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Charlaine Harris

Author of a number of international bestselling series, Charlaine Harris’ many novels include the Sookie Stackhouse series, now also known as the books behind the HBO original series, True Blood.

Her numerous books include Dead Until Dark, Living Dead in Dallas, Club Dead, Dead to the World, Dead as a Doornail, Definitely Dead, All Together Dead, From Dead to Worse, Dead and Gone, Dead in the Family, Dead Reckoning, Deadlocked and Dead Ever After, as well as the Harper Connelly series of books: Grave Sight, Grave Surprise, An Ice Cold Grave and Grave Secret.

Charlaine Harris was born and raised in the Mississippi River Delta area. Now married with children, she currently resides in Arkansas.

Find out more about Charlaine on her website, or click on the titles of her books above for more information.

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Happy Publication Day 7 May 2015

We’d like to wish a very happy publication day to Charlaine Harris’ Day Shift. We are so ready for a return journey to Midnight, Texas and hope you are too. In this stand alone mystery, new people bring new problems to Midnight.

With its boarded-up windows, single traffic light and sleepy air, there’s nothing special about Midnight . . . which is exactly how the residents like it. So when the news comes that a new owner plans to … More

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Listen to the first chapter of Day Shift

To celebrate the publication of Charlaine Harris’ Day Shift tomorrow we’ve got a very special teaser audio extract from the first chapter to share with you. Return to Midnight, Texas the small town with big secrets  . . .

It’s a quiet little town, perched at the junction between Davy Road and Witch Light Road, and it’s easy to miss. With its boarded-up windows, single traffic light and sleepy air, there’s nothing special about Midnight . . . which … More

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Blending Fantasy and Mystery: A Guest Post by Charlaine Harris

We are delighted to welcome Charlaine Harris back to the Gollancz Blog to tell us all about her new series set in Midnight, Texas. The Midnight series blends Fantasy and Mystery in Charlaine’s trademark way. But you don’t need to take our word for it, here’s Charlaine to tell you more about the series and the art of blending Fantasy and Mystery. 

There are several different ways to approach blending any two genres, but in the case of blending fantasy … More

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Cover Reveal: Day Shift

We’re thrilled to share the cover for Charlaine Harris’ superb new mystery Day Shift.

Set in the tiny Texas town of Midnight, everything seems peaceful enough – until Manfred Bernado gets himself swept up in a deadly investigation, bringing police, lawyers and journalists to Midnight at the worst possible moment . . .

Day Shift is out in hardback, e-book and audio download on the 7th May 2015. You can find out … More

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Happy Publication Day: 27th November 2014

We’d like to wish a very happy Publication Day to all of our books out in bookshops and online today. This week we’re celebrating the 30th anniversary of a ground-breaking fantasy classic, an out of this world adventure and a return to Bon Temps. You’ve got so many reasons to visit your bookshop, library or feed your e-reader. 

Dead But Not Forgotten by Charlaine Harris: Charlaine Harris’ smash-hit Sookie Stackhouse series may have reached its conclusion, but … More

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