Charlaine Harris Dead in the family charlaine harris pdf Ever After. Meanwhile, Eric’s maker had negotiated a marriage between Eric and another vampire, without Eric’s consent. However, due to vampire practices, Eric was obliged to go through with the marriage.
During the novel, Eric progresses with his marriage, while Sookie feels endangered by Eric’s fiancée, whose jealousy could mean trouble for Sookie. Meanwhile, Sam, who is Sookie’s friend and co-owns the bar with her, and for a long time was Sookie’s boss, is having a hard time dealing with having been suddenly brought back to life. Soon Sookie has additional problems. Sookie’s, and who once tried to lure Sookie to a painful death as part of a human-supremacist organization that opposed all supernaturals and people like Sookie who consorted with them, has been freed from prison by a mysterious group who it appears has it in for Sookie.
At their instigation, Arlene visits Merlotte’s bar and asks Sookie for her job at the bar back. Then Arlene’s body is found, and Sookie is arrested for her murder. One day, Sookie stops by Merlotte’s and runs into Sam. The two end up having sex for the first time. While both Sookie and Sam are delighted at the prospect of this relationship, Sookie tells Sam they must take it slow. She wants to be sure he’s not a rebound relationship. Later that week, Sookie, Sam, Jason and Michele go to Stomping Sally’s to dance.
Sookie is kidnapped by Johan Glassport and Steve Newlin, then thrown into the back of a van being driven by Claude Crane. While they’re driving through the countryside, she manipulates them into a fight and Claude swerves off the road into a corn field. She runs from her kidnappers into the safety of a large group of people from Stomping Sally’s, who have chased behind the van in an effort to save Sookie. Johan and Claude are shot dead, but not before Claude smashes the skull of Steve Newlin. He dies hours later, after confessing that he and Johan killed Arlene. After the ceremony, she finds her seat next to Sam, who tells her how pretty she looks.
Later that night, when he drops her off at her home, he suggests he spend the night and she declines. After Sam is gone, she admits to herself that they will probably be together by Christmas, though she won’t be destroyed if their relationship doesn’t work out. The book reached the top of the U. Bestsellers list on Thursday, May 16, 2013. Some fans were highly displeased by the novel’s ending. Charlaine Harris decided not to go on tour to promote the book.