Dead Until Dark

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Penguin, May 1, 2001 - Fiction - 304 pages
1253 Reviews

The first novel in the #1 New York Times bestselling series that gave life to the Dead and inspired the HBO® original series True Blood.

Sookie Stackhouse is just a small-time cocktail waitress in small-town Louisiana—except for her “disability.” She can read minds. But she can’t hear a word that Bill Compton is thinking when he walks into her life—and then one of her coworkers is killed...

Maybe having a vampire for a boyfriend isn’t such a bright idea.

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User Review  - BrynDahlquis - LibraryThing

Man, I just love Sookie so much. She's adorable and I love her. The book is hard to put down, even knowing what's going to happen as well as information from later books. She's one of my favorite ... Read full review

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User Review  - akblanchard - LibraryThing

In this paranormal romance, naive small-town waitress Sookie Stackhouse falls in love with a vampire, solves a mystery, and discovers that her own supernatural gift of telepathy is not a "disability ... Read full review

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About the author (2001)

Charlaine Harris is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Sookie Stackhouse and Midnight, Texas, fantasy/mystery series and the Aurora Teagarden, Harper Connelly, and Lily Bard mystery series. Her books have inspired HBO’s True Blood, NBC’s Midnight, Texas, and the Aurora Teagarden movies for Hallmark Movies & Mysteries. She has lived in the South her entire life.

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