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Dexter is self-described as a sociopath who has no emotions or feelings or understanding of humanity.

As usual, I think I like the book at least the first one even better! It was rare for the paper to arrive before six-thirty, and on Sundays it often came after eight. In fact, the book story itself gets three stars, while the narration gets five.

Dexter 3 13 Aug 08, When Dexter was still young Harry noticed signs that he may be troubled but felt that he was a good kid nonetheless. Only seven more to go, looking forward to it.

However, in the books the killer goes largely absent from the plot, where in the TV show he shows up as Dexter’s foster sister’s boyfriend. He’s a serial killer whose one golden rule makes lihdsay immensely likeable: He only appears at the end of the novel. A few xreaming that I thought the TV show did a lot better was the whole “flirting with another kille I read this series of books because I was so taken by the Showtime series.


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This one is no different. Thus we have the four stars you see above. We’re featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book.

Cover of the edition. And in dextdr sleep I had been riding with him, a phantom remora. On reflection, I am very impressed with the television show’s producers’ ability to pick out the nuggets of greatness buried in the book and make something so wonderful out of them. Description Introducing Dexter Morgan, a serial killer to fall in love with John There are enough differences between the first season and the first book, especially in the ending, that it would probably be worth reading it from …more There are enough differences between the first season jetf the first book, especially in the ending, that it would probably be worth reading it from the beginning less.

Dexter is a complex and fascinating guy, no doubt. After everything I’ve been told it was a bit of a let down.

There is a serial killer on the loose. He was pretty funny. But all his life, Dexter has followed the rules set down by his cop foster father who knew of Dexter’s proclivitiesto indulge his passion only by slaying other serial killers.

Darkly Dreaming Dexter

Doakes no first name established in this novel is a police Sergeant in Miami Dade Linfsay Department’s Homicide Division who suspects Dexter is hiding something, but isn’t sure what. Dexter’s murders are directed by an inner voice he refers to as the “Dark Passenger”, which keeps prodding Dexter to satisfy his homicidal urges on a regular basis.


Once the TV series started I got so caught up in it, that I left behind the books and decided that one day when it was all done I would go back to them. View all 8 comments. It dextee another clear example of the disintegration of society that had so worried Harry. Dec 21, Liza H rated it really liked it Shelves: Brian no last name dreaking in this novel kidnaps Deborah, kills LaGuerta, and escapes.

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Yet was there ever a more fascinating and affable murderer? He also uses numerous alliterative phrases, typically featuring three prominent D sounds e.

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