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Robards, Karen

Works: 248 works in 1,737 publications in 7 languages and 128,740 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Suspense fiction  Romance fiction  Domestic fiction  Adventure stories 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3568.O196, 813.54
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Publications about Karen Robards
Publications by Karen Robards
Most widely held works about Karen Robards
Most widely held works by Karen Robards
Guilty by Karen Robards( Book )
47 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 4,022 libraries worldwide
Kate White, single mother and assistant Philadelphia DA, must fight for her life and the life of her son as the terrible events of her past return with a vengeance and the only hope she seems to have lies with homicide detective Tom Braga--a man she has no reason to trust
Obsession by Karen Robards( Book )
36 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 3,917 libraries worldwide
Recovering from a murder attempt with an uncanny conviction that everything in her life is profoundly wrong, National Security Agency assistant Katharine Lawrence is drawn into a dangerous investigation by CIA agent Nick Huston
Pursuit by Karen Robards( Book )
34 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 3,839 libraries worldwide
After rookie lawyer Jessica Monaghan meets with the First Lady, the VIP is killed in a car accident in which Jessica manages to survive. When she suspects the accident was something else and she becomes the next target, she and experienced FBI agent Mark Ryan team up to uncover the plot behind the First Lady's murder
Shattered by Karen Robards( Book )
25 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 3,839 libraries worldwide
With an ailing mother to support, attorney Lisa Shewmaker takes a job as a research assistant to District Attorney Scott Buchanan. While reviewing cold cases in the Fayette County courthouse, she comes across photos that may help her uncover details about her mysterious past. But when a series of catastrophes strike close to home, Lisa confides in Scott, and their relationship develops into something completely different. Together Lisa and Scott unravel a terrifying web of criminal connections that could destroy the very fabric of Lisa's life--if she lives long enough, that is
Vanished by Karen Robards( Book )
43 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 3,829 libraries worldwide
Ten years after her six-year-old daughter disappears without a trace, Sarah Mason receives a phone call from a child with her daughter's six-year-old voice, causing Sarah to turn in desperation to private investigator Jake Hogan
Bait by Karen Robards( Book )
29 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 3,794 libraries worldwide
Narrowly escaping an attempt on her life while on a business trip in New Orleans, attorney Maddie Fitzgerald is unnerved by attractive FBI agent Sam McCabe, who reveals that Maddie is being targeted by an elusive hired killer
Superstition by Karen Robards( Book )
35 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 3,367 libraries worldwide
A story on a series of fifteen-year-old unsolved crimes and a television show featuring a renowned psychic draw reporter Nicole Sullivan and police chief Joe Franconi into a perilous search for a murderer when the killer returns
Beachcomber by Karen Robards( Book )
40 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 3,344 libraries worldwide
Taking the summer off from a high-stress job, Bonnie travels to a cozy Carolina beach where she falls for a handsome drifter, but when she realizes that the women in a string of killings all resemble her, she fears she may be next
Ghost moon by Karen Robards( Book )
37 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 3,266 libraries worldwide
A young woman, with her eight-year-old daughter, returns to the family estate, only to have to deal with deadly family secrets
Justice by Karen Robards( Book )
15 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 3,242 libraries worldwide
Taking a job with a prestigious D.C. law firm after witnessing the murder of the first lady, attorney Jessica Ford investigates a high-profile rape victim's suspicious recant on the stand, a situation that is complicated by the disappearance of Jessica's predecessor
Sleepwalker by Karen Robards( Book )
23 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 3,194 libraries worldwide
While house-sitting for her Uncle Nicco, policewoman Micayla Lange catches Jason Davis in the act of stealing money from her uncle's locked safe. When they find incriminating photos that implicate Nicco in the murder of a city councilman, Mick and Jason hurtle into a race for their lives
Paradise County by Karen Robards( Book )
28 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 3,155 libraries worldwide
The rolling fields of Shelby County are home to some of the finest horseflesh and bluest blood in Kentucky. With its rural beauty and tranquil lifestyle, it is easy to see why the locals call it Paradise County. But beneath the serene exterior lies a dark underside, and an evil that threatens everyone who touches it
Whispers at midnight by Karen Robards( Book )
39 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 3,153 libraries worldwide
Carly Linton is hell-bent on starting over. After a bruising divorce, she moves back to her tiny hometown of Benton, Georgia, to start up a bed-and-breakfast in the old house she inherited from her grandmother. The whole town remembers her as the proverbial good girl, but Carly is tired of being good -- she's ready to walk on the wide side, and she knows exactly where she wants to start. Matt Converse, the town's former bad boy, is now the local sheriff and a pillar of the community. But he hasn't forgotten his wild days, or the magical night of the senior prom he shared with Carly years ago. When Carly's dog unearths a dead body on her property, Matt is forced to spend time there, and Carly decides to use her newfound wiles to seduce him. But when someone breaks into Carly's house and tries to take her away, Matt is the only person who can protect her from a mysterious enemy who's making it all too clear that Carly should never have come back to Benton
