Top 10 Vampire Romance Books

The is undeniably something fundamentally romantic about vampires. They are at the same time powerful and dangerous, yet tragic figures. Many of the best recent romantic books have been based on vampires.

There several different kinds of romantic vampire novels, each of which appeal to a different kind of reader. You will find several of the best ones in our top 10 vampire romance books list.

Vampire Academy

What makes Vampire Academy different and in my opinion better than the other teen vampire books, is that it's set in a world that is much more real and gritty. Creating this spectacular backdrop is a testament to Richelle Mead skill as a writer.

In Vampire Academy two school going vampires: Rose and Lissa must master their abilities. Only then will they be able to protect themselves from a violent clan of Strigoi vampires.

I recommend getting the box set. The books are so compelling you will end up wanting them all.

Companions of the Night

Campanions of the Night begins when Kerry, a teenage girl, goes to the laundromat, at night to look for her brother's stuffed toy. While she is there some men drag a bloodied teen into the laundromat claiming he is a vampire. Kerry doesn't believe in vampires so she helps the guy escape.

So begins their steamy romantic adventure.

Sookie Stackhouse

The popular TV series True Blood is based on this series of books. In the books the focus is more on Sookie and less on the series's supporting actors.The books introduce many different supernatural creatures and goes into far greater detail than the TV show.

Though Sookie Stackhouse has plenty of romance going on it, it depends less on sex than the TV series does.

The stories are sufficiently different for any one who has watched the series to enjoy the books.

The Vampire's Kiss

In Vampire's Kiss Savannah's twin brother and his wife were brutally murdered. Now she is being hunted by the same monster. To survive and avenge her brother's death she makes a deal with a vampire.

He will transform her and in return she will be his mate for all eternity.

The Queen of the Damned

You cannot have a list of vampire books without the master of the genre: Anne Rice. Her books where made famous by the screen adaptation of Interview with a Vampire.

In this, perhaps her finest work, the vampire Lestat discovers an Egyptian queen vampire who has been sleeping in her tomb for centuries. Lestat's passion for love, life and music awakes and restores her, from her century long slumber.

Hollywood made a movie based on this book, but they mangled it quite badly. If you saw the movie, don't be put off. The book is much, much better.

Twilight

Twilight is aimed at the young and the young at heart. The vampires though broody aren't that scary. The books are best described as an easy relaxing read. The sex in the books are also toned down for younger readers.

The book is a great easy escape for a few worry free hours.

The books also have a more light-hearted comedic edge, which went missing in the movies.

The Silver Kiss

The silver kiss is a very well written vampire novel for young adult readers.The book has all the elements: comedy, tragedy, romance and horror all in one.

Zoe is a girl with a troubled home life. She starts seeing a boy watching her periodically. When she eventually talks to him it turns out he is a vampire.

Den of Shadows

Sarah is a 17 year old whose world is black and white. Vampires are bad and witches like Sarah hunt them to save their victims. Sarah has trained all her life to hunt down vampires and kill them.

But as she finds out not all vampires are evil. She meets a brother and sister who have given up human blood and have been weakened by the lack there of. She can't bring herself to kill these vampires who aren't a threat to anybody.

Vampire Kisses

Raven is a 16 year old goth girl who always wanted to grow up to be a vampire. She is tragically misunderstood by her hippie parents.

She meets a real vampire boy named Alexander. Eventually she learns that being loved for who you are is more important than what you are.

Halfway to the Grave

Cat Crawfield has been a vampire hunter since she learned that her father was a vampire who raped her mother. Cat's mother fears her daughters paranormal powers.

Cat meets a master vampire called Bones. Bones offers her a deal. He will teach her everything he knows and in return she will kill certain vampires for him.

If you enjoyed top 10 vampire romance books you might also like to read top 10 books for teenage girls.

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Robert Levine 22 months ago from Brookline, Massachusetts

An English professor of mine in college had a theory that popular/cultural interest in vampires peaks in times of sexual repression--as was the case when Bram Stoker published Dracula in the late Victorian era. He saw vampirism as a disguise for sex: penetration, exchange of body fluids ...


