: Grave Surprise (Harper Connelly Mysteries, Book 2) ( ): Charlaine Harris: Books. Psychic sleuth Harper Connelly travels to Memphis and ends up involved in a case of murder times three in this mystery from #1 New York Times bestselling. Rating: Teen + Cover: Ilias Kyriazis Writer: Charlaine Harris, Royal McGraw Art: Ilias Kyriazis Publication Date: December Format: Hardcover Page Count.

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Not stupid – move on, please! They don’t want to be rich or famous, they just want a quiet, peaceful life.

Grave Surprise

And what the heck kind of a name is Tolliver? She was my first “contemporary” urban fantasy author, and while Surprisd haven’t had the pleasure of reading all of her works, I’m pretty confident in saying that I’ll be just as amazed by her worldbuilding and her writing style as I was when reading the Southern Vampire Mysteries series.

This starts a whole mystery as to how did Tabitha die and who is responsible. The panels weren’t too crowded with drawings, and there were just enough characters to keep the chadlaine going and to not confuse me. The case is solved, but not without much drama, which I will not spoil here.

Harper and her step brother Tolliver still have this weird, co-dependent relationship with each other. In the vein of a more traditional murder mystery events kick off when Harper finds the body of a young girl who has been missing for some time.


Is it wrong to make money off her talent? When the grave is opened, Harper’s claim is proven true.

Grave Surprise by Charlaine Harris

But first, I’m going to move onto another Harris creation: She lives on a cliff overlooking the Brazos River. The art for the story was not too bad. Then he starts believing.

Harper Connelly gained strange powers when she was struck by lightning. Copy surprie by Netgalley in exchange for an unbiased review. Charlaine lives in Texas now, and all of her children and grandchildren are within easy driving distance.

Open Preview See a Problem? The biggest drawback was background of the heroine.

Charlaine Harris – Grave Surprise

Why do I have a feeling that NBC will ruin that book series for me? Thanks to Netgalley for making this available to read but I’ll admit it, I made a big mistake in downloading this one. The graphic novel follows Harper and her step-brother Tolliver as they are involved in a mystery. Harper Connelly felt like an edgier, darker, stronger, less whiny and more mysterious version of Sookie Stackhouse. I havent read the written version of this novel, but having read the Surpirse Stackhouse series I knew this would be good.

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Harris wrapped everything up that needed to be said in about two pages or so, which was very rushed and also just bad writing. How the two bodies ended up together would be perplexing enough But just in case anyone has a really bad squick and needs to check that it’s not going that way, the spoiler is sueprise spoiler [that Harper Yeah, I can’t help it, I like Charlaine Harris’ books.


The police are called and eventually it is confirmed that this is the body of a young missing girl. I was sort of expecting it to go this way. As her manager, her brother Tolliver travels the country with Harper keeping her appointments and assists her physically when needed. This Side of the Grave. First Drop of Crimson.

Charlaine Harris – Grave Surprise

When I was fifteen, I was struck by lightning. Just enough romantic tension to make it interesting. Want to Read saving…. I was surprised that I liked all in the series – 4 stars. As a graphic novel, it’s interesting and the artwork is great.

Another great book in the Harper Connelly series. The premise of Harper having received her “gift” via a lightning strike incident is very creative. If she wanted to go toward Harper falling in love with her stepbrother, she sur;rise have had them calling each other “brother” and “sister” over the last two books. An Ice Cold Grave. I will be sad when this series ends.

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