Charlaine Harris is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Sookie Stackhouse and Midnight, Texas, fantasy/mystery series and the Aurora Teagarden, Harper Connelly, and Lily Bard mystery series. Either way, the result is that I almost never have a date. Sam Merlotte, my boss, looked up from the drink he was mixing and gave me a tiny smile.Her books have inspired HBO’s True Blood, NBC’s Midnight, Texas, and the Aurora Teagarden movies for Hallmark Movies & Mysteries. 1I’d been waiting for the vampire for years when he walked into the bar. I’m blond and blue-eyed and twenty-five, and my legs are strong and my bosom is substantial, and I have a waspy waistline. I grabbed my tray and pad and went over to the vampire’s table.
When they’d first come into Merlotte’s, I’d very rudely listened in to their thoughts—I know, pretty low-class of me.
But I get bored like everyone else, and though I spend most of my time blocking out the thoughts of other people that try to pass through my brain, sometimes I just give in.
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When Sam looked back at me, I could tell he too knew our new customer was undead.
Sam’s eyes are Paul Newman blue, as opposed to my own hazy blue gray.Sookie Stackhouse is just a small-time cocktail waitress in small-town Bon Temps, Louisiana. He’s tall, dark, handsome—and Sookie can’t hear a word he’s thinking.She's quiet, doesn't get out much, and tends to mind her own business—except when it comes to her “disability.” Sookie can read minds. He’s exactly the type of guy she’s been waiting for all her life...But as a made vampire, Ty can't procreate--and Lil will settle for nothing less.Luckily, between "vampifying" Francis and helping Ty solve his murder mystery, Lil has no time for silly romantic entanglements ... A vivacious vampire with a flair for accessorizing, Lil Marchette is unlike most of her kind.Sam is blond, too, but his hair is wiry and his blond is almost a sort of hot red gold. I’ve had to quit jobs before because I found out things I didn’t want to know about my boss. I checked the glass to make sure it was sparkly clean and made my way back to the vampire’s table.&'grave; Your wine, sir,” I said ceremoniously and placed it carefully on the table exactly in front of him.