KDuBarry03 4 years ago

I am not gonna lie here: I think True Blood and the Twilight movie saga are undermining adaptations of the books themselves. I have read the twilight series and I absolutely love how Stephanie Meyer twisted and controlled her own Vampires; however, I am not a huge fan of the movies.

Over all, I think you definitely gave some good reviews on these books. Well done!


hannah 4 years ago

love twilight


jessica 4 years ago

I think that every vampire book has its own view on vampires but my favourites has to be vampire diaries and the twilight saga and vampire acadamy they are the best books ever!!!!!!


chelsea 4 years ago

okay...to everyone who said something bad about twilight please go somewhere else with that,,why is twilight in your head if something didn't stick with you..if only vampire where real,,life would be worth living ummm??


Serena Gabriel 4 years ago

Good hub!

I just gave up on reading the third book in the Twilight series (Breaking Dawn) the other night. It's really awful! I was very disappointed in it. I haven't seen them movie yet, but in the case of the last two, the movies were a strong improvement over the books. Both are a little lackluster. But, I love vampire stories - even bad ones.

I think the old classics are the best - Camilla, Bram Stoker's Dracula and The Guest, Varney and others in that class.

I've picked up the Sookie series, but couldn't get past the style, as such. And, I couldn't read Anne Rice very well because it was practically illiterate. I wonder how that sort of thing gets past editors at top publishing houses???

Accolades!


Face the facts(opinions) 5 years ago

first of all lets clear this up loud and clear twilight saga sucks i hated it the best ones are vampire acadamy,the house of night,vampire kisses,vampire crush,sookie stackhouse,morganville vamps.,vampire diaries,and night world.P.S-i loved the last vampire acadamy book everyone should read it.


ench 5 years ago

try gena showater, kresley cole, sherrilyn kenyon, laura adrian, kathryn smith. Great author and cool vampire novels


Softgrl17 5 years ago

The black dagger brotherhood series by JR Ward is absolutely amazing. So far the bestbook I have ever read. I can't put the down. The 2nd book actually made me cry. LOVER ETERNAL...


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courtney8822 5 years ago from Texas

you forgot the jr ward series black dagger brotherhood...similar to sookie stackhouse series :)


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d_mckenna925 5 years ago

Awesome. I love vampires. Good vampire books are hard to come by these days because everything's so commercialized and kids are going to grow up thinking vampires sparkle in the sun. I'm glad you included Rice, she's a genius. Queen of the Damned was an awesome read.


Jessica 5 years ago

some good vampire authors that i read are Rachel Caine, Alyson Noel, Ellen Schreiber,L.J. Smith,P.C.Cast,Stephenie Meyer and Lauren Kate she doesn't write about vampires shes written a book Fallen about fallen angels and it really good got the romance and everything these are the authors i absolutely love.


sayjil 5 years ago

i read most of these, love vampire academy.but there are much better ones then this list like blood coven, the mortal devices,house of night,morganville vampires and so much more! never-the-less this was helpful.


Molly 5 years ago

I recommend that EVERYONE should definitely read The Vampire Academy series. Richelle Mead is an excellent author. The are the best books I have ever read and actually made me cry :')


Rosie  5 years ago

Hi thanx 4 making the list. I love vampires, im eager

to discova more try reading vampirates by Justin Somer gr8

story lol


njbrigantine 5 years ago

I apprecite all the comments and suggestions made...

My favorite of all time is Sookie Stackhouse

I have read some of all the series mention..Anita Blake series is awesome...I also love the Dark Hunter Series.. loved it..as far as Twilight series that is a good book for the under 21 people..but my daughter loves it and the vampire diaries...but for me I am writing down all the series that everyone has mention..and I will read them and make my own conclusion..to each their own on reading material..but thanks for all the suggestion..and Mindie I agree with your comments..


