Books in Order
Name: Eleanor Marie Robertson
Born: 10 October, 1950
Place of birth: Silver Spring, Maryland, USA
Resides: Boonsboro, Maryland, USA
First book: Naked in Death
Previous employment: work in her family's lighting business
Fun fact #1: JD also writes as Jill March, Sarah Hardesty, and most famously, Nora Roberts.
Fun fact #2: her first husband was her childhood sweetheart who she met at school.
Awards (not an exhaustive list):
- inducted into the Romance Writers of America Hall of Fame.
- RITA Award for Romantic Suspense.
- RITA Award for Best Romantic Suspense.
JD Robb Book List & Suggested Reading Order
JD Robb Biography
Most readers will know J. D. Robb by another name - Nora Roberts. However, the name J. D. Robb was actually born with is Eleanor Marie Robertson. But that isn't the end of the 'name' story! She also writes under a number of other names, including Jill March and Sarah Hardesty.
JD was born on the 10th of October in 1950, which was a Tuesday. For those readers interested in all things astrological, that makes her a Libra, which is one of the Air signs.
She was born in Silver Spring, which is a city with around 80,000 people in Maryland, which is on the Atlantic coast of the United States of America (that's the east side, or right side as you look at a map). Her father, Bernard, was a stagehand, while her mother, Eleanor, was a homemaker. The family was raised traditional Irish Catholic.
The youngest of five children, JD attended an all-girl Catholic school and then went to Montgomery Blair High School, a public school, where she met Ronald Aufdem-Brinke. After graduation at the age of 17, she married Ronald - against her parents wishes and…
To continue reading, get the full 1000-word biography in JD Robb Books in Order.
If you love JD Robb’s books you need the most comprehensive book list available, which includes a check list, alternative titles, page counts, movie adaptations, co-authors, star ratings, and a host of other features, plus:
- In Death series in order (Eve Dallas books in order)
- In Death short stories in order
- a complete list of standalone novels
JD Robb Interview
Nora talks about when she’ll reveal the identity of the Candy Thief in her In Death series (Eve Dallas series). She comments on her writing process and the differences between writing as JD Robb and as Nora Roberts.
Why Read the JD Robb In Death Series in Order?
After being brought up in 1950s America and then working in the family business, author JD Robb has become a hugely successful in the thriller genre. Her In Death series comprises of, at the time of writing, a massive 46 titles. Few other writers manage to keep a series thrilling for so long, so it's testimony to JD's skills as a storyteller than fans are still crying out for more books featuring Eve Dallas.
Oh yeah, and she also writes by under another name too. Maybe you've heard of her - Nora Roberts.
This JD Robb book list gives all the JD Robb books in chronological order (Eve Dallas series), so lets you see the characters develop and witness events at the correct time, just as the author intended.
So, if you've ever wondered about the JD Robb book order, or In Death books order, here's what you've been waiting for.