Death's Excellent Vacation

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Charlaine Harris, Toni L. P. Kelner
Ace Books, 2010 - Fiction - 339 pages
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It really can be an endless summer - if you’re immortal. Though a vampire would be ill-advised to take a cruise to Bermuda, the possibilities for getting away from it all - and maybe snacking on some unsuspecting tourist - are many. Sookie Stackhouse and her vampire friend Pam take a weekend getaway to Mississippi in author Charlaine Harris’s 'Two Blondes.' And when they end up in a shady gentleman’s club, to escape in one piece they need to do something that wasn’t on their itinerary - something involving a stage, a pole, and very little clothing. Author Katie MacAlister’s 'The Perils of Effrijim' follows a demon whose vacation in Paris is disrupted when he’s banished to another plane, thus kicking off a crazy dimension-hopping road trip across Europe. Protecting an heiress from supernatural hit men isn’t Cat and Bones’s idea of a relaxing vacation in author Jeaniene Frost’s 'One for the Money', but it could get worse. And it does - when Cat’s mother shows up. Editors Harris and Kelner bring together a collection of tour guides who offer vacations frightening, funny, and touching - for the fanged, the furry, the demonic, and the grotesque.

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User Review  - nx74defiant - LibraryThing

Two Blondes - a Sooke Stackhouse story. I felt like I would've enjoyed it more if I had read the Sooke Stackhouse books. But it did not make me want to run out and order Sooke Stackhouse books. The ... Read full review

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User Review  - ChrisWeir - LibraryThing

Anthology of paranormal characters taking a "vacation." In the book we have a short story with Sookie Stackhouse and Pam where their running an errand for Eric. There's also another vampire who runs ... Read full review

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About the author (2010)

Charlaine Harris writes the #1 New York Times bestselling paranormal fantasy series featuring Sookie Stackhouse (the basis for the HBO series True Blood) and the New York Times bestselling mystery series featuring sleuth Harper Connelly. She lives in a small town in southern Arkansas.

Toni L.P. Kelner is the award-winning author of the "Where Are They Now?" mystery series. She lives in Boston, Massachusetts.

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