Mindie 5 years ago

Ok.... I know that everyone is intitled to their own opinion but yo dont have to slam books you may not agree with. I have read some of anita blake, all of the twilight series, all of the vampire diaries series, all of midnight breed series, all of the anne rice vampire chronicle series. For and almost G rating Twilight is good. For pretty close to an X rating anita blake and lara adrain are good. My favorite is Lara Adrian Midnight Breed Series. It has everything. Undying love, torment, action. And she offers a different view of vampires.


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Selarisa 5 years ago from Canada

My 2 cents: Anita Blake Series! I own the entire series and have read it all the way through about 4 times now. LOVE IT! I also own and have read almost every Anne Rice novel,every Kelly Armstrong novel, the twilight series (good read but childish), the entire Sookie Stackhouse series (another big fave!)and the Darren Shan series.

Thank you jGaunt for writing a hub that has generated so many wonderful comments and additions! I added the names of 5 or 6 new series to add to my growing list...now I just need to find the time to read them all...lol.


Anne-Marie 5 years ago

I love reading and always reread a good book. Out of the list, I would recommend Vampire Academy (best books ever!!!!) and the Night Huntress series, also great though often TMI when it comes to her sex life. As for Twilight, don't bother unless you're 10. The plot is somewhat boring and the characters are too perfect. I would also recommend the book Boys that Bite by Mari Mancusi and all the other books in that series.


Angel's Girl 5 years ago

I have read some of those books. They are really good!!

Try some of these:

Night World by L.J. Smith

Vampire Diaries by L.J. Smith

Morganville Vampires

My Blood Approves by Amanda Hocking

The Argeneau series by Lynsay Sands

Evermore by Alyson Noel

Sweep by Cate Tiernan (It's not vampires, but it's witches and the best withcraft series I've ever read!)


Ana 5 years ago

I like these suggestions! I am definitely going to check these books out. My all time favorite series though is the Vampire Diaries (


casey 5 years ago

I absolutely cannot believe that only 3 people mentioned Laurell K. Hamilton's Anita Blake: Vampire Hunter series! Twilight is for 10 year olds people. Real vampires don't sparkle! The Anita Blake series is about 20 books long so far and starts off slow, picking up more sexual content by around book 5 I think... A great series for mystery/crime lovers and shapeshifter and werewolf fans too. A vampire series for grown-ups for sure!


brittany 5 years ago

Jeaniene Frost's Night Huntress series should be the number one on this list! If your tired of the teen novels check it out....it blows pc cast and lots of others away! Book 1 is Halfway to the grave

book2 is One foot in the grave

book3 is At graves end

book 4 is Destined for an early grave

book 5 - comes out in feb2011

I also recommend molly harper's jane jameson novels, and the bitten and smitten series!


kaylee 5 years ago

i have to say many of these books are amazing! but one that is not listed is the vampire diaries series by lj smith, the series is great. it is also a tv show, but i personally love the books.


Sonya 5 years ago

Cassie Palmer series and Dorina Basarab series. Both by Karen Chance and both great!

I absolutely adore the Night Huntress (#10 on the list) series! I recommend all three though beware: Karen Chance has a unique writing style. You have to get used to it. Have fun!!


Amanda 5 years ago

Everyone who mentioned the black dagger brotherhood thank you!!! The best I have read lately without a doubt!!!


caroline 5 years ago

Vampire Academy is a must!

Twilight Sage - don't even bother...

House of Night is really good


Kayley 5 years ago

I think the house of night series are brilliant. Of you like stuff like twilight you might like them ;)


mel 5 years ago

ive read most of the books on the list and a bunch of other vampire books(im addicted) and i think the southern vampire mysteries series should definately be first on the list!!!


mel 5 years ago

ive read most of the books on the list and a bunch of other vampire books(im addicted) and i think the southern vampire mysteries series should definitely be first on the list!!!


