Dead Until Dark: A Sookie Stackhouse Novel

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Penguin Publishing Group, May 1, 2001 - Fiction - 304 pages
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Easy to read, fun, silly, and interesting mystery. - Goodreads
Simply stated: horrific writing. - Goodreads
An adult vampire/human love story. - Goodreads
Poorly developed characters and plot. - Goodreads
The character development is altogether pretty good. - Goodreads
Fun premise, Vampires are out and living among us. - Goodreads

Review: Dead Until Dark (Sookie Stackhouse #1)

User Review  - Heather - Goodreads

Probably more like 3.5 stars. This is my second time reading it, so that may have some to do with my review. It has some mature content to skip over and some of the dialogue is not something I would ... Read full review

Review: Dead Until Dark (Sookie Stackhouse #1)

User Review  - Jamie - Goodreads

This has that fanfic quality I love that's hard to find anywhere else but fanfic: just somebody's thoughts, spelled out, unfiltered, but in the form of a story. I like getting inside somebody's head ... Read full review

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About the author (2001)

#1 "New York Times" bestseller Charlaine Harris was born in Mississippi and lives in southern Arkansas with her husband, daughter and three dogs. Their sons are out of the nest. She's written four series and two stand-alone novels in addition to numerous short stories and a novella or two. Her Sookie Stackhouse books have appeared in twenty-five different languages and on many best-seller lists. They're also the basis of the HBO series "True Blood.

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