Preston Pardloe is a sky fairy that can shapeshift and change his form. He appears in the Sookie Stackhouse short story Gift Wrap.
He was found in Sookie's woods beaten and bloody, without a stitch of clothing, on Christmas Eve. This story takes place in Dead and Gone when Eric can't visit Sookie at the beginning of the book. He has tawny eyes and dark chocolate colored hair that goes to his shoulders. He only spends one night with her and thought by Sookie to just be a werewolf. He was sent by Niall, to keep Sookie company during Christmas Eve.