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EverMoreShaz 5 years ago from Aylesford, Kent

Vampire Academy is my favourite series... Just waiting for Last Sacrifice to come through... I have read them all but Shadow Kiss is my favourite - love that Rose and Dmitri finally give in to each other - but Frostbite is sad - poor Mason :(... Love them all though... Please read my blod about Vampires XD x


Rachel 5 years ago

The Night Huntress Series and Vampire Academy are my 2 favorite series. You will love both of them...no doubt about it. i promise


Brittanie 5 years ago

You should read the (darkest powers) books... They aren't about vampires.. But it's about super naturals... They are very good! They are about a girl named Chole who see's ghost, and she gets put in a hospital because they tell her she is crazy... Then she finds out that the other kids there have some kind of power, and the escape to try to find a man who can help them, and figure out how the all ended up in the same hospital.... Just look up the books and read the details... It explains it a lot better than I do. But I read the books three times!


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Stories Inc. 5 years ago

Gee, thanks. This will make an excellent reading list for when I need to blow off some steem after finals... Love vampire fiction.


Kia 5 years ago

Seriously, the Vampire Academy books are out of this world! You get so hooked to the books - it's a little crazy. There is also so much intensity to it. I swear, you will become so addicted to the series!


hollie45454 5 years ago

another amazin novel is black dagger brotherhood by J R Ward its one of my favs and trust me i have read a lot


MandyI 5 years ago

Ahh.. one set I haven't seen yet on here is the "My Blood Approves" series by Amanda Hocking. They're not as PG as Twilight (which I have to say don't come anywhere near the enjoyment level that MBA series has brought me) but its not quite as XXX as The Black Dagger Brotherhood Series or the Anita Blake Series (both which I loved) also, the Anita Blake Vampire Hunter Series was fantastic because it wasn't ALL about vampires. The Sookie Stackhouse Series is FANTASTIC but I always get "oh you mean the True Blood series?" No.. I mean the Southern Vampire Novels on which True Blood was based, not that the mini series isn't fantastic, it is but, I want to read a book, not have someone try to tell me what happens in the mini series without having read the books in the first place. I feel as though I've read all the critically acclaimed "vampire" books and they're all the same. I need something new to capture my attention. I don't want to read anymore "teenie-bopper" books since I'm way out of that.. I don't mind some naivety but I don't want to read "while bella stared into edwards eyes and he smelled her a lot." If anyone has ANY suggestions PLEASE let me know.


Anonymous 5 years ago

I love vampire academy!!! I don't care what anyone else says but they are simply the best


vampire lover 5 years ago

twlilght is one of the best books i have read but than i read vampire kisses that was good but the one book i haven't seen up there is the chronicles of Vladimir Tod it was a litte gross but also hreatwraming and "If you think your high school are high imagine what its like for a teenage vampire" HAVE FUN READING.


Mandy 5 years ago

Vampire Diaries by LJ Smith is a great series also!!!!


RomanceReviewer 5 years ago

The books I read and liked are:

Black Dagger Brotherhood series

Immortals After Dark series

Dark-Hunter series


rakhee 5 years ago

MIDNIGHT SERIES BY ADRIAN LARA is also very good..


Selina 5 years ago

The Blood Coven Series by Mari Mancusi is not bad too.


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mekaider 5 years ago from Minnesota

yes! i love the house of night series :):) definitely agree they should be on the list!


Leonardo 5 years ago

ive read the HOUSE OF NIGHT SERIES UP TO BOOK 4 AND THERE PRETTY COOL.


Lindsey 5 years ago

i think that the House of Night series should be on this list. I'm waiting for the next book called awakend to come out on jan 4. they're really good books. everyone should read them. they'd be a better movie than that childish twilight!


