Celebrity in Death (In Death, Book 34) by J. D. Robb

By J. D. Robb

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#1 New York Times bestselling writer J.D. Robb is familiar with that a few roles are to die for…

Lieutenant Eve Dallas isn't any occasion lady, yet she’s handling to have a fairly solid time on the celebrity-packed bash celebrating The Icove Agenda, a movie in response to certainly one of her recognized circumstances. It’s a bit spooky seeing the actress taking part in her, who seems as if she should be her long-lost dual. now not as unsettling, even though, as seeing the actress who performs Peabody—drowned within the lap pool at the roof of the director’s luxurious development.

Talented yet impolite and broadly disliked, K.T. Harris made an embarrassing scene in the course of dinner. Now she’s on the middle of against the law scene—and Eve is greater than able to get out of her excessive heels and strap on her holster to step into the function she used to be born to play: cop.

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My knowledge of the Civil War was sketchy, but I guessed it might have been Marston Moor. I added the latest waking dream to my notebook, still in a trance. The doctor was a dowsing rod, maybe, a channel for me to make contact with the boy. Alison’s curiosity about my trade was strong enough to provide an excuse for an excursion. I offered to take her out on a necessary but non-urgent trip to examine a couple of sites on behalf of the Bury St Edmunds amateur archaeology group. It was unpaid, so I’d been putting it off, and they were probably despairing of their chances of ever getting on Time Team.

I’d never got around to redecorating; I’d always felt I was camping out in that house. So I led Alison out to my shed, to give her an idea of my own taste. Alison’s eyes widened with pleasure when she saw my woodworking tools arrayed along one wall, and the chessboard hanging among them. “Joe, that’s marvellous,” she said. ” I nodded. The pieces were tucked away in a box, and I hesitated to bring them out. Instead I switched on the light boxes, to show off the bottles gleaming in their many hues around the other two walls.

What we probably have here is an older burial, could be Bronze Age, there may be pottery goods. ” “Ah, bones now, that’s a moot point. ” I considered this, looking at my hands. “It’s different. But there will be a dominant one, usually the metal if there’s any there; that’ll be the one I sense, and anything less definite like glass will be like a whiff of another scent that you can’t quite place. ” We moved on to another nearby site, on the same hilltop but in another field. I knew from the definite twitch of the rods that there was more than just disturbed earth below the flat surface.

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