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And when I left work this night, I knew this was it. I sill enjoyed reading Darkly Dreaming Dexter even though I knew what was gong to happen.

Bokrecension: Darkly Dreaming Dexter av Jeff Lindsay

He had to see. In his spare time, Dexter is a serial killer who kills murderers, rapists, and other undesirables he believes that the legal system has failed to stop.

To view it, click here. Seven straight lines pointing straight across the room. At first, I loved it. This one is complete enough on its own to be standalone, but it does leave some interesting questions that I’m curious about.

Because I have watched most of the first season of Dexter on dvd. I love books narrated by their authors.

Dextre can’t say that this is a novel I wholeheartedly recommend. This has given me a broad exposure to what could arguably be called the most popular genre in the US.

I read this series of books because I was so taken by the Showtime series. That alone is such a poor writing trick that it lowered this rating from four stars to three.

Book Review – Darkly Dreaming Dexter by Jeff Lindsay

He is antagonistic towards Dexter. Because even if he was a pretty funny narrator?


James’ The Lighthouse because I was so bored – the problem with your typical crime book is the lack of characterisation. He turned toward the house but stopped as drexming saw again the dark dirt mounds of the garden. The panic was trying to claw out of his eyes, down his face, into his mouth to speak, but– bt The answer feels a bit contrived, but will surprise most readers, and it’s a minor flaw in a gripping, deliciously offbeat novel that announces the arrival of a notable new talent.

Father Donovan tried to scream. Loved that in print he is one hundred times more creepy and detached than he is on the show. And it gave away the killers identity far too easily. I have had the good fortune of being recommended a lot of writings from the creme de la creme of this genre by my father, so grew up ingesting PD James, John le Carre, and Dennis Lehane with the pulp sci-fi that was my fare of choice.

At least at the end they are. I don’t watch TV often, so I haven’t seen the show, though I’ve heard of it.

Darkly Dreaming Dexter

The deus ex machina leads Dexter to where he needs to go, things happen in a hurry, book ends with an epilogue — half of which is written to be super-vague so as to build suspense about which characters lived or died. In the end, I’d say this is a pretty good story, and it’s told with such an interesting protagonist that I enjoyed myself quite a bit more than I jsff have if he’d just been your run of the mill regular character. Not just for me. I gave Darkly Dreaming Dexter 4 stars.


He also uses numerous alliterative phrases, typically featuring three prominent D sounds e. View all 8 comments. In fact, the only instance I can recall thinking that the movie and book complement each other is A Clockwork Orange.

He’d rather play, and since the killer has been sending him messages through the way the dead bodies are displayed, he’s drawn into a fascinating game with deadly consequences. This book is really an introduction to Dexter, his life, and his ways. His bladder had let loose and there was adrkly on his chin.

Mimicry is such a useful tool and Dexter is quite adept at it. As Father Donovan passed it, the side door slid open. This review jef brought to you by the letter D. Dexter is a complex and fascinating guy, no doubt.

He could not look, not now, not like this. Dexter Is Dead Dexter Morgan—blood-spatter analyst. And as bizarre as the idea was, I believe the costume was aimed at me. And that three weeks I had spent fighting the pressure, the growing Need, rising in me like a great wave that roars up and over the beach and does not recede, only swells more with every tick of the bright night’s clock.