Brittany 5 years ago

I have read all of those books and i have to say number 10(the night huntress series, halfway to the grave) shouldn't be number 10 it should be 1

yes i does have a lot of really detailed scenes not appropriate for younger people but hell im a younger person and i have read the books and they r amazing!

the plot and the characters are just wow

you are the best writer Jeaniene

but i wil check out the other series except the vampire academy books i didn't really get into them


mo 5 years ago

ok no house of night that should have beam the first and twilight should not be on there its crap


wendyepooh 5 years ago

Ok I have read several Vampire book series here are a list of my favorites with their ratings in no particular order:

Jeaniene Frost, The Night Huntress series Rated R

J.R Ward, The Black dagger brotherhood series Rated R

Charlaine Harris, Sookie Stackhouse series Rated R

Stephenie Meyer, Twilight Saga Rated PG-13

Richelle Mead, Vampire Academy series Rated PG-13

Lynsay Sands, The Argeneau and Rogue hunter series Rated R

Kathryn Smith, The brotherhood of blood Rated R

Christine Feehen, The dark series Rated R


Sarah Face 5 years ago

I've 'discovered' a great-unknown vampire book! Blood Hunger by A. M. Esmonde. one word wow, if you like 'Vampire Diaries', 'True Blood' and 'Twilight' Only it more centred around the female characters, there's less romance but more tensions.


bex 5 years ago

you have missed out midnight breed series by lara adrian the books are amazing! i carnt put them down i have even been sneaking them to work!!

true blood was amazing to!


Ash 5 years ago

I have just finished reading Beautiful Creatures by Kami Garcia & Margaret Stohl. It was great there is a sequel called Beautiful Darkness.


yeahjustme 5 years ago

Best books ever!!!

Anita blake series

House of Night series

Evernight series

Vampire Academy series

Southern Vampire (Sookie Stackhouse) Series

Twilight series

Vampire Kisses Series

Ok books..

Morganville Vampire books (A little boring for my taste)

On a side note: Werewolves shifters etc..

Mercy Thompson books were excellent as well as the Alpha and Omega books which is sorta a spin off of the Mercy books...


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estranged911 5 years ago from India!

I am reading the second book of Vampire Diaries now and I find it to be awesome. It is pretty much different from the TV Show.


dwjuliana 5 years ago

i've read twilight, Vampire academy, and night huntress... awesome!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


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fayehelen 5 years ago

Great hub. Already read a few but definitely will look into some of these. The Darren Shan series of books are worth a look at (Cirque Du Freak etc), don't let the rubbish film, 'The Vampires Assistant' which is based on the books put you off! Though, the books are geared to teenagers so less romantic and 'steamy' sections than some of the other books listed here!

I know (almost) everybody loves Twilight but i gave up halfway through the first book. I thought Bella was so whiney and generally annoying.


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Penn Bright 6 years ago

I enjoyed your hub... there's a couple of books i haven't read so i'll have to look them up. Currently Im reading Night World by LJ Smith.... volume 1, 3 books in 1. So far they are pretty cool... and I love your first pic.. apart from the Twilight series Vampire Academy is great, can't wait for the last book due in December.


carbo 6 years ago

ive read all of anne rice and l.j smith (night world and vampire diaries) and they are far and away better than twilight which i've also read. another good author is kelley armstrong if you like the supernatural but she writes about werewolves although its quite similar to anne rice on the sexual side of things. :P


Sami 6 years ago

If you love Richelle Mead, I totally suggest her Georgina Kincaid succubus series. It is SOOOO good!!


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Exotic_Kitten 6 years ago from From: Galva, IL /// Live in: Bogalusa, LA

Very Awesome Hub = )

But I gotta Say You Left the Vampire Diaries out and The Anita Blake Series X_X which in my opinion is totally TOP (THE ANITA BLAKE SERIES) that is

But of course opinions vary lol = )


Anne 6 years ago

i cannot believe Lynsay Sands, J.R Ward (!!!), Lara Adrian or Kerrelyn Sparks isn't in there! These are definitely better than any of those teen books or sookie!


angie86 6 years ago

i have read all the twilight books, all of the black dagger brotherhood books,and also the sookie stackhouse stories by charlaine harris, i would have to say that j.r wards black dagger brotherhood series is my favourite. i love any books about vampires or shapeshifters they are so out of the ordinary and interesting that i get lost in my book, any suggestions as to what to read next would be fab!


