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Golden in death / J. D. Robb.

By: Robb, J. D, 1950-.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Robb, J. D., In death novel: 50.Publisher: London, England : Piatkus, an imprint of Little Brown Book Group, 2020Copyright date: ©2020Description: 387 pages ; 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780349422084 (paperback).Subject(s): Policewomen -- New York (State) -- New York -- Fiction | Dallas, Eve (Fictitious character) -- Fiction | Murder -- Investigation -- Fiction | Poisoning -- FictionGenre/Form: Thrillers (Fiction) | Detective and mystery fiction.DDC classification: 813.54 Summary: "Pediatrician Kent Abner received the package on a beautiful April morning. Inside was a cheap trinket, a golden egg that could be opened into two halves. When he pried it apart, highly toxic airborne fumes entered his body-and killed him. After Eve Dallas calls the hazmat team-and undergoes testing to reassure both her and her husband that she hasn't been exposed-it's time to look into Dr. Abner's past and relationships. Not every victim Eve encounters is an angel, but it seems that Abner came pretty close-though he did ruffle some feathers over the years by taking stands for the weak and defenceless. While the lab tries to identify the deadly toxin, Eve hunts for the sender. But when someone else dies in the same grisly manner, it becomes clear that she's dealing with either a madman-or someone who has a hidden and elusive connection to both victims"-- Publishers description.
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Fiction Collection (New) ROBB Checked out 16/08/2020
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Fiction Collection (New) ROBB Checked out 06/08/2020
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Fiction Collection (New) ROBB Checked out 25/08/2020
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

The Sunday Times Top 10 bestseller'Pure gold indeed' Heat magazine'JD Robb is a fantastic storyteller who knows how to keep the pages flying by' #1 International Bestselling Author, Karin Slaughter"One of my all-time favorite authors hitting a golden moment in one of my all-time favorite series. J.D. Robb never disappoints!" Lisa Gardner 'Doctor Kent Abner began the day of his death comfortable and content' When Kent Abner - baby doctor, model husband and father, good neighbour - is found dead in his town house in the West Village, Detective Eve Dallas and her team have a real mystery on their hands. Who would want to kill such a good man? They know how, where and when he was killed but why did someone want him dead? Then a second victim is discovered and as Spring arrives in New York City, Eve finds herself in a race against time to track down a serial killer with a motive she can't fathom and a weapon of choice which could wipe out half of Manhattan.

"An Eve Dallas thriller" -- Cover.

First published in the United States in 2020 by St. Martin's Press.

"Pediatrician Kent Abner received the package on a beautiful April morning. Inside was a cheap trinket, a golden egg that could be opened into two halves. When he pried it apart, highly toxic airborne fumes entered his body-and killed him. After Eve Dallas calls the hazmat team-and undergoes testing to reassure both her and her husband that she hasn't been exposed-it's time to look into Dr. Abner's past and relationships. Not every victim Eve encounters is an angel, but it seems that Abner came pretty close-though he did ruffle some feathers over the years by taking stands for the weak and defenceless. While the lab tries to identify the deadly toxin, Eve hunts for the sender. But when someone else dies in the same grisly manner, it becomes clear that she's dealing with either a madman-or someone who has a hidden and elusive connection to both victims"-- Publishers description.