Editorial Reviews. From Booklist. Harris comes off the ending of her wildly popular Sookie Praise for Charlaine Harris and Her Novels of Midnight, Texas. When year-old phone psychic Manfred Bernardo moved to Midnight, Texas, he was looking for a quiet place to go unnoticed. Turns out. First in a new trilogy. From Charlaine Harris, the best-selling author who created Sookie Stackhouse and her world of Bon Temps, Louisiana, comes a darker.
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She is very pretty. Learn more about Amazon Prime. Apr 11, Shannon Godwin marked it as to-read. So excited Manfred is getting his own trilogy! Midnitht Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants.
It is a book with snake-people, witches and vampires, so I suppose expecting some sort of normal logic to apply to their actions would be irrational. Be the first to chsrlaine new talent! The Texas locale in this book was about as colorless, dull, and rocky as the story. Though her early output consisted largely of ghost stories, by the time she hit college Midnigyt, in Memphis Charlaine was writing poetry an Charlaine Harris has been a published novelist for over thirty-five years.
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She’s an author who has a lot she wants to say about the American South and this new balance gives her the opportunity for social commentary while still having fun with the fantastical elements. Plus, like I said this is just a trilogy. I liked him both here and in Harper Connellybut if I put that aside, I don’t think you get enough about him in this book to form any kind of attachment or strong opinion.
I cannot wait to see who is next to come out of the paranormal closet in this town! Even observing as the outsider I felt like I was, it was impossible to not want to know more. But one thing Manfred learns pretty early on is that Midnighters take care of each other. Charlaine Harris has been a harriw novelist for over thirty-five years.
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Another thing, if you’re a fan of whodunit mysteries and like to try to figure out the killer, good luck with this one. The community comes together most often at the restaurant where most of the main characters have their assigned seats. This time all the characters are together in one town, an odd assortment of people who are brought together by a small pawn shop, a tiny country diner, a convenience store and….
Deadlocked Southern Vampire Series: Maybe I will try again at a later date. Harris with my heart again after the travesty that was the ending of the Sookie Stackhouse series? Sadly, that simply wasn’t the case. Hey, at least I was reading in my spare time rather than watching tv, so I suppose the book served at least some purpose. So you are a psychic but dream interpretation is bullshit? Snuggly, which I thought was hilarious the resident witch who runs a small shop and holds classes for those interested in the craft; Bobo, owner of Midnight Pawn, who has some family secrets that people would kill to uncover; Olivia, whose identity and profession are a complete mystery; Madonna Reed and her husband Teacher, who run the local diner; the Lovell family that runs the local Gas N Go; Joe and Chuy, the gay couple that owns the nail salon and antique shop; the Rev, your not-so-average clergyman who tends the pet cemetery; and Lemuel, the vampire that can suck energy as well as blood, who lives below Midnight Pawn.
I honestly don’t see how anyone could guess what had happened or why until it’s spelled out in the end. One stoplight town with a pawnshop, resident witch and more secrets than Manfred ever bargained for.
Joe Strong soon spot the two moving the newcomer’s stuff, and offers assistance as well, the newcomer quickly discovers that it’s small town, with a smaller population.
Charlaine lives in Texas now, and all of her children and grandchildren are within easy driving distance. First name Country where you live Book Your rating out of 10 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Your review. A flash of light and Detective Joe Dante steps through. Well, except for the supernatural stuff and the killings.