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PaperNotes 6 years ago

Vampire stories are indeed very interesting. I have read some of the books you have mentioned here and they are awesome. Sometimes I even wished I could be a vampire!


danie 6 years ago

god totally hooked on vampire books.

read house of night which are easy reading and totally (im not putting this book down if a bomb goes off)lol. all the books iv read are like that

night world is also fab but author keeps pushing back the last book, strange fate. but very good

twilight also. which every one says.


Michelle 6 years ago

Have just finished the house of night novels and they were fantastic. Now started the morganville vampire series and they are brilliant as well. Definitely worth a read.


Kristen 6 years ago

id have to say that the blackdagger brotherhood is one of the best series i have read in the longest time and if you liked the blackdagger brotherhood then you should also check out the midnight breed series by lara adrian also an amazing read i couldn't put either of those down. The young adult vampire books are good but if you are looking for something a little more racy and edgy then deff pick up these series you will not be disappointed


Ella 6 years ago

House of night series is awesome but i like the vampire kisses series as well


annonymous 6 years ago

house of night was really good i mean wayyy better than twilight or vampire academy seriously house of night rocks!!!!


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JustHonest 6 years ago from Seattle, WA

I read the Sookie Stackhouse series AND watch True Blood on HBO - it follows the series pretty closely thus far. I mean, there are many differences, but you can still figure what will happen next if you've read the books. I absolutely LOVE both -- Sookie is a tough cookie, with a soft center. She can handle herself physically, but has enough brains and enough heart to really get to know each of the supernatural characters and to sympathize with them as best she can. Until it's dangerous for her...

As for Twilight -- I HATED it. Not only is it's dialogue seriously lacking - not more than a monotonous "I love you more" "No I love you more" back and forth - the relationship between Edward and Bella is mentally, verbally, and eventually physically abusive. I hate the message it sends to the targeted audience of young girls. This is NOT what romance should look like.


Jessica 6 years ago

hello and i totally disagree with Rose the house of the house of night is totally awesome so read the house of night !!!!

OMG I love the housse of night series it's so pensfulike I'm waiting for Awakend and it's either coming oukt in January or March and I am going to explode !!!

love,

J3$$1(@


Rose 6 years ago

Hii!

I deff recommend the vampire academy series!!! its like the best vamp book ever and i mean better the house of night, twilight saga, vampire kisses etc. Its amazing and will make you in love with it. Please read it!!!


Lila 6 years ago

you should also inclue house of night! it rules!


6 years ago

I read a lot of vampire books myself, my favorite series are sookie stackhouse, house of night, twilight and the vampire diaries.. How come no one has mentioned the vampire diaries by L. J. Smith, that series is amazing and by the by it's very different from the tv series.

i guees my least favorite of these books are twilight, don't get me wrong they're amazing, however, I hate it when an author holds back on passion for too long, I mean why did edward and bella not sleep together before book 4? It annoyed me very much, and when they finally did it was only described shortly..

to sum up i guess i like books like the stackhouse series more because the passion is more wildly described. the books have a raw edge, that makes them more for grown ups/old teenagers than for children.

anyway if anyone knows what I mean and have read something that i haven't that fit's my taste, please tell me the name of the series..

p.s. i'm reading the house of night right now, and thinking about reading vampire academys afterward.


sweet star 6 years ago

house of night series is totally really cool! its really good if you want the mix of vampire and the romance it should so be on the list! they are definitely adictive can't wait for the next one i find it better than twilight actually


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k_luchi 6 years ago from Belle Chasse, LA

I liked this list. It was well rounded and hit each genre in vampire books quite nicely. I suggest adding the Jane Jameson series though. It starts with 'Nice Girls Don't Have Fangs', contiues with 'Nice Girls Don't Date Dead Men', and finishes with 'Nice Girls Don't Live Forever'. They're by Molly Harper. She doesn't have any in the works, and isn't signed for any but she's moved on the contemporary chick-lit romance catagorey, so I kinda doubt more will come about.

