Harris, the bestselling author who created Sookie Stackhouse
and her world of Bon Temps, Louisiana, comes a darker
localeâ€”populated by more strangers than friends. But then,
thatâ€™s how the locals prefer itâ€¦
Midnight, Texas, a town with many boarded-up windows and few
full-time inhabitants, located at the crossing of Witch
Light Road and Davy Road. Itâ€™s a pretty standard dried-up
Thereâ€™s a pawnshop (someone lives in
the basement and is seen only at night). Thereâ€™s a diner
(people who are just passing through tend not to linger).
And thereâ€™s new resident Manfred Bernardo, who thinks heâ€™s
found the perfect place to work in private (and who has
secrets of his own).
Stop at the one traffic light
in town, and everything looks normal. Stay awhile, and learn