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Dive into the Best VAMPIRE Books for ADULTS of All Time

A guide by Stephen Gabb

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Most new vampire books are written for the teeny bopper crowd, but traditionally vampire books were written for adults. I've included brand new books, some a few years old, and some classics that are all vampire stories for adults. From Stoker to Aleman, these vampire tales span well over a century, and all of them can easily be enjoyed by adults or the YA readers. Dig into some fang filled adventures.

Dracula (Penguin Classics) The Anti-Vampire Tale (The Anti-Vampire Tale, Book 1) Interview with the Vampire (The Vampire Chronicles) The Vampire Lestat (The Vampire Chronicles) The Queen of the Damned: A Novel (Vampire Chronicles) The Tale of the Body Thief (The Vampire Chronicles) Memnoch the Devil (The Vampire Chronicles) The Vampire Armand (The Vampire Chronicles) Book 6 Merrick (Vampire/Witches Chronicles) Blood and Gold (Vampire Chronicles) Blackwood Farm (The Vampire Chronicles, No. 8) Blood Canticle (The Vampire Chronicles) New Tales of the Vampires: includes Pandora and Vittorio the Vampire Salem's Lot Love in Vein Love In Vein II (18 More Tales of Vampiric Erotica) Lost Souls Bite Me: A Love Story Bloodsucking Fiends: A Love Story You Suck: A Love Story Sookie Stackhouse 8-copy Boxed Set (Sookie Stackhouse/True Blood) Dead Until Dark: A Sookie Stackhouse Novel Living Dead in Dallas (Sookie Stackhouse/True Blood, Book 2) Club Dead (Sookie Stackhouse/True Blood, Book 3) (TV Tie-In) Dead To The World (Sookie Stackhouse/True Blood, Book 4) Dead as a Doornail (Sookie Stackhouse/True Blood, Book 5) DEFINITELY DEAD All Together Dead (Sookie Stackhouse/True Blood, Book 7) From Dead to Worse (Sookie Stackhouse/True Blood, Book 8) Dead and Gone: A Sookie Stackhouse Novel Dead in the Family: A Sookie Stackhouse Novel Dead Reckoning (Sookie Stackhouse/True Blood, Book 11) Carmilla Moon Called (Mercy Thompson) Blood Bound (Mercy Thompson, Book 2) Iron Kissed (Mercy Thompson, Book 3) Bone Crossed (Mercy Thompson, Book 4) Silver Borne (Mercy Thompson, Book 5) River Marked (Mercy Thompson, Book 6) Mercy Thompson: Homecoming Dead Witch Walking (The Hollows, Book 1) The Good, the Bad, and the Undead (The Hollows, Book 2) Every Which Way But Dead (The Hollows, Book 3) A Fistful of Charms (The Hollows, Book 4) For a Few Demons More (The Hollows, Book 5) The Outlaw Demon Wails (The Hollows, Book 6) White Witch, Black Curse (The Hollows, Book 7) Black Magic Sanction (Rachel Morgan, Book 8) Pale Demon (The Hollows, Book 9)

