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  • Charlaine Harris

    Felipe de Castro, the vampire King of Louisiana (and Arkansas and Nevada), is in town. It's the worst possible time for a human body to show up in Eric Northman's front yard-especially the body of a woman whose blood he just drank. Now it's up to Sookie and Bill, the official Area Five investigator, to solve the murder. Sookie thinks that, at least this time, the dead girl's fate has nothing to do with her. But she is wrong. She has an enemy, one far more devious than she would ever suspect, who's set out to make Sookie's world come crashing...read more

  • Charlaine Harris

    THE FINAL SOOKIE STACKHOUSE NOVEL There are secrets in the town of Bon Temps, ones that threaten those closest to Sookie-- and could destroy her heart.... Sookie Stackhouse finds it easy to turn down the request of former barmaid Arlene when she wants her job back at Merlotte' s. After all, Arlene tried to have Sookie killed. But her relationship with Eric Northman is not so clearcut. He and his vampires are keeping their distanceand a cold silence. And when Sookie learns the reason why, she is devastated. Then a shocking murder rocks Bon Temps, and Sookie is arrested for the crime. But the evidence against Sookie is weak, and she makes bail. Investigating the killing, she' ll learn that...read more

  • Lisa Unger

    This New York Times and USA TODAY bestseller, is a collaboration between twenty bestselling mystery novelists who have joined forces to create a spellbinding story of love, betrayal, and intrigue. “Readers can’t go wrong with this juicy thriller” raves Library Journal. Pericles “Perry” Christo is a PI with a past—a former cop who lost his badge and his family when a corruption scandal left him broke and disgraced. So when wealthy Upper East Side matron Julia Drusilla summons him one cold February night, he grabs what seems to be a straightforward (and lucrative) case. The socialite is looking for her beautiful, aimless daughter, Angelina, who is...read more

  • Charlaine Harris

    Aurora knows that when a day starts with your handyman going crazy in your front yard, it probably won't get any better. Sure enough, her husband's niece Regina arrives with a baby whom no one knew she was expecting. She disappears, leaving behind the child - and a murdered husband. Aurora must retrace her steps from Georgia back to snowy Ohio, where she must uncover dark family secrets at her own...read more

  • Charlaine Harris

    A college class gets more than it bargained for when Harper gives a demonstration of her uncanny talent. Instead of just finding one body in an old grave, she finds two: the original occupant and a recently deceased girl whom Harper had tried, and failed, to find two years previously. To dispel suspicions about her innocence, Harper sets out to find the killer - only to find yet another body in the same...read more

  • Charlaine Harris

    When cleaning lady and karate student Lily Bard discovers the dead body of her landlord, her plan of leading a quiet life becomes complicated. Accused of murder, she realizes that finding the true killer may be the only way to prove her innocence. Using the easy access her job gives her, Lily investigates the people of tiny Shakespeare, uncovering skeletons in closets, and ultimately, the...read more

  • Charlaine Harris

    The award-winning author of the Sookie Stackhouse novels displayed her storytelling brilliance with this novel published nearly two decades before Sookie first appeared. After a modeling stint in New York, Nickie Callahan returns to Tennessee hoping to enjoy the sweet, easy life as a college roommate to her best friend. But then a sexual predator strikes close to home, victimising women in a string of vicious attacks. Desperate to stop the brutality, Nickie casts a suspicious eye at every man she knows. She soon narrows her list down to 10 suspects - and then takes matters into her own...read more

  • Charlaine Harris

    Aurora “Roe” Teagarden never liked Detective Sergeant Jack Burns, but she also never wanted him dead - especially not dropped from a plane right into her backyard. But when other strange things happen around her, ranging from peculiar (her cat mysteriously gains a pink ribbon) to violent (her assistant at the library is attacked) to deadly (her former lover is stabbed), she must decipher the message in the madness before it's too...read more

  • Charlaine Harris

    When Lily Bard stumbles upon the corpse of a local bodybuilder, the town's old racial tensions begin to boil over. The white victim was somehow connected to two unsolved murders of black residents of Shakespeare, but a resolute policeman is determined to stop the killings. Although it is Lily who has to decide whether to stay and fight for justice, or run away one more...read more

