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Desperation in death  Cover Image Book Book

Desperation in death / J.D. Robb.

Robb, J. D., 1950- (author.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781250278234
  • ISBN: 1250278236
  • Physical Description: 356 pages : 25 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, an imprint of St. Martin's Publishing Group, 2022.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
"New York, 2061: The place called the Pleasure Academy is a living nightmare where abducted girls are trapped, trained for a life of abject service while their souls are slowly but surely destroyed. Dorian, a thirteen-year-old runaway who’d been imprisoned there, might never have made it out if not for her fellow inmate Mina, who’d hatched the escape plan. Mina was the more daring of the two―but they’d been equally desperate.Unfortunately, they didn’t get away fast enough. Now Dorian is injured, terrified, and wandering the streets of New York, and Mina lies dead near the waterfront while Lt. Eve Dallas looks over the scene. Mina’s expensive, elegant clothes and beauty products convince Dallas that she was being groomed, literally and figuratively, for sex trafficking―and that whoever is investing in this high-overhead operation expects windfall profits. Her billionaire husband, Roarke, may be able to help, considering his ties to the city’s ultra-rich. But Roarke is also worried about the effect this case is having on Dallas, as it brings a rage to the surface she can barely control. No matter what, she must keep her head clear--because above all, she is desperate for justice and to take down those who prey on and torment the innocent."-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Dallas, Eve (Fictitious character) > Fiction.
Women detectives > Fiction.
Human trafficking > Fiction.
Rich people > Fiction.
Husband and wife > Fiction.
Murder > Investigation > Fiction.
Justice > Fiction.
Genre: Detective and mystery fiction.
Novels.

Available copies

  • 20 of 95 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 0 of 8 copies available at Jefferson County.

Holds

  • 69 current holds with 95 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Jefferson County Library-Arnold F MYSTERY ROBB JD (Text) 30061009029493 Best Seller On holds shelf -
Jefferson County Library-Arnold F MYSTERY ROBB JD (Text) 30061009029501 Best Seller On holds shelf -
Jefferson County Library-Arnold F MYSTERY ROBB JD (Text) 30061009029519 Best Seller On holds shelf -
Jefferson County Library-Northwest F ROBB JD (Text) 30051009815173 Best Seller Checked out 10/11/2022
Jefferson County Library-Northwest F ROBB JD (Text) 30051009815181 Best Seller On holds shelf -
Jefferson County Library-Northwest F ROBB JD (Text) 30051009815199 Best Seller On holds shelf -
Jefferson County Library-Windsor F MYSTERY ROBB J.D. (Text) 30065000201910 Best Seller Checked out 10/04/2022
Jefferson County Library-Windsor F MYSTERY ROBB J.D. (Text) 30065000201928 Best Seller Checked out 10/12/2022


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