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Rock 'n' Roll is Undead (Veronica Mason, Book 1) by Rose Pressey

Tuesday, July 26, 2011
Veronica Mason;lead singer of the rockabilly band The Voodoo Zombies;discovers her vampire bass player staked through the heart. A vision of the murder flashes in Veronica's mind and she wonders if she's going bonkers. Up until now her supernatural skills consisted of a few botched love spells.

Using her sexy voice and pin-up style has paid off, she's about to land a record deal. But suspicion soon turns to her when another vampire turns up as nothing more than a pile of ashes a vacuum would have a hard time sucking up. Veronica has to hone her paranormal powers or lose her deal and possibly her life.

When an utterly delicious mystery man steps in as the new bass player, Veronica can't figure out if he's there to help or cause more problems. What she does know is she can't resist his good looks and sex appeal. She wonders if they make rockin; music together. But helping the undead could stop her from finding out and leave Veronica dead;permanently.

Good Reads Summary

Veronica is a witch with attitude. She loves to sing and she and her band perform at a vampire bar at the start of the novel. When a fight breaks out, she runs outside to escape. There, she finds her newest bass player, a vampire, staked and turned into ashes. She knows she has a mystery on her hands. Because of the first player's unfortunate demise, she tracks down another bass player-one who is dreamy and handsome. The reader will enjoy reading the dialogue, humorous at times while serious in others, of the main and secondary characters. The characters from this author always feel so alive. The plot is nothing particularly special, but it works perfectly with the main character. The handsome love interest adds that special something. This book is recommended for young adults/adults who enjoy romance with some intrigue. 

4 Stars