Editorial Reviews. From Booklist. Harris comes off the ending of her wildly popular Sookie Praise for Charlaine Harris and Her Novels of Midnight, Texas. When year-old phone psychic Manfred Bernardo moved to Midnight, Texas, he was looking for a quiet place to go unnoticed. Turns out. First in a new trilogy. From Charlaine Harris, the best-selling author who created Sookie Stackhouse and her world of Bon Temps, Louisiana, comes a darker.
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In this small town story she has given us a cast of characters that are extremely different from each other, albeit for the fact that they may all be hiding secrets, which may slowly be revealed during this and future novels in the series.
Midnight Crossroad by Charlaine Harris
I was invested more in the lives of the crossorad supporting characters rather than him which is never a good sign, in my opinion!
The Texas locale in this book was about as colorless, dull, and rocky as the story.
It seemed a little forced. One of my other favourite things about this book is the fact that we catch up with several characters from some of her other series.
Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. It is interesting to see how Harris has blended the worlds of all four of her previous series, especially given the fact that in one of them, the Sookie Stackhouse books, the paranormal charlaune generally acknowledged to exist, but not in the other three. As I said, this reads more as an introduction to this place and world than anything else, so I won’t hold its mkdnight flaws against it.
To me that was simply saying you need to buy the next novel to see if any more will be revealed. The locale also very frequently was an unspoken character in the book.
Midnight Texas Series – Charlaine Harris
View all 4 comments. She has lived in the South her entire life.
We are in a new time where the masses want diversity in what they see on the screen. Instead Manfred moves midniyht town long after she’s disappeared, and that’s when the story begins.
No one seems very surprised by the existence of Midnight’s vampire, they are just terrified of him. This book had potential—but I think Harris was still burnt out from finishing the Sookie series and should maybe have left this concept alone for a while.
Charlaine is a member of many professional organizations, an Episcopalian, and currently the lucky houseparent to two rescue dogs. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. Figi hxrris a full figured White woman in the book, while in the television show she’s a thin African-American woman. Best bet for Charlaine Harris completionists. The iced tea is so sweet you will get insta-cavities, which is fine because there always seems to be a lack of teeth going on anyway.
There are more POVs but they are all about the same things: A flash of light and Detective Joe Dante steps through. Midinght time I paid more attention to questions about this town’s mysterious inhabitants that I want answered: Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. Is Olivia some kind of super, secret assassin? A lot of room was left for this story to evolve and charlsine aspect left it feeling rather unpolished to me.
A little magic, a little mystery and a midnigjt of imagination make for a story that is both fun and edgy, and some unresolved details will keep readers coming back for more.
What the hell is Miss Maggie? The human authorities don’t seem to be as aware of the paranormal in Midnight as cgarlaine are in Bon Temps, but again, this could just be due to not wanting to think about it, instead of not knowing about it. But everything is very shallow and Manfred’s Grandmother isn’t really a character in this book.
I don’t think you need to have read any of her books to enjoy this one, however, but it will spoil Shakespeare’s Champion for you if you haven’t read it, as the events in that book are the reason why those gangs just won’t leave Bobo Winthop alone. This is my first Charlaine Harris book, so I went in not knowing what to expect.
Charlaine Harris is a wonderful writer. I’m surprised the editors didn’t call Harris on this and insist that it be done better.
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It’s a completely different feel, crossrpad I definitely can’t wait to read the next one!! Trivia About Midnight Crossroa I know that there’s one key event coming up and I won’t spoil that it’s the answer to the main mystery.
But unlike Bon Temps where the local bigots are all croesroad human rights, the bigots near Midnight are focused on white supremacy, succession from the federal government and other political movements that are actually going on in our own Texas.