Dead as a Doornail (The Southern Vampire Mysteries #5) - Charlaine Harris 7.46   238

Sookie Stackhouse is a cocktail waitress in a little bar in a small town deep in Louisiana. She's funny and pretty and well-mannered, but she doesn't have that many close friends - mind you, that's not so surprising when you consider how few people can appreciate her abilities as a mind-reader. It's not a quality that has the guys beating down her door – well, unless they're vampires or werewolves or the like... but they're not just supernatural freaks, some of them are friends, even family...

And much as Sookie might want a quiet life, when she's around, things just seem to happen... like her brother, who appears to be changing into a were-panther. He's not that bothered, but someone doesn't like it – someone's trying to wipe him out, as well as the rest of the shape-changing population, and that mean's Sookie's got just a month, before the next full moon, to find out who wants her brother dead, and stop the fiend.


Release date 2005

Details updated August 23, 2021

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The Southern Vampire Mysteries :: Series

Series contains 13 primary works and has 18 total works.

Also known as the Sookie Stackhouse series.

Dead Until Dark (The Southern Vampire Mysteries #1) 7.58   436
Living Dead in Dallas (The Southern Vampire Mysteries #2) 7.50   346
Club Dead (The Southern Vampire Mysteries #3) 7.54   297
Dead to the World (The Southern Vampire Mysteries #4) 8.12   270
Dead as a Doornail (The Southern Vampire Mysteries #5) 7.46   238
Definitely Dead (The Southern Vampire Mysteries #6) 7.64   224
All Together Dead (The Southern Vampire Mysteries #7) 7.76   216
From Dead to Worse (The Southern Vampire Mysteries #8) 7.52   198
Dead and Gone (The Southern Vampire Mysteries #9) 7.60   186
Dead in the Family (The Southern Vampire Mysteries #10) 7.12   159
Dead Reckoning (The Southern Vampire Mysteries #11) 6.88   138
Deadlocked (The Southern Vampire Mysteries #12) 6.92   127
Dead Ever After (The Southern Vampire Mysteries #13) 6.62   115
A Touch of Dead 6.54   13
The Sookie Stackhouse Companion 7.00   2
After Dead: What Came Next in the World of Sookie Stackhouse 4.50   4
Dancers in the Dark & Layla Steps Up: The Layla Collection N/A
The Complete Sookie Stackhouse Stories N/A

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