Charlaine Harris


Harper Connelly

Tags: psychics, urban fantasy

Harper Connelly can sense the dead - not ghosts, but corpses - and tell how they died. She and her step-brother Tolliver Lang make a precarious living travelling around the US and using her skills to help solve mysteries. 

Sookie Stackhouse

Tags: elves, paranormal romance, shapeshifters, vampires

Sookie Stackhouse is a barmaid in a little town in Louisiana. She's also telepathic - a skill that has burdened her with unwanted information and distraction all her life.

She gets pulled into the affairs of vampires - who have recently admitted their existence to the world - when she find that she can't read vampire minds ... and the quiet is a blessing. 

Midnight, Texas