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From Dead to Worse: Sookie Stackhouse #8

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ISBN13: 9780441017010
ISBN10: 0441017010
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New in the aaddicting New York Times bestselling series featuring Sookie Stackhouse.

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.

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.

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.

Synopsis:

In the latest entry of the New York Times-bestselling Southern Vampire series — the inspiration for the HBO original series True Blood — Sookie Stackhouse faces danger, death, and, once again, betrayal by someone she loves.

Synopsis:

After the natural disaster of Hurricane Katrina, and the manmade horror of the explosion at the vampire summit, Sookie Stackhouse is safe but dazed, yearning for things to get back to normal. But her boyfriend Quinn is among the missing. And things are changing, whether the weres and vamps in her corner of Louisiana like it or not. 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 ceases flowing, her world will be forever altered.

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nancy dockry, January 1, 2010 (view all comments by nancy dockry)
great...great .......great
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Erica Horne, April 24, 2009 (view all comments by Erica Horne)
No question, From Dead to Worse is a bridge book in the Southern Vampire series. I am one fan who thinks that is just peachy keen fine. I thought this was an excellent book, very engaging, by which I mean I read it all in one sitting, no stopping. While it's true that this book is episodic in nature, my feeling is that going along with the characters on these episodes is high entertainment. As I get older, I find it becomes harder to concentrate, and that Charlaine Harris continues to hold my attention eight books into this series is just wonderful. The truth is, if you are going to read this series, you need to start with the first book. Read them in order, and don't start with this one, because you need to know all the back story to fully appreciate how far the characters have come. (And can I just say: Sookie needs a vacation! Ms. Harris, send her off to a beautiful island where she can relax, forget her cares for a while, sip some rum punch on nice beach, and maybe go limbo-ing with some nice fella who doesn't want anything more than the pleasure of her company.)

I think this book is for the fans who have fallen in love with these characters. We've spent the last year since the release of All Together Dead wondering what was going to happen next, and musing about the paths the characters would take. From Dead to Worse tells us some great stories, fills in some of the personal details we've all been aching to know, and sets the stage for what will be I hope many more books to come. I think From Dead to Worse was fabulous. Brava, Ms. Harris!
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780441017010
Author:
Harris, Charlaine
Publisher:
Ace Books
Subject:
Fantasy - General
Subject:
Mystery & Detective - Women Sleuths
Subject:
Fantasy - Contemporary
Subject:
Fantasy - Paranormal
Subject:
Occult fiction
Subject:
Louisiana
Subject:
General-General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Mass market paperback
Series:
Sookie Stackhouse/True Blood
Series Volume:
8
Publication Date:
20090331
Binding:
MASS MARKET
Grade Level:
from 12
Language:
English
Pages:
336
Dimensions:
6.76x4.20x.89 in. .36 lbs.
Age Level:
17-17

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Product details 336 pages Ace Books - English 9780441017010 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , In the latest entry of the New York Times-bestselling Southern Vampire series — the inspiration for the HBO original series True Blood — Sookie Stackhouse faces danger, death, and, once again, betrayal by someone she loves.
"Synopsis" by , After the natural disaster of Hurricane Katrina, and the manmade horror of the explosion at the vampire summit, Sookie Stackhouse is safe but dazed, yearning for things to get back to normal. But her boyfriend Quinn is among the missing. And things are changing, whether the weres and vamps in her corner of Louisiana like it or not. 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 ceases flowing, her world will be forever altered.
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