First Grave on the Right
First Grave on the Right is the smashing, award-winning debut novel that introduces Charley Davidson: part-time private investigator and full-time Grim Reaper. Charley sees dead people. That's right, she sees dead people. And it's her job to convince them to "go into the light." But when these... show more
First Grave on the Right is the smashing, award-winning debut novel that introduces Charley Davidson: part-time private investigator and full-time Grim Reaper. Charley sees dead people. That's right, she sees dead people. And it's her job to convince them to "go into the light." But when these very dead people have died under less than ideal circumstances (i.e., murder), sometimes they want Charley to bring the bad guys to justice. Complicating matters are the intensely hot dreams she's been having about an Entity who has been following her all her life...and it turns out he might not be dead after all. In fact, he might be something else entirely. This is a thrilling debut novel from Darynda Jones, an exciting newcomer to the world of paranormal romantic suspense. First Grave on the Right is the winner of the 2012 Rita Award for Best First Book.
Publish date: 2011-02-01
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
Pages no: 320
Edition language: English
I was warned. I have to agree with others who were not thrilled with this book, but I always give a book a try and I have taken to listening to the books and reading alternately, in order to get through the books I want to read. With all the driving I do, it cuts into my reading time and there are p...
This book was awful. I can't even with it. The writing wasn't great. The main character Charley is just painful. The other characters were painful. There were too many things happening and at the end we get a ridiculous reveal about someone that Charley has become obsessed with. You would think a ...
First Grave on the Right is by Darynda Jones. It is a unique twist on the story of the Grim Reaper. In this take, Charlotte Davidson (aka Charley) is the Grim Reaper. However, she doesn't swing any scythes and doesn't run around in hooded cloaks bringing waves of doom with her. Instead she is a ...
First Grave on the Right Series: Charley Davidson #1 Author: Darynda Jones (Narrator: Lorelei King) Genre: Urban Fantasy - Paranormal Romance - Mystery Publisher: Macmillan Audio Release Date: February 9, 2011 Format: Audiobook Pages: 9 hours, 4 minutes Source: Library A smashing, award-winning...
Let me just say that in most cases, I'm a huge fan of sarcastic wit, but it has to be properly timed. First Grave on the Right certainly has an abundance of sarcasm, and at the very beginning of the story, it was amusing. That amusement quickly waned as the book went on because there was just too mu...
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