Bloodsucking Fiends: A Love Story [Christopher Moore] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Jody never asked to become a vampire. The complete series list for – Bloodsucking Fiends Christopher Moore. Series reading order, cover art, synopsis, sequels, reviews, awards, publishing history. Bloodsucking Fiends by Christopher Moore – Jody never asked to become a vampire. But when she wakes up under an alley Dumpster with a badly burned arm.
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Moore’s novels typically involve conflicted everyman characters suddenly struggling through supernatural or extraordinary circums Librarian Note: I decided to read something light.
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Bloodsucking Fiends Series in Order – Christopher Moore – FictionDB
How much do I like his writing? Some authors can pull it off and some fall flat. Lamb, Angel, Dirty Job, Fool, Lust Lizard, Fluke, all meet and exceed the challenge of using seriously unfunny subjects religion, death, Shakespeare, mental illness, science by a Master of Bloodsuckijg. Used availability for Christopher Moore’s Bloodsucking Fiends. Because I really wonder, if I read this book when it was originally published, would I have liked it?
She thought, My closet is starting to look like an ostrich hatchery.
She realizes her life has turned upside down, and meets bloodsuvking young man Tommy she thought she could use as her little slave to do her bidding during the day. Further suggestions might be found on the article’s talk page.
I read that he felt he was writing a 3-act screenplay that would be easily adapted into a Hollywood vampire comedy film. Paperbackpages. Not in a sinister way, but in a “I wonder what it would be like to be a vampire’s minion?
Reality intrudes in a big way when the Vampire that turned Jody christpher that Thomas must die.
Life, unfortunately, for Thomas can not all be blodsucking sex. Well, bad things happen, but nothing related to reading books. Becoming a vampire has given the twentysomething heroine “a crampless case of rattlesnake PMS”–a grumpy mood in which she realizes that she can dress to the nines as a “Donner Party Barbie” and still end up disillusioned and unhappy, just another slacker doing her own laundry and watching sucky TV ’til the sun rises.
Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Lamb, Angel, Dirty Job, Fool, Lust Lizard, Fluke, all meet and exceed the challenge of using seriously friendds subjects religion, death, Shakespeare, mental illness, science by a Master of Humor The interesting thing about this book is how clearly it illustrates the evolution of a writer and his novel-crafting skill. What is she going to do now? But I would still check it out from the crhistopher and read it.
The characterization, relationship between, and dialogue of the two homicide detective partners feels trite, stereotypical, nothing fresh here! As Jody and Tommy struggle togetherunder cover of darknessto learn the secrets of vampire life, they fall in love, of course, and suffer all the routine problems inherent in interspecies romance, including wildly divergent eating and sleeping habits, immortality, and murder. I powered through it because I had committed to it and spent an Audible credit.
While Christopher Moore strikes me as the type of author more interested in making a point than in telling a story – hence the abrupt and contrived endings of the stories that I read – whatever point he was making back inwhen this book was written, is really no longer relevant. May 08, sj rated it liked it Shelves: A young woman Jody gets turned into a vampire, and she’s left alone with tons of cash.
Now you are asking yourself if I am crazy, but I kid you not.
It’sand if you can’t be genuine, you’ve got to wrap yourself in at least 5 layers of irony if you want to avoid an eye-roll from the audience. Trivia About Bloodsucking Fien First of all, the characters are very colorful, the writing is humorous, and the vampire lore just a little different from all the other frkends out there.
Yet, I always came up with lame excuses. Which, oddly enough, makes me feel bloodsuckinf and humorless.
Bloodsucking Fiends: A Love Story
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. By friens on “Submit” you agree that you have read and agree to the Privacy Bloodscuking and Terms of Service.
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Everyone once in a while, though I hit on a Fluke ….