CHARLAINE HARRIS is a New York Times bestselling author who has been writing for over thirty-five years. Born and raised in the Mississippi Delta, she is the author of the Aurora Teagarden mysteries, basis for the Hallmark Movies & Mysteries Aurora Teagarden original movies; the Midnight, Texas series, now a brand-new TV series; the Sookie Stackhouse urban fantasy series, basis for the HBO show True Blood; the Lily Bard mysteries; the Harper Connelly mysteries; and the co-author of the graphic novel trilogy Cemetery Girl. Harris now lives in Texas with her husband and two rescue dogs.
Charlaine Harris is a phenomenon - SFX The tale of Sookie Stackhouse is packed with comedy, violence, snappy dialogue and sultry scenes. Harris has a knack for world building and her characters are joyously imagined. - Observer When it comes to serving up the supernatural, Harris is unmatched - Romantic Times Sookie's a sassy dame, her ditzy exterior concealing considerable smarts as she solves murders, slays evil doers and helps her friends out with her telepathic ability - Guardian Delightful . . . Fans will relish these stories, and even those new to Sookie's world will find much to love. - Publishers Weekly