Small town cocktail waitress Sookie Stackhouse’s supernatural existence puts her in the line of fire in the fifth novel in the #1 New York Times. : Dead as a Doornail (Sookie Stackhouse/True Blood, Book 5) ( ): Charlaine Harris: Books. Read Dead as a Doornail (Sookie Stackhouse #5) online free from your iPhone, iPad, android, Pc, Mobile. Dead as a Doornail is a Fantasy novel by Charlaine.

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Because if I was able to consistently guess them over and over, I might get bored and not want to read these books and that would be a bummer. However, this story is told from Sookie’s perspective and Sookie is a pretty simple, straight forward gal who just doesn’t delve into murky socio-political territories. When Jonathan Harker visits Transylvania to help Count Dracula with the purchase of a London house, he makes horrifying discoveries about his client and his castle.

I’ll tell you what this book is though: There’s no rest for Sookie as her life is targeted several times, but thank god for her fairy godmother Everyone wants a piece of Sookie. And, although the main storyline is the same as the first book, it was weird to see all of the “creative liberties” that were taken. You could argue that Harris is taking the easy way but I’ll just call it consistent characterization. In this series View all Book 6. For whatever reason, I thought this was a young adult series it is SO not, btw and on shallow reflection, I think it’s because of her name: The Passage Justin Cronin 9.

I guess there are plenty of people in the world who are dying for attention of any kind, and if you treat them like a human being, they read far too much into that.


Tray Dawson, a werewolf who was sent to protect Sookie by Calvin Norris, is shot in this confrontation, and Sweetie is shot and killed by Andy Bellefleur, when he arrives on the scene. She had some tough times this book, what with having no sexual escapades the first time ever, although it seems like every male in the town is interested in her–must be the red socksgetting shot, and having part of her house burn down. One Grave at a Time. Jan 13, Anna rated it it was ok Shelves: They are kind of jerks.

After having read the first five in this series in a relatively short succession, this pleases me. Charlaine lives in Texas now, and all of her children and grandchildren are within easy driving distance.

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The Darkangel, a vampire of astounding beauty and youth, can only summon his full power when he finds his 14th and final bride. Plus he contributes nothing, except illustrating the fact that Harris cannot conceive of anyone who is not a fan of Elvis.

Dead as a Doornail by Charlaine Harris 1 6 Aug 10, Cover of Dead as a Doornail. I find Sookie’s struggle to deal with these attentions endearing. My parents raised me to be polite and pleasant to other people. This is kind of a pet-peeve of mine. I highly recommend this book! If she would just hear someone out one day rather than storming off in a huff, she might be better off!

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The books, I am finding, are much different. Now her brother Jason’s eyes are starting to change: This deav was posted in Book Review and tagged Book Review. Other books in the series.

But back to Sookie, I can hardly wait to get my hands on the next volume and see which of this bunch of guys manages to win her attention. The sniper mystery emphasizes the disastrous consequences of shifter behavior while the Alpha contest brings out the worst in the wolves, in general, and in Alcide in particular.


The target of these shootings? LOL… I dont know why I read that as the best so far… brain malfunction.

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You are whizzing through these books. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. Cut this shit out, Sook! Club Dead Southern Vampire Series: It would have been so easy for the author, Charlaine Harris, to add a serious subtext to this series with the emergence of Vampires into human society and their struggle to mainstream as a metaphor for racism and the battle for civil rights.

All in all the men in Sookie’s life leave much to be desired. Harry Potter and the Harrsi of Azkaban. In a post-traumatic future the Masters – formerly human, now practically immortal – rule a world that bends to their will and a human population upon whi A pleasant break from its romance focused precursors, chzrlaine successfully plants the seeds for a satisfying mystery reveal. She tells everyone, and as punishment the judges make the final test one that must be done until grievous injury or death.

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Some Like It Wicked. As an act of revenge, she now kills any shifter she comes in contact with.