I see this term thrown around a lot, but I'm never really sure what a Mary Sue really is.
Sometimes I think it means a pretty heroine everybody is in love with. Is that it?
I know it's bad for a heroine to be a Mary Sue, and I've seen it applied to Sookie Stackhouse. Is she a Mary Sue? What is a Mary Sue, and why are Mary Sue's bad?
Tomorrow: more fawning and gushing over Magic Bites, the book that just gets better and better.