From the Publisher
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Sookie Stackhouse is just a small-time cocktail waitress in
small-town Louisiana. Until the vampire of her dreams walks into
her life-and one of her coworkers checks out....
Maybe having a vampire for a boyfriend isn''t such a bright
About the Author
Bestselling writer Charlaine Harris was born in Tunica, Mississippi on November 25, 1951. She attended Rhodes College in Memphis, Tennessee. Harris wrote poetry and plays before beginning to publish mysteries set in the American South. The first book in her Aurora Teagarden series, "Real Murders," was nominated in 1990 for an Agatha Award for Best Novel. Harris's Southern Vampire series features as its main character Sookie Stackhouse, a psychic Louisiana barmaid who has romantic relationships with supernatural beings. In 2001, the first book in the series, "Dead until Dark," won an Anthony Award for Best Paperback Mystery. Harris also writes the Lily Bard series, set in Shakespeare, Arkansas, and the Harper Connelly series, which describes the adventures of a woman who after being struck by lightning can locate dead bodies. Harris is a board member of Mystery Writers of America, a member of the American Crime Writers League, and a past president of the Arkansas Mystery Writers Alliance. She lives in southern Arkansas with her husband, three children, three dogs, and a duck.
About the Book
For years, "New York Times" bestselling author Harris has delighted fans with her mystery series featuring small-town waitress-turned-paranormal sleuth Sookie Stackhouse. Now, she offers her first novel in the series, which is also the basis for the HBO series "True Blood."
Format: Mass Market Paperbound
Published: September 2, 2008
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 0441016995
ISBN - 13: 9780441016990