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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Joyce Lamb  

Pen Name: None


Audience: Adult;

Born: Rockford, Illinois

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Joyce Lamb lived in Rockford untill she moved to Washington D. C. ten years ago.

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Titles At Your Library

Relative Strangers
ISBN: 1410401103

Five Star. 2003

Book by Lamb, Joyce

Caught in the Act
ISBN: 1410402134

Five Star. 2004

Jessie Rhoades moved to Florida to start a new, simple life. But things get very complicated when the newspaper where she is an editor publishes a huge story that turns out to be a hoax.
On top of that, freelance reporter Clay Christopher is snooping around her professional and personal lives.
When two of the bogus story's main sources turn up dead, everything is on the line -- hearts, lives and careers -- as Jessie and Clay race to uncover the truth before anyone else dies, including them.

Found Wanting
ISBN: 1410402290

Five Star. 2005

Detective Mitch Kane is hired by millionaire Layton Keller to find the son he's never known and the woman who took the boy fourteen years ago. But when Mitch finds them, he discovers that Alaina Chancellor isn't anything like he expected. Before he knows it, he's protecting her from determined hit men and trying to help her get her son back - but Alaina has been terribly hurt by a man in the past, and she doesn't trust anyone easily, especially a detective hired by her son's father. Unfortunately, she has no choice but to rely on Mitch, and as they race to save Jonah from his father, they discover that both their lives have been found wanting. (20040915)

Cold Midnight (Berkley Sensation)
ISBN: 0425230244

Berkley. 2009

A decade after a brutal assault ends her athletic career, Kylie McKay returns to her hometown in an effort to rebuild her life only to discover that someone is trying to kill her, a situation for which she is aided by a detective who never stopped loving her. Original.


Caught in the Act- Rita Finalish, Daphne du Maurier Honorable Mention

Found Wanting,Daphne du Maurier Honorable Mention

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