Review: Happy Hour of the Damned by Mark Henry

Posted June 2nd, 2009 by in 2009 Read, 3.00 Wine Glasses, Reviews / 0 comments

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Review: Happy Hour of the Damned by Mark HenrySource: Physical Book Purchase

Happy Hour of the Damned by Mark Henry


Date Read: 2009

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Henry's rollicking debut novel is a wonderfully fresh, brutally hysterical paranormal romp that is filled with bloodsuckers, horny--and horned--devils, werewolves, celebrities, and PR-obsessed shape shifters.

Seattle. One minute you're drinking a vanilla breve, the next, some creepy old dude is breathing on you, turning you into a zombie. And that's just for starters. Now, the recently deceased Amanda Feral is trying to make her way through Seattle's undead scene with style (mortuary-grade makeup, six-inch stilettos, Balenciaga handbag on sale) while satisfying her craving for human flesh (Don't judge. And no, not like chicken.) and decent vodkatinis.Making her way through a dangerous world of cloud-doped bloodsuckers, reapers, horny and horned devils, werewolves, celebrities, and PR-obsessed shapeshifters - not to mention an extremely hot bartender named Ricardo - isn't easy. And the minute one of Amanda's undead friends disappears after texting the word, "help" (The undead - so dramatic!) she knows the afterlife is about to get really ugly.Something sinister is at hand. Someone or something is hell bent on turning Seattle's undead underworld into a place of true terror. And this time, Amanda may meet a fate a lot worse than death...

More Information:
Publisher: Kensington Publishing Corp.
Series: Amanda Feral #1


My-Thoughts

Happy Hour of the Damned by Mark Henry: I read this book and it has had me in stitches. I would say it is Sex and the City of the dead except a little grosser (yep zombies eat people) and more leaning toward Samantha type talk but it is fantastically funny so far!!

It skips around a bit much but the story gets told!!!

FTC Disclosure

Story Rating
3 / 5
Character Rating
3 / 5
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