At Midnight’s local pawnshop, weapons are flying off the shelves—only to be used in sudden and dramatic suicides right at the main crossroads in town. Who better to figure out why blood is being spilled than the vampire Lemuel, who, while translating mysterious texts, discovers what makes... show more
At Midnight’s local pawnshop, weapons are flying off the shelves—only to be used in sudden and dramatic suicides right at the main crossroads in town.
Who better to figure out why blood is being spilled than the vampire Lemuel, who, while translating mysterious texts, discovers what makes Midnight the town it is. There’s a reason why witches and werewolves, killers and psychics, have been drawn to this place.
And now they must come together to stop the bloodshed in the heart of Midnight. For if all hell breaks loose—which just might happen—it will put the secretive town on the map, where no one wants it to be…
Publish date: 2015-05-05
Publisher: Ace Hardcover
Pages no: 320
Edition language: English
Series: Midnight, Texas (#3)
This opens up with the renovation of the old hotel. One of Manfred's client dies, in front of him, and he is accused of jewelry theft. Olivia, also in Dallas at the same time, gets enlisted by the Rev to fix it. Told in alternating points of view, this one mainly has Olivia and Manfred, with a littl...
"Day Shift" continues the story of the small Texas town of Midnight, that started with "Midnight Crossroad" Charlaine Harris uses Midnight as a place to collect characters from her earlier books, mix them with other enigmatic inhabitants with supernatural skills and or unusual gifts and get them ...
Enjoyed this one much more than the first. With all of the world building out of the way, this one was able to move a bit (just a bit) more swiftly than the first in the series. I'm going to have to order the 3rd soon, because I can use it on any one of about five or six squares on my bingo card!
There is no such thing as bad publicity, except in Midnight, Texas, where the residents like to keep to themselves. Even in a town full of secretive people, Olivia Charity is an enigma. She lives with the vampire Lemuel, but no one knows what she does; they only know that she’s beautiful and dangero...
Okay, I'm officially loving this series. There's an overlay with the Sookie and Harper Connelly books which I loved. Also I love the perspective of all of the different characters and learning some of their secrets. I can't wait until the next book comes out! I would recommend this series.