Oct 21, 2018 hope this video is helpful for anyone looking for a vampire book. Do you prefer urban fantasy vampire stories, or ones with. Discover the best vampire romances in best sellers. Together, tony and the little vampire indulge in a series of adventures. I suppose it all depends on what you consider to be science fiction or fantasy. The 50 best fantasy books of the 21st century so far paste. Top 10 best vampire books ever scifinow the worlds best.
But long before the twilight books, vampires were getting serious treatment from talented authors. The little vampire is one of the most brilliant vampire books for teens. Are you hungry for books with a horror bite, or those that poke a little fun at the genres tropes. Paranormal fantasy other, fantasy fiction, books barnes. A weekend at the lake house ends with a woman kidnapped by vampires in robin mckinleys sunshine appx. Many of the authors are known for work outside the fantasy genres. It follows the story of tony, a 9yearold horror story maniac. Are you hungry for books with a horror bite, or those that poke a little. Fevre dream takes a unique perspective by creating a gritty, welldeveloped protagonist who is a foil to the main vampire character rather than a love interest, and despite being a mere mortal, finds strength and power in himself without.
King weaves a story that draws from fantasy, science fiction, horror, and good old american westerns. Kuang, you will find a military fantasy with an orphan girl at the center of it all. Jul 16, 2019 in suzy mckee charnass fantasy novel, vampire fans get to enjoy an original take on the supernatural creature. Science fiction was my mainstay but i always loved to go back from time to time and read vampire novels. In an indeterminate time in the future, human beings have settled on the planet erna. Id love to read a wellwritten book thats the equivalent of shows like the vampire diaries, true blood, or bitten tv recommendations are welcome too, even foreign shows. If there are any fantasy books you think should be on the list, share them in the comments below. Apr 22, 2020 the little vampire is one of the most brilliant vampire books for teens. May 05, 2020 the hunger games is one of the many popular teen fantasy books made into a motion picture. It is well suited for those who enjoy beautiful writing, a fantastical plot and atmosphere, a good tale and a good subtle moral under story. Private investigators, origin stories, and brewing wars. Glad i did your top ten favorite vampire series and all but three were on my book listsglad to find kathy love, jeaniene frost and jill myles books as i am going on a cruise yes, i will make time for reading and need to stock up on my nook. Here are 28 great vampire books for adults of every flavor to satisfy your thirst for bloodsuckers. Fantasy is such an established genre, and one of the most popular on goodreads, so older books have a distinct advantage over newer books.
Top 10 best vampire books ever scifinow the worlds. Below, weve curated a list of 19 great books from across the broad spectrum of vampire literature that are guaranteed not toahemsuck. He can hardly believe his luck when rudolf, a little vampire lands on his windowsill one night. Vengeance of the south could be a drama, but it could just as well be an adventure, a fantasy or scifi story. I used to love reading anne rice novels, rich with history and dark brooding characters. Rowling to sabaa tahir, we list the best fantasy books of the 21st century. They are a bit unusual in wh novel context, since warhammer licensed novels tend to be mostly about fairly inconsequential, downlow, dark fantasy stories that dont affect the setting status quo, but the legends books nagash, sigmar, sundering were written to cast light on major lore events. Emilys coping with the fact that jaggers a vampire, and especially with how jagger is so longing to bite her, since hes finally found the girl hes willing to spend eternity with. Another good supernaturalfantasy writer is eric wilson. This is a list of fantasy authors, authors known for writing works of fantasy, fantasy literature, or related genres of magic realism, horror fiction, science fantasy. Roleplay gaming and fantasy novels have gone handinhand for most of their existence, but its a. The hunger games is one of the many popular teen fantasy books made into a motion picture. If your definition is a little broader and would include a late 19th century setting. My top ten favorite vampire series maryses book blog.
Tolkiens middleearth or homers ancient greece, the best fantasy books can take readers on journeys to. I read a cool short story about a vampire and now i want more bloodsucking in my life. We now have vampire fantasy stories in many of our movies, literature and television shows. Oct 16, 2015 7 vampire novels that go way above and beyond twilight. In that hot charts, youll find more werewolf books than vampire. Find the top 100 most popular items in amazon books best sellers. If you like your vampires with a delicious side of science fiction and fantasy, black sun rising is the book for you. Below, find vampire book series like sookie stackhouse and anita blake as well as fantasy vampire books like twilight, including twilight read alikes.
May 09, 2020 so if you love good fantasy books about magic and wizardry, the harry potter series is one of the best fantasy series of alltime. Fans of tv series like buffy, the vampire slayer and true blood will eat this one up. The forgotten gemstone a xiinisi trilogy book 1 by kit daven. However, in this series, we not only get to experience a romantic love, but we also find out about true friendship and loyalty. May 09, 2015 as with any vampire novel, sunshine is not for everyone. Fantasy these book titles have a lot of fantasy related elements, like fantasy creatures and. To maintain eternal life they must pierce the neck and suck the blood. For seventeen year old ailith, grief and pain are the only constants in her life, other than the two girls shes sworn to protect. I was going through updating my book lists and stumbled across your website. Oct 26, 2014 if there are any fantasy books you think should be on the list, share them in the comments below. As with any vampire novel, sunshine is not for everyone. Twilight by stephenie meyer, new moon by stephenie meyer, eclipse by stephenie meyer, breaking dawn by stephenie meyer. The book s main character, edward, may be a vampire, but hes different from most and hoping to make peace with the life he must lead among humans. His books are dark to mortal eyes, expiration date, the best of evil, a shred of truth, and to be coming soon sometime is his vampire series, the jerusalem undead trilogy.