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1.  Dracula (Penguin Classics)  by Bram Stoker
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2.  The Anti-Vampire Tale (The Anti-Vampire Tale, Book 1)  by Lewis Aleman
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3.  Interview with the Vampire (The Vampire Chronicles)  by Anne Rice
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4.3 out of 5 stars   (783) | 6 customer discussions
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4.  The Vampire Lestat (The Vampire Chronicles)  by Anne Rice
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5.  The Queen of the Damned: A Novel (Vampire Chronicles)  by Anne Rice
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6.  The Tale of the Body Thief (The Vampire Chronicles)  by Anne Rice
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7.  Memnoch the Devil (The Vampire Chronicles)  by Anne Rice
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8.  The Vampire Armand (The Vampire Chronicles) Book 6  by Anne Rice
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9.  Merrick (Vampire/Witches Chronicles)  by Anne Rice
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10.  Blood and Gold (Vampire Chronicles)  by Anne Rice
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11.  Blackwood Farm (The Vampire Chronicles, No. 8)  by Anne Rice
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12.  Blood Canticle (The Vampire Chronicles)  by Anne Rice
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13.  New Tales of the Vampires: includes Pandora and Vittorio the Vampire  by Anne Rice
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14.  Salem's Lot  by Stephen King
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15.  Love in Vein  by Poppy Z. Brite
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16.  Love In Vein II (18 More Tales of Vampiric Erotica)  by Poppy Z. Brite
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17.  Lost Souls  by Poppy Z. Brite
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18.  Bite Me: A Love Story  by Christopher Moore
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4.1 out of 5 stars   (181) | 2 customer discussions
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19.  Bloodsucking Fiends: A Love Story  by Christopher Moore
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4.4 out of 5 stars   (278)
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20.  You Suck: A Love Story  by Christopher Moore
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4.1 out of 5 stars   (223) | 6 customer discussions
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21.  Sookie Stackhouse 8-copy Boxed Set (Sookie Stackhouse/True Blood)  by Charlaine Harris
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22.  Dead Until Dark: A Sookie Stackhouse Novel [Kindle eBook]  by Charlaine Harris
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23.  Living Dead in Dallas (Sookie Stackhouse/True Blood, Book 2)  by Charlaine Harris
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24.  Club Dead (Sookie Stackhouse/True Blood, Book 3) (TV Tie-In)  by Charlaine Harris
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25.  Dead To The World (Sookie Stackhouse/True Blood, Book 4)  by Charlaine Harris
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26.  Dead as a Doornail (Sookie Stackhouse/True Blood, Book 5)  by Charlaine Harris
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27.  DEFINITELY DEAD  by Charlaine Harris
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28.  All Together Dead (Sookie Stackhouse/True Blood, Book 7)  by Charlaine Harris
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29.  From Dead to Worse (Sookie Stackhouse/True Blood, Book 8)  by Charlaine Harris
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4.2 out of 5 stars   (584) | 35 customer discussions
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30.  Dead and Gone: A Sookie Stackhouse Novel [Kindle eBook]  by Charlaine Harris
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3.9 out of 5 stars   (978) | 102 customer discussions
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31.  Dead in the Family: A Sookie Stackhouse Novel [Kindle eBook]  by Charlaine Harris
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32.  Dead Reckoning (Sookie Stackhouse/True Blood, Book 11)  by Charlaine Harris
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3.3 out of 5 stars   (1,195) | 43 customer discussions
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33.  Carmilla  by Sheridan Le Fanu
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4.6 out of 5 stars   (87)
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34.  Moon Called (Mercy Thompson)  by Patricia Briggs
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4.5 out of 5 stars   (829) | 7 customer discussions
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35.  Blood Bound (Mercy Thompson, Book 2)  by Patricia Briggs
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36.  Iron Kissed (Mercy Thompson, Book 3)  by Patricia Briggs
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37.  Bone Crossed (Mercy Thompson, Book 4)  by Patricia Briggs
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38.  Silver Borne (Mercy Thompson, Book 5)  by Patricia Briggs
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39.  River Marked (Mercy Thompson, Book 6)  by Patricia Briggs
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40.  Mercy Thompson: Homecoming  by Patricia Briggs
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41.  Dead Witch Walking (The Hollows, Book 1)  by Kim Harrison
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42.  The Good, the Bad, and the Undead (The Hollows, Book 2)  by Kim Harrison
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43.  Every Which Way But Dead (The Hollows, Book 3)  by Kim Harrison
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44.  A Fistful of Charms (The Hollows, Book 4)  by Kim Harrison
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45.  For a Few Demons More (The Hollows, Book 5)  by Kim Harrison
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46.  The Outlaw Demon Wails (The Hollows, Book 6)  by Kim Harrison
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47.  White Witch, Black Curse (The Hollows, Book 7) [Bargain Price]  by Kim Harrison
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48.  Black Magic Sanction (Rachel Morgan, Book 8)  by Kim Harrison
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49.  Pale Demon (The Hollows, Book 9)  by Kim Harrison
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Last updated: 12/20/10
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