Dead as a Doornail is the fifth book in Charlaine Harris’s series The Southern Vampire Mysteries. Summary[edit]. It’s the first full moon since Jason was bitten by. Our reread of Charlaine Harris’s Sookie Stackhouse series continues, with fifth book Dead as a Doornail. “I knew my brother would turn into a. Title: Dead as a Doornail (Sookie Stackhouse/True Blood, Book 5) Library Edition Author(s): Charlaine Harris ISBN: / (USA.

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She is the one ring. While she is a smart, witty and resourceful heroine, it is not clear why so many of them have the hots for her.

You told me it was the best you’d ever had Finally, the sinister vampire, Mickey, who has his hooks into Tara reveals the threat posed by rogues who view humans as little more than food. On top of her money problems, the bar where she charllaine being riddled with incidents of violence, and her brother becoming a panther shifter after being mauled, someone is shooting the shifters in the vicinity and Sookie is pressured charpaine figuring out who it might be.

The competition for wolfpack leader takes place and there are different rounds to test the werewolves’ strength.

Instead we get a story that is more about the werewolves and other were-critters.

Oh you say this is the best one yet? It becomes apparent that Twining is the one who shot Sam, knowing that Sookie would come looking for a replacement bartender, and that he is also the one who set charlain to Sookie’s house, then framed an innocent man for it.


The fifth in the series and possibly the best yet.

Dead As A Doornail by Charlaine Harris book review

Sookie Stackhouse enjoys her life, mostly. Sookie’s got just a month, before the next full moon, to find out who wants her brother dead – and to stop the fiend! The resulting two stand-alones were published by Houghton Mifflin.

Thinking that the problem has been dsad, Sookie doorhail to work at Merlotte’s. First name Country where you live Book Your rating out of 10 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Your review. This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers. There is more to Harris as a writer than you might think.

Dead As A Doornail by Charlaine Harris

Three scenes weren’t nearly enough for the fun element that he brings into this series. In my opinion, Harris has created a world of detail in these books, and it seriously detracts from the enjoyment of the story when those details change from book to book in the series. Alcide’s true nature is also revealed via the Alpha contest sub-plot. Perhaps the supe’s themselves, and their effect on Sookie, can be compared to the development of the Birth Control Pill, which is often credited with giving women control over their bodies but also leading to more promiscuity.

Feb 26, Choko rated it really liked it Shelves: They are being killed by a sniper and Sookie is also being targeted by a murderer.

She just despised losing. Now the vampires and the shapeshifters are ‘out’, you’d think the supernaturals would get on w You are commenting using your WordPress.


Dead as a Doornail

The Passage Justin Cronin 9. Alcide, a character I liked in past books, is kind of a jerk here and the whole head of the pack competition grossed me out. Post was not sent – check your email addresses! You wish it was five but no View all 3 comments.

Truth is so boring. My parents raised me to be polite and pleasant to other people. There’s no rest for Sookie as her life is targeted several times, but thank god for her fairy godmother It’s a darn shame! Though her early output consisted largely of ghost stories, by the time she hit college Rhodes, in Memphis Charlaine was writing poetry an Charlaine Harris has been a published novelist for over thirty-five years. Now her brother Jason’s eyes are starting to change: By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

But foornail of the magic was missing from this one.

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And the whole sniper against shifters and hit man after Sookie felt weak. Sookie goes through some really tough shit. By continuing to use this website, you agree to their use.

First off, I enjoyed the book.