Series: Sookie Stackhouse #11
Published by Ace on May 28th 2011
Genres: Urban Fantasy
Pages: 336 pages
With her knack for being in trouble’s way, Sookie witnesses the firebombing of Merlotte’s, the bar where she works. Since Sam Merlotte is now known to be two-natured, suspicion falls immediately on the anti-shifters in the area. Sookie suspects otherwise, but her attention is divided when she realizes that her lover Eric Northman and his “child” Pam are plotting to kill the vampire who is now their master. Gradually, Sookie is drawn into the plot—which is much more complicated than she knows...Caught up in the politics of the vampire world, Sookie will learn that she is as much of a pawn as any ordinary human - and that there is a new Queen on the board . . .
In one word…. BLAH.
I don’t know if watching True Blood has ruined the books for me or if the series has just gone on too long like some series do. It is the 11th book in the series. I hate to say it but maybe it’s time to put Sookie to rest.
If you are die-hard Sookie fan you will read it and I will most likely continue the series since I remember reading somewhere that there was only going to be 13 books, which if it’s true we only have 2 more to go. But I might wait for them to come out in paperback instead paying the hardback price.
After 17 years I've finally finished my BA in English (no I do not want to be a teacher). Before majoring in English I would not have touched anything labeled "classic", but I have enjoyed a few along the way in my college career.
While I hated to read growing up, I am now an avid book reader and audiobook listener. I love rejecting reality one book at a time. I only read fiction within my favorite (at least to date) genres which include: most romance (paranormal, contemporary, D/s, BDSM, M/M)Urban Fantasy, and a few YA (mostly PNR or UF from favorite adult authors, but I'm slowly stepping out of my comfort zone after enjoying a few contemporary YA novels in adolescent literature class I took).