New in the #1 New York Times bestselling Sookie Stackhouse series-the basis for HBO(r)'s True Blood!
With her knack for being in trouble's way, Sookie witnesses the firebombing of Merlotte's, the bar where she works. Since Sam Merlotte is now known to be two-natured, suspicion falls immediately on the anti-shifters in the area. Sookie suspects otherwise, but her attention is divided when she realizes that her lover Eric Northman and his "child" Pam are plotting to kill the vampire who is now their master. Gradually, Sookie is drawn into the plot-which is much more complicated than she knows...
About the Author
Charlaine Harris is the author of several New York Times bestselling series. She is married, with children and lives in Arkansas.
Praise for #1 New York Times bestselling author Charlaine Harris's Sookie Stackhouse novels "It's the kind of book you look forward to reading before you go to bed, thinking you're only going to read one chapter, and then you end up reading seven."--Alan Ball, executive producer of True Blood "Vivid, subtle, and funny in her portrayal of southern life."--Entertainment Weekly "Charlaine Harris has vividly imagined telepathic barmaid Sookie Stackhouse and her small-town Louisiana milieu, where humans, vampires, shapeshifters, and other sentient critters live...Her mash-up of genres is delightful, taking elements from mysteries, horror stories, and romances."--Milwaukee Journal Sentinel "The series continues to be inventive and funny with an engaging, smart, and sexy heroine."--The Denver Post "Blending action, romance, and comedy, Harris has created a fully functioning world so very close to our own, except, of course, for the vamps and other supernatural creatures."--The Toronto Star Doesn t disappoint fans of the southern mind-reading belle who gets mixed up in the world of vampires and magical creatures It s the perfect poolside read. The Kansas City Star This was a fast paced and entertaining read that had me glued to my seat and turning those pages to see just who would show up and what was going to happen next. Fresh Fiction" "Doesn't disappoint fans of the southern mind-reading belle who gets mixed up in the world of vampires and magical creatures...It's the perfect poolside read."--"The Kansas City Star""This was a fast paced and entertaining read that had me glued to my seat and turning those pages to see just who would show up and what was going to happen next."--"Fresh Fiction"
Series: Sookie Stackhouse Novels
For Ages: 18+ years old
For Grades: 12+
Number Of Pages: 368
Published: 27th March 2012
Publisher: Penguin Putnam Inc
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 18.8 x 10.9
Weight (kg): 0.18