So I knew some things about the Rattrays that maybe no one else did.For one thing, I knew they’d been in jail, though I didn’t know why.When Lil meets geeky vampire Francis Deville, she knows he's the perfect first client.If she can hook up Francis--after a little revamping, of course--she will prove her skills to the vampire community and turn DED into the hottest dating service in the Big Apple.
In need of a steady paycheck to support a compulsive cosmetics habit, Lil starts Dead End Dating (DED), a Manhattan-based matchmaking service that helps smart, sophisticated singles like herself find eternity mates--and may even help her stake a claim to her very own Count Right!The anime is licensed by FUNimation for an English-language release.Two licensed games have also been made, one for the Nintendo 3DS, based on the anime's first season, and one (free-to-play and digital only) for the Playstation Vita, instead based on the anime's second season.Life is great when he is asked out by a girl named Yuuma Amano. Luckily, Rias Gremory, the school's beautiful, crimson-haired sweetheart, and high-class Devil finds him and resurrects him to act as her servant Devil and work for her and three other Devil students in the school's Occult Research Club.The Club soon stumbles upon mysterious plans that threaten to possibly undermine their lives.When Sam looked back at me, I could tell he too knew our new customer was undead.Sam’s eyes are Paul Newman blue, as opposed to my own hazy blue gray.When they’d first come into Merlotte’s, I’d very rudely listened in to their thoughts—I know, pretty low-class of me.But I get bored like everyone else, and though I spend most of my time blocking out the thoughts of other people that try to pass through my brain, sometimes I just give in.But Bill has a disability of his own: he’s a vampire with a bad reputation. It amazed me when no one else turned around to stare. But to me, his skin had a little glow, and I just knew.And when a string of murders hits Bon Temps—along with a gang of truly nasty bloodsuckers looking for Bill—Sookie starts to wonder if having a vampire for a boyfriend is such a bright idea. I could have danced with joy, and in fact I did do a little step right there by the bar.Charlaine Harris is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Sookie Stackhouse and Midnight, Texas, fantasy/mystery series and the Aurora Teagarden, Harper Connelly, and Lily Bard mystery series. Either way, the result is that I almost never have a date. Sam Merlotte, my boss, looked up from the drink he was mixing and gave me a tiny smile.Her books have inspired HBO’s True Blood, NBC’s Midnight, Texas, and the Aurora Teagarden movies for Hallmark Movies & Mysteries. 1I’d been waiting for the vampire for years when he walked into the bar. I’m blond and blue-eyed and twenty-five, and my legs are strong and my bosom is substantial, and I have a waspy waistline. I grabbed my tray and pad and went over to the vampire’s table.Sookie Stackhouse is just a small-time cocktail waitress in small-town Bon Temps, Louisiana. He’s tall, dark, handsome—and Sookie can’t hear a word he’s thinking.