Books Dead and Gone by Charlaine Harris Paperback, 307 pages, Penguin Group USA, List Price: $15 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleDead and GoneAuthorCharlaine Harris Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon Independent Booksellers Book Summary The ninth installment in the series that inspired the HBO series True Blood offers another exciting undead adventure, in which the race of shape-shifters decides to go public much like the vampires before them. Reissue. A #1 best-seller. TV tie-in. Genres: Science Fiction & Fantasy Mysteries, Thrillers & Crime Fiction Also by Charlaine Harris Deadlocked Dead Ever After Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about Dead and Gone New In Paperback Puppy Love, A Death 'In The Woods', Fractured Memories, And More September 7, 2011 National Book Award finalist Nicole Krauss returns, along with supernatural romance writer Charlaine Harris, British pop novelist Allison Pearson and melodramatist Scott Spencer, while NPR host Michele Norris shares a story of parental sacrifice and the search for a better America.