Five Excellent Teen Books Featuring VampiresComments Off
One of the most classic teen book series featuring vampires is Buffy the Vampire Slayer. Beginning in 1998, the storyline of the novels circulate around a gifted young woman who has been chosen and empowered to battle the forces of darkness, including demons as well as vampires.
A more modern version of vampires as portrayed in The Twilight Saga has become quite popular with teenagers and young adults. The collection consists of four books and rotates around the romances of the high school student Bella. Jacob, a shapeshifting wolf, and Edward, a vampire, both compete for the affection of this compelling human.
Another teen book series featuring vampires that has captured the world’s attention and even secured a television series is The Vampires Diaries, authored by L.J. Smith. Two vampire brothers, Damon and Stefan Salvatore, fall in love with the human Elena from the town of Mystic Falls.
Two additional excellent book series that involve vampires are House of Night and Vampire Academy. Vampire Academy tells the tale of a teenage female dhampir, which is the term for the offspring of a vampire and a human. The six books chronicle her encounters at St. Vladimir’s Academy. House of Night contains a similar plotline, where young teen Zoey Redbird is sent to the House of Night boarding school in Oklahoma. This particular series has been showcased on the New York Times Best Seller list on a frequent basis. Want to know more? Go ahead: ‘Vampire Academy’ Adds ‘Blue Bloods’ Sami Gayle, ‘Shameless’ Cameron Monaghan & More To Cast