Dead in the Family
After enduring torture and the loss of loved ones during the brief but deadly Faery War, Sookie Stackhouse is hurt and she's angry. Just about the only bright spot in her life is the love she thinks she feels for vampire Eric Northman. But he's under scrutiny by the new Vampire King because of... show more
After enduring torture and the loss of loved ones during the brief but deadly Faery War, Sookie Stackhouse is hurt and she's angry. Just about the only bright spot in her life is the love she thinks she feels for vampire Eric Northman. But he's under scrutiny by the new Vampire King because of their relationship. And as the political implications of the Shifters coming out are beginning to be felt, Sookie's connection to the Shreveport pack draws her into the debate. Worst of all, though the door to Faery has been closed, there are still some Fae on the human side-and one of them is angry at Sookie. Very, very angry...
Publish date: 2010-05-04
Pages no: 311
Edition language: English
Series: Sookie Stackhouse .1 (#10)
Dead in the Family starts off a bit darker than the other novels in the series, but considering what happened in the previous novel, I would have been upset if it didn’t. Sookie has lost a lot of her innocence and naivete, and I think this is a good change from the beginning books of the series. Aft...
I recently commented on Night Broken by Patricia Briggs and how it was nice when a book late in a series lived up to expectations. Unfortunately, Dead in the Family, the 10th installment in the Sookie Stackhouse soap opera definitely did not. Dead in the Family starts with an infodump to bring you b...
In this 10th installment of the Sookie Stackhouse series, Sookie has begun to recover from the injuries she sustained in the recent Fae war, and her relationship with Eric seems to be getting more serious all the time. But as is often the case with Sookie, someone is still out to get her. And even...
I had read the prior books one after another, then after it had been months since my last Sookie novel. I was afraid I might be lost, that I would need to reread the prior nine books, but I found that wasn't the case. Harris kept me grounded in her world by having Sookie drop bits of backstory as ne...
Dead in the Family by Charlaine Harris (A Southern Vampire Tale Series book 10)