"Food memories are some of the strongest we've all got . . . Even vampires know that.
And in Bon Temps, we haven't found anything better yet."
- Sookie Stackhouse, from the introduction
About the Author
Gianna Sobol is an associate producer on HBO's hit series True Blood . She lives in Los Angeles.
Alan Ball is the creator, writer, and producer of the HBO original series True Blood and Six Feet Under . He lives in Los Angeles (but has deep Southern roots).
Karen Sommer Shalett is the editor-in-chief of DC magazine, and a former staff writer for New Orleans' Times-Picayune .
Marcelle Bienvenu is co-author of the bestselling New Orleans heritage cookbook, Cookin' Up a Storm .