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Dead Until Dark: A True Blood Novel by Charlaine Harris
  

Dead Until Dark: A True Blood Novel

Paranormal Fiction   
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This is the first in a delightful new supernatural series. Sookie Stackhouse is a fantastic heroine who finds herself caught up in a world of vampires and werewolves where luckily for her her telepathic skills make her more use alive than as a meal. Great fun and totally compelling this is going to get you hooked on Sookie Stackhouses's world.

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If you like Charlaine Harris you might also like to read books by Anne Rice, M. C. Beaton and Kelley Armstrong.

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Dead Until Dark: A True Blood Novel by Charlaine Harris

Sookie Stackhouse is a small-time cocktail waitress in small-town Louisiana. She's quiet, keeps to herself, and doesn't get out much - not because she's not pretty - she's a very cute bubbly blonde - or not interested in a social life. She really is ...but Sookie's got a bit of a disability. She can read minds. And that doesn't make her too dateable. And then along comes Bill: he's tall, he's dark and he's handsome - and Sookie can't 'hear' a word he's thinking. He's exactly the type of guy she's been waiting all her life for. But Bill has a disability of his own: he's fussy about his food, he doesn't like suntans and he's never around during the day ...Yep, Bill's a vampire. Worse than that, he hangs with a seriously creepy crowd, with a reputation for trouble - of the murderous kind. And then one of Sookie's colleagues at the bar is killed, and it's beginning to look like Sookie might be the next victim ...

About the Author

Charlaine Harris

Charlaine Harris is the bestselling author of the Sookie Stackhouse Series, adapted for HBO as True Blood, as well as three other exceptional series - The Aurora Teagarden Mysteries, The Lily Bard Mysteries, and the Harper Connelly Series. She is married, with children, and lives in Central Texas.

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Publication date

11th June 2009

Author

Charlaine Harris

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Publisher

Gollancz an imprint of Orion Publishing Co

Format

Paperback

Categories

Paranormal Fiction


ISBN

9780575089365

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