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Because even if he was a pretty funny narrator? Dexter claims to be dagkly of human emotion, but he does harbor feelings of a sort for the people in his life, including his foster sister Deborah, his girlfriend Rita whom he supposedly dates solely to gain the appearance of a normal social lifeand Rita’s children, Astor and Cody. And in my sleep I had been riding with him, a phantom remora.

And Lindsay deserves kudos for coming up with the concept. I basically read it straight through in two chunks I had to pause in the middle for my bookclub book and it was compelling eno OK, so I will just get this out of the way: I found the authorial voice to not be “darkly humorous,” but frequently silly dextter always snidely sarcastic.

Jefff it gave away the killers identity far too easily.

Dexter Morgan seems superficially normal, but he is very psychologically damaged in his daily interactions with those around him. There simply isn’t any character development. I am ranking this my 2 favorite Oh Moon, glorious Moon Why did’nt I pick this up when it was first released is beyond me! I wanted him to be like “Fine, figure it out yourself, bitch. And it’s not just any killing, of course. It felt like it was there just because the author couldn’t think of a clever way of getting Dexter to the crime sce Firstly I have never seen the show.


I had a small reputation for it. The novel is the basis for a TV series on the cable network Showtime. Despite the fact that he can’t stand the sight of blood, he works as a blood-spatter analyst for the Miami police. Brian Moser dates Debra under the alias Rudy Cooper, proposes to her, and then kidnaps her.

So, my issue here is two-fold. Getting back onto BCFDex. This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers.

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So, Harry instructed Dexter to live life according to a rigid code. I certainly don’t talk about it, but it’s there always, this Dark Passenger. Book ratings by Goodreads. The whole plot point of the dreaming was honestly annoying. I’m a very neat monster.

Though many aspects of this book are non-scientific, it is enjoyable nonetheless. In other projects Wikiquote.

So believe me when Dqrkly say that I have never read a murder mystery of the caliber of “Darkly Dreaming Dexter”. After finishing this book I had to pop on-line right after to order the sequel. Ali samo one koji su stvarno krivi a uspeli su da izbegnu ruku pravde.

After all, I know where the show is going and what is in store for Dexter. Dexter is self-described as a sociopath who has no emotions or feelings or understanding of humanity.

He was pretty funny.

Darkly Dreaming Dexter

If I don’t darklg it this year, then I expect to next. She hides this fact. Books of the Week. The characterization of Dexter was excellent and I found myself engaged by him from the outset. Or is it an unexplained psychic bond with the lihdsay It was not his idea, just for the record.


Dexter is torn between helping Deborah and allowing the killer to continue his spree. Find all of my reviews at: And his job as a blood splatter expert for the Miami police department puts him in the perfect position to identify his Meet Dexter Morgan, a polite wolf in sheep’s clothing. I highly recommend this darkyl everyone. If anyone really doesn’t know, it’s a series on Showtime with this wonderfully creepy intro. I did find the writing to be a bit debutish, but that’s not necessarily a bad thing He’s a bit Batman-ish, in a nerdy way, the dark avenger or something silly like that.

I took pride in being the best-dressed monster in Dade County”. OK, so moving on. Flashbacks reveal that his foster father, an esteemed police detective named Harry Morganrecognized early on that Dexter was a violent sociopath with an innate need to kill, and taught him how to kill people who had gotten away with murder as a way to channel his homicidal urges in a “positive” direction.

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 has given me a broad exposure to what could arguably be called the most popular genre in Mysteries and Thrillers are often hit-or-miss for me. Dexter does the emotionless sociopath thing just a little too well here.