Read-Alikes for ‘Abandoned in Death’ by J.D. Robb | LibraryReads

LibraryReads and Library Journal offer read-alikes for patrons waiting to read Abandoned in Death by J.D. Robb.

Abandoned in Death by J. D. Robb (St. Martin’s) is the top holds title of the week (2/7/22). LibraryReads and Library Journal offer read-alikes for patrons waiting for this buzziest book.

In the 54th book in the long-running and beloved sci-fi mystery series by Robb (aka Nora Roberts), homicide detective Eve Dallas is on another case, after a body is found staged in a NYC playground. Expect Robb’s trademarks—great pacing, layers of detail, and simmering chemistry between Eve and her husband, Roarke.

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Appeared on the May 2019 LibraryReads list

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Appeared on the June 2017 LibraryReads list

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Emerald Blaze: A HIdden Legacy Novel by Ilona Andrews (Avon)

Appeared on the August 2020 LibraryReads list

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