1960s deaths of 13 women (five young, eight older), mostly with their own stockings as ligature.
HBO created a television series called True Blood based on the novels.
Sookie is the main character of The Southern Vampire Mysteries, and resides in the fictional town of Bon Temps, in rural, northern Louisiana.
In the first novel, Dead Until Dark, she describes herself as being 25 years old, with blond hair and blue eyes.
She also states: “my legs are strong and my bosom is substantial, and I have a waspy waistline”.
She is written to wear a ladies size 8-10, most of the time a 10.