The incomparable J. D. Robb presents the latest moving and suspenseful novel in the #1" New York Times "bestselling Eve Dallas series.
Leading the demolition of a long-empty New York building that once housed a makeshift shelter for troubled teenagers, Lieutenant Eve Dallas's husband uncovers two skeletons wrapped in plastic. And by the time Eve's done with the crime scene, there are twelve murders to be solved.
The victims are all young girls. A tattooed tough girl who dealt in illegal drugs. The runaway daughter of a pair of well-to-do doctors. They all had their stories. And they all lost their chance for a better life.
Then Eve discovers a connection between the victims and someone she knows. And she grows even more determined to reveal the secrets of the place that was called The Sanctuary and the evil concealed in one human heart.
About the Author
Nora Roberts is the number-one New York Times-bestselling author of more than 150 novels, including High Noon, Angels Fall, Blue Smoke, and Northern Lights. She is also the author of the bestselling futuristic suspense series written under the pen name J. D. Robb. There are more than 280 million copies of her books in print.
Praise for the In Death series
“Robb is a virtuoso.” —Seattle Post-Intelligencer
“It’s Law & Order: SVU—in the future.” —Entertainment Weekly
“Gritty thrillers highlighted by humor and heart . . . The ‘In Death’ novels offer something for every fan of genre fiction.” —This Week (Columbus, Ohio)
“The series [is] groundbreaking in its unique combination of futuristic setting, suspense and romance.” —The Romance Reader