Shiver by Karen Robards( Book )
20 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 3,145 libraries worldwide
That night, Samantha Jones was doing what she always did: just trying to get by. Left to make her own way on the mean streets of East St. Louis, the pretty twenty-three-year-old single mother supported herself and her son as best she could by repo-ing cars. When she hooked her junker of a tow truck up to the BMW she'd been sent to haul in, the last thing she expected was to find a beaten, bloody man in the trunk--or to be catapulted into a terrifying fight to survive. Danny Pantrero was minutes away from dying when Sam found him. Bleeding badly from a gunshot wound, he'd been snatched from protective custody by a vicious gang of drug runners who would stop at nothing to see him dead. With his life on the line, Danny takes Sam hostage. Forcing her to help him, he tries to make her understand that now she's a target for the killers, too. When they invade her house and threaten her son's life, she finally understands: there's no going back. She and five-year-old Tyler go on the run with Danny in a desperate effort to reach the authorities who have promised him protection before the killers can silence all three of them forever. In the face of harrowing danger, Sam has no choice but to trust Danny with her life--and, more importantly, her son's. Against her will, she starts to fall for the once-menacing stranger, and discovers a depth of passion she never imagined she could feel. But what Sam doesn't know is that Danny has a secret that could destroy them all
The last victim : a novel by Karen Robards( Book )
16 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 3,021 libraries worldwide
Investigating the brutal murders of two vacationing families in sunny Virginia Beach, FBI agents Ryan Sinclair and Buzz Crane suspect the work of a notorious serial killer and tap the skills of preeminent clinical expert Charlotte Stone, who is also the culprit's only known survivor
To trust a stranger by Karen Robards( Book )
33 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,975 libraries worldwide
While investigating Sid Carlson's possible adultery on behalf of his wife, Julie, Mac McQuarry becomes attracted to his client, stumbles into the middle of a botched mob assassination, and finds himself on the run with Julie
Heartbreaker by Karen Robards( Book )
22 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,801 libraries worldwide
TV anchorwoman Lynn, on a horse-riding expedition in Utah, meets Jess, a former agent of the ATF. Separated from the main group, they run into a religious cult planning to detonate nuclear bombs
Hush by Karen Robards( Book )
20 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 2,706 libraries worldwide
"In New York Times bestselling author Karen Robards's latest heart-pounding romantic suspense novel, a woman must track down her husband's murderer--or risk being the next victim of a vicious killer. When Riley Cowan finds her estranged husband Jeff dead in his palatial home, she's sure it's no coincidence. The police rule it a suicide, but Riley thinks someone's out for blood--specifically someone Jeff's father ripped off in one of the biggest financial fraud cases of all time. She suspects that someone is trying to send a message to Jeff's father: Tell me where the money is, or everyone you care about will die. Riley's in-laws might be billionaires, but she's afraid that not even their dirty money can protect her from an irate investor who will stop at nothing to get his hands on his misappropriated cash. Enter Finn Bradley, Philly-based FBI agent and Riley's love interest from way back when. Finn agrees to help Riley, and the two reignite sparks they both thought were extinguished long ago. But can they discover the killer's identity in time, before he resurfaces--and strikes again? Dubbed an "exceptional storyteller" by the Chicago Tribune and "one of the most popular voices in women's fiction" by Newsweek, Karen Robards's latest action-packed novel will keep you glued to the pages until the final, shocking conclusion"--
The midnight hour by Karen Robards( Book )
15 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 2,607 libraries worldwide
A romance between a woman judge and the policeman assigned to protect her daughter who is being stalked. The judge is Grace Hart of Ohio and the police officer is Tony Marino, and their romance takes off when Marino moves into her house to better catch the stalker
The last kiss goodbye : a novel by Karen Robards( Book )
14 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 2,596 libraries worldwide
"While on her evening run, serial killer expert Dr. Charlotte Stone comes across a bloodied and hysterical woman who raves to Charlie that she was forced to kill two others. Though unsure if this gut-wrenching story is true, Charlie gets her to a hospital. But then she remembers an almost identical story told to her by a prisoner incarcerated at Wallens Ridge. Drawing on her despised ability to communicate with the newly dead, Charlie discovers a vicious serial killer is on the loose. Dubbed the Ringmaster, this killer forces his kidnap victims to play sadistic, murderous games. VICAP Special Agents Tony Bartoli, Buzz Crane and Lena Kaminsky are investigating for the feds, with Charlie brought in to advise them. While Tony makes it clear that he would like to be more than friends with Charlie, she continues her love affair from Hell with dead man and convicted killer Michael Garland. In fact, it heats up as they track down this stone cold killer. At first, no one realizes that the Ringmaster is determined to involve Charlie in his evil games, but then it becomes terrifyingly clear that he's much closer than anyone realizes"--
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Alternative Names
Karen Robards Amerikaans schrijfster
Robārdsa, Kārena
Robbards, Karen, 1954-
Карън Робърдс
Робардс, Карен
רובארדס, קארן
רוברדס, קארן
רוברדס, קרן
แคเรน โรบาดส์
ロバーズ, カレン
English (446)
Spanish (57)
Polish (32)
French (19)
Russian (5)
Japanese (3)
Chinese (1)
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