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Subject: Heather Graham
Date Posted: 5/1/2009 9:47 PM ET
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Tell me your thoughts on Heather Graham. I've collected nearly all of her thrillers/paranormals without reading them. I have a habit of doing that. So I tried to read most of Hurricane Bay and just couldn't finish it. It was cliched and I figured out the "bad guy" right off the bat. Are they all like this? I'm wondering if I will like any of them.
Date Posted: 5/2/2009 7:46 AM ET
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I swore years ago I would never read her romances again. I haven't read her thrillers but I have collected all the vampire ones. Haven't gotten up the courage to read them yet. I would also like to know if they are any good or if it would be a waste of time!

Oh actually the ones I have are under the name Shannon Drake, who is the same person.



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Date Posted: 5/2/2009 12:40 PM ET
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I too have almost all of her paranormals but have never read one.... sad, right?  Hopefully someone can answer your question for us all, LOL!

Date Posted: 5/2/2009 5:44 PM ET
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So far I'm beginning to think there are more of us that have just "collected" her books as opposed to having actually read them! lol Someone??
Date Posted: 5/3/2009 2:50 PM ET
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I LOVE her suspense/mystery novels.  I find them very well-written with good, believable characters.  (The characters are IT for me - an author can get away with a lot as long as her characters are well-developed and act believably, imo.)

However, I too have yet to read any of her paranormals.  I just found my way to the land of hoof and fang via Twilight (yes, another one, though seriously NOT a fangirl) and I'm just exploring all the wonderful paranormal "stuff."  I feel as though I am several YEARS behind ... oh, wait, that's cuz I am!!

Date Posted: 5/3/2009 8:59 PM ET
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I love her older historical romances but after trying to read 3 of her paranormal ones , I gave up on them. They aren't very good.

Date Posted: 5/3/2009 9:32 PM ET
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I've read most of her suspense books and liked them well enough, and I've also read some of her ghost paranormals--not the ones written as Shannon Drake--and liked them more. My favorites were Haunted, Ghost Walk, The Dead Room and The Death Dealer.