I love Companions Of The Night and read it for the first time when I was about 13. There was a few other ones that I enjoyed as well, including one with Tyger, Tyger transcribed on the first page. I prefer my vampires bad but good and enjoy more the ones that came out before the vampire craze hit publishers.


angie r 6 years ago

Also a very good series is The Black Dagger Brotherhood by fat the best series I have ever read.


yoshi 6 years ago

i have recently read the house of nights series, its real addictive.strongly recommended!


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wordpainter07 6 years ago

Great hub! Vampire novels are my favorite; whether or not they are geared towards young adults or adult romance. I have all of Anne Rice's vampire novels plus the Twilight series. I have fallen in love with the Vampire Academy novels. Richelle Mead is an excellent author and I cannot wait for her next installment. I just finished Spirit Bound.

Another interesting series are the Dark Hunter novels by Sherrilyn Kenyon. It takes a different spin on vampires but also incorporates Were creatures and Greek Gods, such as Artemis and Apollo.

One of her recent Books, Acheron, tells the story of the mysterious leader of the Dark Hunters. It finally reveals why he is the way he is; what he is and why. It delves into the darker side of human behavior and the Gods. Absolutely loved it!

I am currently reading The Chronicles of Nick and The Vampire Chronicles.

This is the genre of novel I would like to write and am currently brainstorming ideas.


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miss_jkim 6 years ago

Who knew there were so many books about vampires?

I read the Twilight series more than once and I've read all of Ann Rice's vampire books. I have my favorites in the Ann Rice Series, although, they are all good.

I very much enjoyed Stephanie Meyer's books, but have my suspicions that Stephanie is an Ann Rice fan and has read her books extensively.

I tried to read another series, something about the Carpathians, but it just didn't grab me.

Nice hub on so many choices out there.


kashmier fueston 6 years ago

i have read the vampire kisses series and i loved and i am now gonna read the silver kiss


JT 6 years ago

Black Dagger Brotherhood series by JR Ward and Den of Shadows by Amelia At-Water Rhodes are definit reads if you like vampire romance.


deeksha tyagi 6 years ago

hello i have read the twilight saga and valley of silence

they were really good , interesting and fascinating.


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USMCwifey09 6 years ago

The Blackdagger Brotherhood Series by JR Ward is also pretty good, a bit racy, but still good.


Lynda  6 years ago

Another great read is The House of Night series. I found myself to be addicted to the series.


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charlottereid 6 years ago from Lincoln/Aylesbury

I have to say that the ultimate vampire book was missed out. Dracula by Bram Stoker.


Anjellica 6 years ago

I have read many of these including: The house of night series ( liked it ) Sookie Stackhouse Series ( Loved It! ) I really Liked the Morganville Vampire Series! Of course the Twilight Saga. I have read all of the Night World Series.. They are an ok read... ( to short of stories for me though ) I loved Vampire Acadamy.. Can't wait till the 5th book!... Vampire Kisses was ok.. It wasn't my favorite.... I was thinking of starting the undead and unwed by MaryJanice Davidson...and the Anita Blake Series... if people agree that those are series worth reading... the Den of Shadows sounds good from what you all have said...and i may read that as well....


Eli 6 years ago

I've read the complete Den of Shadows series. The first two books are actually about a vampire boy named Aubrey and in the first it's first person in the viewpoint of aubrey's blood sister. The second Aubrey meets Jessica, who knows all about his whole life, and wrote it and a book. Sara is only in the third book, then it goes to a girl who doesn't have a real named and hunts vampires.


Alice 6 years ago

well i just read the silver kiss. it was good but the end was sad im still crying.


Alice 6 years ago

I love Vampires and I love the Twilight Saga (Edward mostly) so i am going to read some of these.


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Fenrisiys 6 years ago from Bulgaria

I really like vampire stories thanks!


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antonrosa 6 years ago from USA

Romance still does exist.. Thanks for sharing! I love the attraction of vampires!


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My Odyssey 6 years ago from Somerset, Kentucky

I have read the entire Vampire Academy Series. I ama huge fan of Richelle Mead. She focused on a more realistic and more dark side towards the vampire life. I loved how she made you feel connected to the characters.

A great Hub!


