Darkly Dreaming Dexter

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Vintage Crime/Black Lizard, Aug 25, 2009 - Fiction - 351 pages
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Meet Dexter Morgan, a polite wolf in sheep’s clothing. He’s handsome and charming, but something in his past has made him abide by a different set of rules. He’s a serial killer whose one golden rule makes him immensely likeable: he only kills bad people. And his job as a blood splatter expert for the Miami police department puts him in the perfect position to identify his victims. But when a series of brutal murders bearing a striking similarity to his own style start turning up, Dexter is caught between being flattered and being frightened–of himself or some other fiend.

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Review: Darkly Dreaming Dexter (Dexter #1)

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The book is masterfully narrated - Dexter's point of view is memorably ironic and containing plenty of dark humour. However, the story is somewhat... Bland. The plot is interesting enough, but Dexter ... Read full review

Review: Darkly Dreaming Dexter (Dexter #1)

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This book scared me. I often wondered while reading, how the author could come out with such vivid thoughts for Dexter. It is definitely not a favorite of mine, and I will read no other books in the series. Read full review

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About the author (2009)

Jeff Lindsay lives in South Florida with his wife and three daughters. Dearly Devoted Dexter, the second novel featuring Dexter Morgan, will be published in July 2005.

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