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This is a really fun book that doesn’t take anything too seriously. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Yet, I always came up with lame excuses. Bloodsucking Fiends is the story of several unlikable characters, some of whom are I should admit upfront that I’m suffering from a severe case of vampire fatigue; that, coupled with disdain for Christopher Moore based on the only other book of his that I read, means that there really was no chance in the world that I was going to enjoy this book, and in fact should never have read it.
Sadly, my to-read shelf firnds groaning and beckoning me to pick up the next, fresh volume to relieve some of the weight that she carries.
Bloodsucking Fiends: A Love Story
She needs a ‘Renfield’ to take care of daylight stuff and he needs to have his heart broken to help his writing. Yup, it seems that Charlie Asher has been recruited for a new job, an unpleasant but utterly necessary one: May 08, sj rated it liked it Shelves: There is an alternate cover edition here.
OK, I know some of you don’t want to “fall” for the humor, but if you’ll let yourself go, this book is SO funny.
After saving a mysterious young woman named Ollie from the clutches of something big, slimy, and unpleasant, Dan gets entangled in a missing child case. That’s the question that has marine behavioral biologist Nate Quinn and his crew poking, charting, recording, and photographing very big, wet, gray marine mammals – until the extraordinary day when a whale lifts its christoher into the air to display a cryptic message spelled out in foot-high letters: Sep 18, C.
In fact, this year I was actually the recipient of two free books just from pretty much hanging out at Goodreads and entering giveaways, including one that was directly from that group, so overall good. The fienfs is clunky as we go around the room and each Animal character mouths his jokey one-liner contribution to the scene.
There are a lot of places in the book where the author revels in his own cleverness, and I, as an irritating youngster, would have delighted so much in recognizing them that I might have overlooked entirely that there’s basically a giant neon sign hanging over several parts of the book proclaiming Look At How Clever I Am!
Jody never asked to become a vampire. As near as I can tell, there wasn’t a point. Strange names start appearing on his nightstand notepad, and before he knows it, those people end up dead, too. If you like comedy and vampires add this to your must listen to list. Excellent book, lots of fun! Can you see me laughing In Christopher Moore’s ingenious debut novel, we meet one of the most memorably mismatched pairs in the annals of literature. I’ve totally forgotten … sorry Dial D for Deadman: Pocket has been Lear’s cherished fool for years.
Apr 08, Amy rated it it was ok Shelves: For me, now inthis novel was a mish-mash of cardboard stereotypes and dated, sometimes offensive, dad-joke quality humour. And sometimes that darkness is hungry.
The only reason this isn’t getting one star is because I found Moore’s writing style really moved things along at an entertaining pace and there were a few moments featuring the Emperor and his dogs that I genuinely enjoyed.
Tommy sounded more like a girl than Jody did.
Bloodsucking Fiends Series in Order – Christopher Moore – FictionDB
I had experienced Numbers 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, and You won’t be scared, I promise. I love the narration; it christopyer truly spectacular. I just could not get into this one. But all that changes when a beautiful undead redhead walks through the door Super fun This book was fun and funny. My library carries the hardcopies but I am loving having this delivered via car s At first I thought I moode this because of the narrator’s delivery of the off color vamp Urban Fantasy.
It’s love at first sight, but before Sammy can make his move, an air force general named Remy arrives with some urgent business.
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Science, research and public understanding have made these issues not age so well either, but instead of allowing them to detract from the book, let’s just be glad that HIV is no longer thought of as an immediate death sentence, that sick people are not just wandering around the city looking for a gentle way to day; but still recognize that we’ve still got a long way to go.
I mean, it wasn’t terrible, and I liked it, but if I had started with this book, I’d be in no hurry to return to his work. And that was before the second superpowered woman showed up to kill us both. The writing was clever and the narrator was really good.
She returns to her apartment to be confronted by her live-in boyfriend and to find that her car has been impounded. The saving grace was The Emperor and his dogs.
Now you are asking yourself if I am crazy, but I kid you not. I highly recommend this one for those christlpher you who love the art of sarcasm and wit. Christopher Moore is an American writer of absurdist fiction. At first I thought I liked this because of the narrator’s delivery of the off color vamp Urban Fantasy. I’ve either got to start throwing out L’eggs eggs or get a tan on my legs and quit wearing nylons.