What are the Dexter books about?

What is the book Dexter is based on?

Darkly Dreaming Dexter is a 2004 novel by Jeff Lindsay, the first in his crime horror series about forensic analyst/serial killer Dexter Morgan. It formed the basis of the Showtime television series Dexter and won the 2005 Dilys Award and the 2007 Book to TV award.

What did Dexter look like in the books?

His appearance is very similar: he is a very well-built black man, who is physically imposing with an innate gift for his job. The main difference is that while the character dies in the show, he has his legs, arms, and tongue removed in the book. This means that he looks pretty different upon his final appearance.

Is Dexter based on a comic?

FormatLimited series
Publication dateJune – November 2013
No. of issues5

What happened to Astor and Cody in the books?

Feeling that he couldn’t properly raise Astor, Cody, and the infant Harrison after Rita’s death (while also being suspected of killing her), Astor and Cody were sent to live with their father Paul’s parents in Orlando, Florida, with Astor only making a few brief appearances during the remainder of the series.


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