J.D. Robb

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J.D. Robb is the author of the #1 New York Times bestselling In Death series and the pseudonym for #1 New York Times bestselling author Nora Roberts. The futuristic suspense series stars Eve Dallas, a New York City police lieutenant with a dark past. Initially conceived as a trilogy, readers clamored for more of Eve and the mysterious Roarke. Forgotten in Death (St. Martin's Press, September 2021) is the 53rd entry in the series. ...more

Average rating: 4.3 · 1,748,761 ratings · 79,000 reviews · 153 distinct worksSimilar authors
Naked in Death (In Death #1)

4.12 avg rating — 174,989 ratings — published 1995 — 120 editions
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Glory in Death (In Death, #2)

4.26 avg rating — 55,814 ratings — published 1995 — 101 editions
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Immortal in Death (In Death...

4.27 avg rating — 48,968 ratings — published 1996 — 89 editions
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Rapture in Death (In Death,...

4.27 avg rating — 44,171 ratings — published 1996 — 82 editions
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Portrait in Death (In Death...

4.36 avg rating — 35,962 ratings — published 2003 — 64 editions
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Ceremony in Death (In Death...

4.26 avg rating — 40,965 ratings — published 1997 — 78 editions
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Vengeance in Death (In Deat...

4.33 avg rating — 38,886 ratings — published 1997 — 8 editions
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Holiday in Death (In Death,...

4.31 avg rating — 37,828 ratings — published 1998 — 10 editions
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Conspiracy in Death (In Dea...

4.35 avg rating — 35,717 ratings — published 1999 — 66 editions
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Promises in Death (In Death...

4.41 avg rating — 32,627 ratings — published 2009 — 56 editions
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Naked in Death Glory in Death Immortal in Death Rapture in Death Ceremony in Death Vengeance in Death Holiday in Death
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“No. No, I don't believe you'd betray me with her. I don't believe you'd cheat on me. But I'm afraid, and I'm sick in my heart that you might look at her, then at me. And regret.”
J.D. Robb, Innocent in Death

“For once, he slept first. She lay in the dark, listening to him breathe, stealing a little of his warmth as her own body cooled. Since he was asleep, she stroked his hair.

"I love you," she murmured. "I love you so much, I'm stupid about it."

With a sigh, she settled down, closed her eyes, and willed her mind to empty.
Beside her, Roarke smiled into the dark.

He never slept first.”
J.D. Robb, Ceremony in Death

“You've got no sense of humor."

"I'm going to laugh really hard after I kick your ass.”
J.D. Robb, Imitation in Death


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