her father. Love the works of Janet Evanovich and appeals to a very wide audience. If you love a page-turning mystery, you are in for a treat this month. Some fluff is so fluffy, though, that it threatens to float away because of its own weightlessness. It reminds me some of White Collar with an FBI agent, Kate, working with Nick, a master con. Janet Evanovich is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Stephanie Plum series, the Lizzy and Diesel series, twelve romance novels, the Alexandra Barnaby novels and Trouble Maker graphic novel, and How I Write: Secrets of a Bestselling Author, as well as the Fox and O'Hare series with co-author Lee Goldberg. She is on the trail of the notorious con man Nick Fox. This book was fun! I wish he could have played a bigger role in the novel. Unable to add item to Wish List. Meet April's Most Highly Anticipated Mysteries. This was a fun little getaway book, that you really had to suspend reality for. Life and times of Evanovich Evanovich, whose middle name is Schneider was born in April 22, 1943 in South River, New Jersey. So, Lizzy and Diesel is my favorite series, Stephanie Plum, Knight and Moon and then this series. THE CON IS ON! To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number. Decent read. We’d love your help. FBI Special Agent Kate O’Hare is dedicated to her job – and to chasing international con artist Nicolas Fox. It's a great premise, nothing new, but what is. Time well spent. It does not require much concentration and it takes no time at all to read. I wanted to love this book but I just cant. Ever since I read Pros and Cons earlier this year, I wanted to get properly stuck in with the rest of this series. Start by marking “The Heist (Fox and O'Hare, #1)” as Want to Read: Error rating book. Misty Lake Series - Books 1-5 Box Set: The Complete Five-Book Misty Lake Series (Cl... Misty Lake in Focus: Book Three in the Misty Lake Series, Lasting Love Series Book 1, Book 2, Book 3, Fool's Gold: Classic Adventure Novel (A Sam Harris Adventure Book 1), DCI Yorke Boxset: Books 1-3 (DCI YORKE THRILLER Book 1). I will probably read the next book in the series, but it's not the next book I'm going to read. That novel, Hero at Large, was published in 1987 in the Second Chance Love category line under the pseudonym Steffie Hall. There's an attraction there so it will be interesting in future books to see if it's acted on. Read 4 129 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Nick Fox is the best con around, and Kate O'Hare, ex-Navy SEAL, current FBI agent, is not too shabby at her job either. Last Stop: Paris: At a glittering cocktail party on the Seine, a clue is whispered:... Disparitions en Eaux Turquoise (French Edition). The book was ok, fairly interesting storyline but nothing at all like her other books and no comparison to some of her earlier work. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on July 16, 2013. I enjoyed reading The Heist on holiday. I watch Bollywood movies at 3am. We have one hope, one man - John Drake, By the Sea — Books 7-9: Great Beach Reads (By the Sea - Boxed Sets Book 3), By the Sea — Books 4-6: Great Beach Reads (By the Sea - Boxed Sets Book 2), Twisted in Time: A Romance About Past Lives... (A Twisted Series Book 1), A Twisted Series — Books 1-3: Romances About Past Lives. [Poll Book Tally] The Heist by Janet Evanovich 3 fun stars! Excellent book. I am a huge fan of Janet Evanovich and I am not sure why so many are raving about this book. The introduction to the main characters, which can often be tedious in the first book of any series, was humorous. Took a while to get to know the characters. All her main characters are warm and generous women albeit not always confident in their own abilities but when the time comes they usually solve the mystery and get the bad guy. In order to navigate out of this carousel, please use your heading shortcut key to navigate to the next or previous heading. She takes Nick down when he attempts to steal the Crimson Teardrop, a rare two-carat red diamond. I love Janet Evanovich's Stephanie Plum series and nothing I've ever read makes me laugh half as much as those books do. She is on the trail of the notorious con man Nick Fox. Can someone tell me why Griffin had a medical room in his mansion on the island? Definitely cheesy at times, but still fun. It reminds me of White Collar and that's a good reason to start a new series. This was a fun little getaway book, that you really had to suspend reality for. Very well written. Eat the freaking Snickers! It was like a jack reacher book wrote specifically for a female audience, that is my opinion anyways. It also analyzes reviews to verify trustworthiness. FBI Special Agent Kate O'Hare is ex Navy Seal and she is really good at her job. Though Kate's not crazy about joining forces with an accomplished criminal, it beats the heck out of shaking down old ladies copying videos at the retirement village. Time well spent. Nicolas Fox is an international con man, famous for running … I really like all of Janet Evanovich's books. The Chase (Fox and O'Hare Series, Book 2), The Shell Game: A Fox and O'Hare Short Story (Kindle Single) (Fox and O'Hare series). Does this book contain quality or formatting issues? Enjoyed the book once I got into the story. Was incredibly disappointed. After years of chasing Nicholas, who happens to be charming and very sexy, she finally captures him and finally has him behind bars. Just took me awhile to get back to good reads. Was incredibly disappointed. © 2008-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates, The Heist (Fox and O'Hare Series, Book 1). I could not get away from the feeling that this would make a marvellous Made for TV Movie - maybe that's what she is after. In later books, he may become like Lulu is to Stephanie Plum, but he just didn’t do that here. Something went wrong. No laugh out loud bits as in others by JE, in fact nothing that really made me even give a big grin. Description of The Heist by Janet Evanovich ePub “The Heist: A Novel” is both a heartbreaking and beautiful little story of love & loss, strength & finding your way. This is the first in a new fun series – and I can tell you I was hooked from the opening page. I am eagerly looking forward to the next one. “It's too small.”. Loved the fast paced humour and action. Then you have the basic premise for The Heist. Please try again. Do you believe that this item violates a copyright? I think the reason it is more of a "boy" book than the Number series. I have been a loyal fan of the Stephanie Plum stories so I was delighted to see that she has introduced a new set of characters. Love the works of Janet Evanovich and appeals to a very wide audience.