  • Charlaine Harris

    Librarian Aurora Teagarden reckons she knows everything about her fellow townsfolk, including which ones share her interest in the darker side of human nature, as she and her friends have formed a club to discuss real life killings. But fiction soon becomes fact as more and more bodies are discovered, and the similarities between prior murders and those of Aurora's fellow townsfolk become frighteningly...read more

  • Charlaine Harris

    Aurora 'Roe' Teagarden's fortunes change when a deceased acquaintance names her as heir to a rather substantial estate, including money, jewelry, and a house complete with a skull hidden in a window seat. Roe concludes that the elderly woman has left her a murder to solve. Now she must identify the victim and figure out which of her new, ordinary-seeming neighbors is a murderer - without putting herself in deadly...read more

  • Charlaine Harris

    When she was 15, Harper Connelly was struck by a bolt of lightning. Now she can find dead people. It took time, but now Harper's made a life for herself, with a career, and a lover – her step-brother Tolliver. But when ghosts from the past start making themselves known Harper's happiness is shattered. Tolliver's father is back, her lost sister has been sighted… problem is, now someone wants Harper...read more

  • Charlaine Harris

    Lily Bard went to Shakespeare for the quiet life, but again this is disrupted when the body of one of Lily's clients, the ill reputed Deedra Dean, is found in her car, the apparent victim of a tryst gone wrong. Lily once again uses her knowledge of the private lives of Shakespeare's residents as she is drawn into the investigation. But will her knowledge of Shakespeare's secrets make her the next...read more

  • Charlaine Harris

    Aurora Teagarden is still mourning her husband's death when a movie company arrives in Lawrenceton. They've come to make the film of a book by her one-time boyfriend Robin Crusoe, a book about their investigation of a series of murders that occurred years before. But when the actress playing Roe is killed, Robin and Roe must join forces again to thwart the killer, unknowing that Roe herself is the next...read more

  • Charlaine Harris

    Deciding if she wants to go into real estate becomes a life-or-death choice for Aurora 'Roe' Teagarden. A naked corpse is discovered at her first house showing. And when a second body is found in another house for sale, it becomes obvious that there is a very cool killer at large in Lawrenceton, one who knows a great deal about real estate - and maybe too much about...read more

  • Charlaine Harris

    Aurora ‘Roe' Teagarden's new husband Martin gives her a house as a wedding gift, but when she finds that its previous inhabitants disappeared, Roe's suspicions are aroused. As questions about Martin's past disturb her newfound happiness, Aurora resolves to solve the mystery of the house, and find out the truth about her new...read more

  • Charlaine Harris

    Not just any woman in Lawrenceton, Georgia gets to be a member of the Uppity Women Book Club. But Aurora Teagarden's stepsister-in-law Poppy has finally been invited, only to die on the day she's to be inducted. Sordid stories of infidelity in Poppy's marriage points to a rash of suspects, but Aurora's passion for the truth drives her straight into the path of a...read more

  • Charlaine Harris

    A definitive new collection featuring all of the previously published Sookie Stackhouse stories, along with a new introduction from the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the series. Return to Bon Temps, Louisiana, with these reader favorites featuring spunky telepathic waitress Sookie Stackhouse and her paranormal friends: 'Fairy Dust'-from Powers of Detection and A Touch of Dead 'One Word Answer'-from Bite and A Touch of Dead 'Dracula Night'-from Many Bloody Returns and A Touch of Dead 'Lucky'-from Unusual Suspects and A Touch of Dead 'Gift Wrap'-from Wolfsbane and Mistletoe and A Touch of Dead 'Two Blondes'-from Death's Excellent Vacation 'If I Had a Hammer'-from Home Improvement:...read more

  • Charlaine Harris

    Aurora Teagarden is basking in the news of her pregnancy when disaster strikes her small Georgia town: four kids vanish from the school soccer field. Aurora's 15-year-old brother, Phillip, is one of them. When a dead body is found the local police and sheriff's department comb the county and Aurora and her new husband, true crime writer, Robin Crusoe, begin their own investigation. With Christmas approaching, Aurora is determined to find her brother . . . if he's still...read more

  • Charlaine Harris

    One particularly stormy night, Roe wakes to hear her daughter crying and Virginia is nowhere to be found. Roe's brother Philip helps her search the house and they happen upon a body outside... but it isn't Virginia's. Now, not only does she have a newborn to care for, Roe also has to contend with a new puzzle -- who is this mystery woman dead in their backyard, and what happened to...read more