Barbara Block





Barbara Block

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in The United States
January 01, 1943

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Aka Isis Crawford

Barbara Block is the author of the Robin Light Mystery Series, Twister, In Plain Sight, Scent of Murder, and Vanishing Act. Her upcoming release, Endangered Species, will be available in September of 1999. She was recently named one of Booklist's Top Five Lesser Known Female Sleuths so, hopefully, a wider audience will discover her through the thrills of Endangered Species. A longtime freelance writer, Barbara has produced numerous feature articles and reviews in addition to her novels. When she's not writing, Barbara somehow finds the time to run a catering business specializing in desserts.

Barbara holds a BA in Spanish from New York University and an MA in Spanish from Columbia University. She has also studied at Hunter C
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Average rating: 3.50 · 310 ratings · 24 reviews · 13 distinct works · Similar authors
Chutes and Adders (Robin Li...
3.34 of 5 stars 3.34 avg rating — 61 ratings — published 1994 — 2 editions
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The Scent of Murder (Robin ...
3.5 of 5 stars 3.50 avg rating — 36 ratings — published 1997 — 4 editions
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In Plain Sight (Robin Light...
3.53 of 5 stars 3.53 avg rating — 34 ratings — published 1996 — 5 editions
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Twister (Robin Light, #2)
3.53 of 5 stars 3.53 avg rating — 38 ratings — published 1995 — 2 editions
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Vanishing Act (Robin Light,...
3.61 of 5 stars 3.61 avg rating — 31 ratings — published 1998 — 4 editions
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Rubbed Out (Robin Light, #8)
3.46 of 5 stars 3.46 avg rating — 28 ratings — published 2002 — 5 editions
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Blowing Smoke (Robin Light,...
3.38 of 5 stars 3.38 avg rating — 29 ratings — published 2001 — 5 editions
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Salt City Blues (Robin Ligh...
3.89 of 5 stars 3.89 avg rating — 18 ratings — published 2005 — 2 editions
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No Good Deed (Robin Light, ...
3.73 of 5 stars 3.73 avg rating — 15 ratings — published 2007 — 2 editions
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Endangered Species (Robin L...
3.53 of 5 stars 3.53 avg rating — 15 ratings — published 1999 — 5 editions
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