Definitely Dead: A Sookie Stackhouse Novel

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Penguin Publishing Group, May 2, 2006 - Fiction - 352 pages
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As a person with so few living relatives, Louisiana cocktail waitress Sookie Stackhouse really hated to lose one. But she never guessed that it would be her cousin Hadley—a consort of the Vampire Queen of New Orleans. After all, technically speaking, Hadley was already dead. And now, as unexpected heir to Hadley’s estate, Sookie discovers the inheritance definitely comes with a risk.

Someone doesn’t want Sookie looking too deeply into Hadley’s past—or for that matter, Hadley’s possessions. And they’re prepared to do anything in their power to stop her. But who? The range of suspects runs from the Rogue Weres who reject Sookie as a friend of the Pack to the Vampire Queen herself, who could be working through a particularly vulnerable subject—Sookie’s first love, Bill.

Whoever it is, they’re definitely dangerous—and Sookie’s life is definitely on the line…

With HBO's launching of an all-new show, True Blood, based on the Southern Vampire novels, the demand for Charlaine Harris and Sookie Stackhouse is bigger than ever.

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The writing gets better and the story lines get better. - Goodreads
The whole Sookie/Bill thing is hard to read. - Goodreads
Slow start...great ending! - Goodreads
Blah. Should have been a side story, not a main plot. - Goodreads
Ok, I liked the introduction of the character Quinn. - Goodreads
Lots of angst and danger made this another page turner. - Goodreads

Review: Definitely Dead (Sookie Stackhouse #6)

User Review  - Nicola - Goodreads

SPOILERS This book relies on you having read the short story 'One Word Answer'. I am not a fan of authors who put key plot info into short stories, as if you come late to the series you rarely bother ... Read full review

Review: Definitely Dead (Sookie Stackhouse #6)

User Review  - Rachel - Goodreads

I'm not really too sure what to say about this book. I liked it. It was okay. But it's a Sookie Stackhouse novel so it's still a favorite of mine. I wish there had been a bit more involvement with my favorite characters, but that's okay. Still a fun read! Read full review

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About the author (2006)

Charlaine Harris is a New York Times bestselling author for both her Sookie Stackhouse fantasy/mystery series and her Harper Connelly Prime Crime mystery series. She has lived in the South her entire life.

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