Dead Until Dark (Sookie Stackhouse, #1)

Dead Until Dark (Sookie Stackhouse, #1) Description:

Sookie Stackhouse is a small time cocktail waitress in small town Louisiana She s quiet keeps to herself and doesn t get out much Not because she s not pretty She is It s just that well Sookie has this sort of disability She can read minds And that doesn t make her too dateable And then along comes Bill He s tall dark handsome and Sookie can t hear a word he s thinking He s exactly the type of guy she s been waiting for all her life br br But Bill has a disability of his own He s a vampire with a bad reputation He hangs with a seriously creepy crowd all suspected of big surprise murder And when one of Sookie s coworkers is killed she fears she s next

Rating: 3.56 out of 5

Dead to the World (Sookie Stackhouse, #4)

Dead to the World (Sookie Stackhouse, #4) Description:

Sookie Stackhouse is a cocktail waitress in Bon Temps Louisiana She has only a few close friends because not everyone appreciates Sookie s gift she can read minds That s not exactly every man s idea of date bait unless they re undead vampires and the like can be tough to read And that s just the kind of guy Sookie s been looking for Maybe that s why when she comes across a naked vampire she doesn t just drive on by He hasn t got a clue who he is but Sookie has Eric looks just as scary and sexy and dead as ever But now he has amnesia he s sweet vulnerable and in need of Sookie s help because whoever took his memory now wants his life

Rating: 3.75 out of 5

Living Dead in Dallas (Sookie Stackhouse, #2)

Living Dead in Dallas (Sookie Stackhouse, #2) Description:

Cocktail waitress Sookie Stackhouse is having a streak of bad luck First her co worker is killed and no one seems to care Then she comes face to face with a beastly creature that gives her a painful and poisonous lashing Enter the vampires who graciously suck the poison from her veins like they didn t enjoy it br br The point is they saved her life So when one of the bloodsuckers asks for a favor she obliges and soon Sookie s in Dallas using her telepathic skills to search for a missing vampire She s supposed to interview certain humans involved but she makes one condition the vampires must promise to behave and let the humans go unharmed But that s easier said than done and all it takes is one delicious blonde and one small mistake for things to turn deadly

Rating: 3.30 out of 5

Club Dead (Sookie Stackhouse, #3)

Club Dead (Sookie Stackhouse, #3) Description:

Things between cocktail waitress Sookie and her vampire boyfriend Bill seem to be going excellently apart from the small matter of him being undead until he leaves town for a while A long while Bill s sinister boss Eric has an idea of where to find him whisking her off to Jackson Mississippi to mingle with the under underworld at Club Dead When she finally catches up with the errant vampire he is in big trouble and caught in an act of serious betrayal This raises serious doubts as to whether she should save him or start sharpening a few stakes of her own

Rating: 3.65 out of 5

Dead as a Doornail (Sookie Stackhouse, #5)

Dead as a Doornail (Sookie Stackhouse, #5) Description:

Small town cocktail waitress Sookie Stackhouse has had more than her share of experience with the supernatural but now it s really hitting close to home When Sookie sees her brother Jason s eyes start to change she knows he s about to turn into a were panther for the first time a transformation he embraces more readily than most shapeshifters she knows But her concern becomes cold fear when a sniper sets his deadly sights on the local changeling population and Jason s new panther brethren suspect he may be the shooter Now Sookie has until the next full moon to find out who s behind the attacks unless the killer decides to find her first

Rating: 3.59 out of 5

All Together Dead (Sookie Stackhouse, #7)

All Together Dead (Sookie Stackhouse, #7) Description:

Louisiana cocktail waitress Sookie Stackhouse has her hands full dealing with every sort of undead and paranormal creature imaginable And after being betrayed by her longtime vampire love Sookie must not only deal with a new man in her life the shapeshifter Quinn but also contend with the long planned vampire summit br br The summit is a tense situation The vampire queen of Louisiana is in a precarious position her power base weakened by hurricane damage to New Orleans And there are some vamps who would like to finish what nature started Soon Sookie must decide what side she ll stand with And her choice may mean the difference between survival and all out catastrophe br br And with HBO s launching of an all new show i True Blood i based on the Southern Vampire novels the demand for Charlaine Harris and Sookie Stackhouse is bigger than ever br br

Rating: 3.55 out of 5

Definitely Dead (Sookie Stackhouse, #6)

Definitely Dead (Sookie Stackhouse, #6) Description:

Since Louisiana cocktail waitress Sookie Stackhouse has so few living relatives she hates to lose one even her cousin Hadley undead consort of the vampire Queen of Louisiana Hadley s left everything she has to Sookie but claiming that inheritance has a high risk factor Some people don t want her looking too deeply into Hadley s past i or i Hadley s possessions And they re prepared to do anything in their power to stop her Whoever it is they re definitely dangerous and Sookie s life is definitely on the line

Rating: 3.63 out of 5

From Dead to Worse (Sookie Stackhouse, #8)

From Dead to Worse (Sookie Stackhouse, #8) Description:

After the natural disaster of Hurricane Katrina and the manmade explosion at the vampire summit everyone human and otherwise is stressed including Louisiana cocktail waitress Sookie Stackhouse who is trying to cope with the fact that her boyfriend Quinn has gone missing br br It s clear that things are changing whether the weres and vamps of her corner of Louisiana like it or not And Sookie Friend to the Pack and blood bonded to Eric Northman leader of the local vampire community is caught up in the changes br br In the ensuing battles Sookie faces danger death and once more betrayal by someone she loves And when the fur has finished flying and the cold blood finished flowing her world will be forever altered

Rating: 3.56 out of 5

Dead and Gone (Sookie Stackhouse, #9)

Dead and Gone (Sookie Stackhouse, #9) Description:

The vamps have been out for years and now the weres and shifters have decided to follow the lead of the undead and reveal their existence to the ordinary world Sookie Stackhouse already knows about them of course her brother turns into a panther at the full moon she s friend to the local were pack and Sam her boss at Merlotte s bar is a shapeshifter br br The great revelation goes well at first then the horribly mutilated body of a were panther is found in the parking lot of Merlotte s and Sookie agrees to use her telepathic talent to track down the murderer But there is a far greater danger than this killer threatening Bon Temps a race of unhuman beings older more powerful and far more secretive than the vampires or the werewolves is preparing for war And Sookie is an all too human pawn in their ages old battle

Rating: 3.64 out of 5

Dead in the Family (Sookie Stackhouse, #10)

Dead in the Family (Sookie Stackhouse, #10) Description:

It s all about family br br Sookie Stackhouse is dealing with a whole host of family problems ranging from her own kin a non human fairy and a telepathic second cousin demanding a place in her life to her lover Eric s vampire sire an ancient being who arrives with Eric s brother in tow at a most inopportune moment And Sookie s tracking down a distant relation of her ailing neighbour and ex Vampire Bill Compton br br In addition to the multitude of family issues complicating her life the werewolf pack of Shreveport has asked Sookie for a special favour and since Sookie is an obliging young woman she agrees But this favour for the wolves has dire results for Sookie who is still recovering from the trauma of her abduction during the Fairy War

Rating: 3.40 out of 5