Written by Charlaine Harris. First edition, May 2005. Ace Books, Berkely Publishing Group, an imprint of Penguin Publishing.
Welcome to Bon Temps, Louisiana! Sookie Stackhouse, smart, pretty, part-fairy, and telepathic (a demon rather than fairy gift), has until the next full moon to find the attacker who shot her in the course of killing changelings throughout Louisiana, before he kills her brother Jason, an emerging werepanther.
This is #5 in the Southern Vampire Mysteries, a.k.a. True Blood Novels (based on the title of the 2008-2014 HBO series):
Charlaine Harris (1951 - ) was born and raised in the Mississippi Delta, and now lives in Texas. She's been a prolific writer, best known for The Southern Vampire Mysteries, featuring Sookie Stackhouse, which was adapted as the HBO TV series True Blood, Aurora Teagarden, and Harper Connelly. She has won many awards for her work, including the Anthony Award and the Inkpot Award.
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