What are some good books to read that are fantasy, like. Good fantasy vampire titles science fiction and fantasy. The best fantasy books were recommended by readers from reddit, goodreads and amazon as the. I only included one book per series usually the first book because i know my fantasy readers and i know how hard it is for us to read out of order, and i picked only. So, i decided to put some of the best written and my fav vampire books iv. I really like the idea of books like twilight, but i think that the execution is just awful. When i found charlaine harris sookie stackhouse book. The best fantasy books were recommended by readers from reddit, goodreads and amazon as the best fantasy books ever written.
Assuming that by fantasy you mean highsecondary world fantasy, id second the recommendation for dhampir although i didnt find the book itself to be much better than average, it does involve vampires in a high fantasy setting and throw in black sun rising, as the hunter is a vampire in all but name. Best paranormal romance series, best adult urban fantasy, fantasy and paranormal romance, best adult vampire books, best unknown but. Ule is shunned by her kind, the xiinisi, a transdimensional race of worldbuilders. Apr 23, 2018 need some fantasy book recommendations. Do you prefer urban fantasy vampire stories, or ones with a scientific angle.
Nov 19, 2018 fantasy is such an established genre, and one of the most popular on goodreads, so older books have a distinct advantage over newer books. Today we also added acclaimed fantasy writer george r. In this posttwilight world, it can be hard to sift through the sheer variety of vampire books out there to find ones that satisfy your specific tastes. The first trilogy is a wonderful example of young adult fantasy, and lackey has relentlessly explored the world of valdemar since that first book in 1987. In most tales, the vampire is a complex character who falls in love with a mortal, and cant help but complicate their daytoday life.
Twilight by stephenie meyer, new moon by stephenie meyer, eclipse by stephenie meyer, breaking dawn by stephenie. Here are my top 10 favourite fantasy books as of 2018. So if you love good fantasy books about magic and wizardry, the harry potter series is one of the best fantasy series of alltime. Do you know any good vampire books and good fantasy series. Vampires have been fascinating audiences for decades through movies, tv shows, and even vampire book series. I knew that these were not good books, nor were they good for me. Hopefully, this post will show you the exciting depth and rippling complexity of vampires in fiction. The vampire is probably most appealing because the vampire isnt hugely enviable, so its not a whish fulfillment fantasy. The hunger games series ranked as the second best teen fantasy novel for teenagers after harry potter. This 1870s classic is one of the original vampire novels. Blog posted on thursday, jan 24 20 addictive urban fantasy books urban fantasy is no doubt one of the most fascinating genres in modern literature.
These batty characters are a mainstay when it comes to halloween, as their personalities can run the gamut between evil and totally charming. Ive read dresden files already, and thats not really what im looking for because in those books with the exception of house raith all the vampire characters dont really get very fleshed out since theyre too busy getting killed. I promise to mention classics like stokers dracula and even pull out a few steamy and popular vampire romance books. Glad i did your top ten favorite vampire series and all but three were on my book listsglad to find kathy love, jeaniene frost and jill myles books as i am going on a cruise yes, i will. For those who may not know what it is, you can head to this post for a great guide on what is urban fantasy but, in a nutshell, i t consists of fantasy plots that play out in modern settings, for a great mix of enchanting and accessible. Bloody good vampire books that will quench your thirst. What are some good books to read that are fantasy, like the. Whether vampires are in vogue or not, vampire novels are always lurking around and finding readers to suck in.
Books similar to twilight, new moon, and eclipse are preferable but ill read just about anything if it sounds somewhat interesting. To their horror, however, they find that the planet is inhabited by the fae. As featured in 6 books with incredible endings i am legend is arguably the greatest short horror novel ever. The warhammer legends books are apparently quite enjoyable. Vampire fiction has been in existence for a while now, with the 1897 novel dracula being the most famous vampire legend that ushered the vampire genre to the modern world. Best adult urban fantasy, fantasy and paranormal romance. These days, paranormal romance style vampire fiction angsty. Most of the titles do have darker words and thus a darker feel to them, but some could work just as well as a title for any other genre. Hope this video is helpful for anyone looking for a vampire book. Grey, jemma1011, trinidad, jemma, grey, book, my, vampire, love, series. This is a dynamic list and may never be able to satisfy particular standards for completeness. For those who may not know what it is, you can head to this post for a great guide on what is urban fantasy but, in a nutshell, i t consists of fantasy plots that play out in modern settings, for a great mix of enchanting and. After young abraham lincoln discovers his mother was killed by a vampire, he pledges to dedicate his mind and body to the study of vampires, so that he can pursue vengeance. Vampire books often deal with the pleasures of reading and research and.854 19 1417 613 179 687 3 278 1417 1450 442 1361 990 1192 1431 1419 1119 156 1258 1206 860 629 1422 361 1493 1333 335 689 1277 142 1308 806 3 804 285 1224 1366 418 1243 1390 133 1069 734 137 924