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moondive 6 years ago from Modena,Italy

I like some of this books. Nice hub


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healthgoji 6 years ago

I saw the movie Twilight. Liked it a lot. I recall one other vampire book I read a year or so ago; which I thought was comical. Thanks for your hub.


Heather G 6 years ago

I can't believe that you didn't metnion Laurell K Hamilton. Her Anita Blake Series is amazing. Plus she is a much better writer than the whole twilight series. I recommend her to any lovers of vampire novels.


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Tara Tufford 6 years ago from Columbus, Ohio

Very cool list! I am a huge fan of vampires in general. I absolutely adore the Vampire chronicles by Anne Rice. But I do plan on checking out some of the other novels you listed:)


Berry 6 years ago

Vampire academy is amazing!


Julz 6 years ago

Vampire Academy is a great read! Can't put it down .... very captivating


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myawn 6 years ago from Florida

Sunshine sounds likea good book I will have to read it. I like anne Rice's vampire series also.


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jGaunt 6 years ago from London Author

The Silver Kiss is only one story.


Smokey 6 years ago

Hey! The silver kiss, is it two stories in one or is it only one story about the girl zoe and the vampire boy? :)


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H.D.Cyr 6 years ago

Although this is a good list of Vampire stories, one that seems to have been overlooked is "Sunshine" by Robin McKinley. This book is very different from other vampire books I have read and is, without compare, my all-time favorite. There is a-lot of humor and some very intense sexual tension which is always a plus.


Teresa 6 years ago

I've read most of those books, I'm reading the latest book in the Vampire Academy (Blood Promise). Silver Kiss has a sad ending, so does the the 3rd book in the Vampire Academy series. The Marked or House of Night series is very emotional. The last book in the Twilight series has an inconclusive end:l . Companions of the Night is OK, but the ending is not to my liking. if you have any questions you can e-mail me :) at gpsyribbon@gmail.com I'm bored so please suggest any good books. Here is a list of series which you should read :)

Night World series by L.J. Smith

The Morganville Vampires series by Rachel Caine

The Argeneau Series by Lynsay Sands (VERY PASSIONATE XD)


Teresa 6 years ago

I've read most of those book, my reading the latest book in the Vampire Academy (Blood Promise). Silver Kiss has a sad ending, so does the the 3rd book in the Vampire Academy series. The Marked or House of Night series is very emotional. The last book in the Twilight series has an inconclusive end:l . Companions of the Night is OK, but the ending is not to my liking. if you have any questions you can e-mail me :) at gpsyribbon@gmail.com I'm bored so please suggest any good books. Here is a list of series which you should read :)

Night World series by L.J. Smith

The Morganville Vampires series by Rachel Caine

The Argeneau Series by Lynsay Sands (VERY PASSIONATE XD)


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Kristie91 6 years ago

Silver Kiss sounds good. I think I may have to read it. Thanks for pointing it out. Good hub.(:


HELEN 6 years ago

ANOTHER FANTASTIC SERIES IS THE UNDEAD AND UNWED SERIES BY MARY JANICE DAVIDSON


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nochance 6 years ago from Duluth, MN

I like the hub. I might suggest putting authors with the books so people can go look it up more easily. Also remember to capitalize book titles in your paragraphs. Overall very good. I like most of Ann Rice's stuff myself. I used to be a twilight fan but it got to be a little annoying.


Marilena 6 years ago

watch twilight saga new moon and the queen of the damned. these are the best romantic vampire movies i ve seen so far. ...


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jGaunt 6 years ago from London Author

I haven't read the house of night series. Will have to check it out.


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adamareangere 6 years ago from MA

Pretty good hub, read a lot of these. Have you checked out PC Cast and Kristen Cast's House of Night series? Also, Gena Showalter came out with a teenage paranormal, Intertwined ... of course similar to a lot of other stories out there but I love her and it's an interesting read!


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Lovehaku 6 years ago from Miami, Florida

Awesome hub! I've read a couple books by Anne Rice. I have read the Twilight saga as well. Anne Rice is better :) I think I'll go read some of these books now.

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