Born To Die by Lisa Jackson
(Selena Alvarez/Regan Pescoli Novels)

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...a well-crafted plot compensate for some seriously clichéd prose...
-Publishers Weekly


Appearances. . .

A sad, strange coincidence. . .that's Dr. Kacey Lambert's initial response to the deaths of two women who bear an uncanny resemblance to herself. It's not like there was any real connection between Kacey and the B-movie actress or the elementary school teacher. But Detective Selena Alvarez suspects otherwise.

Can Be. . .

One of the bodies contained traces of poison at the time of death. Selena and her partner, Detective Regan Pescoli, can find no motive for murder. But Kacey has started to notice ties between the dead women's lives and her own--all close in age, born within miles of each other. And all have links to Trace O'Halleran, the man Kacey just started dating.

Deadly. . .

The deeper Kacey digs, the more reason she has to fear. More look-alikes are dying, and the killer is getting bolder and more brutal. And Kacey knows it's only a matter of time before hers is the next name on a list of those who were born to die. . .

About Lisa Jackson

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Romance author Lisa Jackson grew up in Oregon. She graduated from Oregon State University and started working in the banking/investment industry. In the early 1980s, she stopped working in order to become a stay-at-home mom and started writing romance novels at the suggestion of her sister and fellow romance author Nancy Bush. She published her first novel, A Twist of Fate, in 1983. Her books regularly appear on the New York Times, USA Today and Publisher's Weekly bestseller lists. In April 2011 Lisa Jackson's title Devious hit the Publisher's Weekly bestseller list and in Aug 2012 her title You Don't Want to Know made The New York Times Best Seller List. In 2014 she continued this trend with her book, Close to Home.
Published July 26, 2011 by Zebra. 481 pages
Genres: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, Romance, Literature & Fiction. Fiction
Bestseller Status:
Peak Rank on Aug 14 2011
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Publishers Weekly

Above average
on Jun 27 2011

...a well-crafted plot compensate for some seriously clichéd prose...

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Book Reporter

on Jul 26 2011

...her latest is action-packed and tugs at the readers' heartstrings as they root for the good guys to win.

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Jackson carefully weaves the stories of charismatic detectives alongside a gripping suspense.

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True Crime Book Reviews

Below average
on Sep 16 2011

Typically I like Jackson’s books and can get really get lost in them. Born to Die is the first in a while I didn’t enjoy as much as usual.

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