Hi, vampire lovers! This is your ultimate guide to the best vampire books for tweens.
These easy-to-read tales are perfect for young vampire enthusiasts who are just starting out on their journey of bloodlust.
Don’t be afraid, you’ll find plenty of fun and interesting reads in this article that will keep you entertained until sunrise.
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Twilight by Stephenie Meyer
A love story that is thrilling and terrifying. A passionate romance that is pure magic.
The #1 bestselling phenomenon from Stephenie Meyer, author of the dazzlingly vivid “New York Times” bestseller “The Host,” comes a captivating novel about a teenage girl who risks everything for the one she loves.
Bella Swan moves to the gloomy town of Forks, Washington to live with her father and attend a wet, dreary high school where her only friends are two sisters — beautiful, free-spirited Jessica and bubbly Angela.
But when Bella meets Edward Cullen, a dazzlingly handsome boy with a dark side and a secret passion for danger, she discovers an intense relationship that turns her whole world upside down…and threatens her life.
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A Shade of Vampire is one of the best young adult vampire books with a touch of romance. It’s the first book in the series, and it’s currently free on Amazon!
Vampires are real. And they live among us without our knowledge.
They have their own set of rules and live by them. But what happens when one falls for a human?
What happens when he wants to break all the rules?
Will he lose his immortality or will she be able to handle it?
Find out in this exciting new vampire series that has already been compared to Twilight and True Blood.
The Vampire Academy series is about a girl named Rose who has been chosen to attend an elite boarding school for vampires.
She soon discovers that the school is not what it seems, and she must fight to protect herself and the people she loves.
The first book in this series is called “Vampire Academy.” It’s followed by “Frostbite,” “Shadow Kiss,” and “Blood Promise.”
All of these books are available on Amazon.
Court of Vampires tells the story of vampire protagonist Donna Underwood who has just become a vampire herself.
She must now learn to live among her kind if she is ever going to come into terms with what happened on the night that changed her life forever.
What makes it unique? This vampire book contains plenty of action and intrigue as our heroine struggles against the vampires in power at Court!
You’ll find yourself rooting for this vampire character all through Linski’s brilliant tale which will leave you hungry (no pun intended!) for more by this talented author!
“Blood Moon” is a book about the life of a young girl named, “Kelsey.” Kelsey was born in the year of 1980.
She has lived her whole life in the small town of, “Mountain View,” located in California.
Kelsey’s father died when she was just six months old due to an accident at his job. Her mother had to work two jobs just to support them both.
One day when Kelsey was fourteen years old, she met a boy named, “Justin.” Justin and Kelsey became best friends almost instantly.
They were inseparable; they did everything together.
Justin would even come over after school and hang out with Kelsey until her mom came home from work around eight o’clock.
Everyone knows that Dracula is the vampire king, but what about his beautiful daughter?
A funny, spooky story about princess Dracula who loves to eat people.
She lives in Transylvania with her parents and little brother, Vlad.
One day she is visited by an old witch who tells her that one day she will turn into a vampire bat.
The next day the witch comes back and asks Princess Dracula if she would like to be turned into a vampire bat now or later.
She decides to be turned into a vampire bat later so the old witch leaves again.
But when Princess Dracula goes out for lunch she forgets all about what the old witch said and eats lots of children’s fingers instead!
You’ll love this tale if you’re looking for an easy-to-read vampire novel filled with humor and heartbreak – just like your average vampire high school drama!
You think it’s safe to walk alone at night. You’re wrong!
Monsters are real, and they want you just as much as your mother does- if not more so because monsters thrive in chaos while people try their best to hold out against them.
But when faced with such an enemy there is only one way for humans who can’t face extinction: Become a vampire themselves!
My name is Arianna Spero – daughter of the devil himself (a lapse), currently fighting tooth and nail against losing her humanity so she might live another day…
Until tonight changed everything forever by knocking on our doorstep begging us to enter into his deal without hesitation or remorse.
Author Karpov Kinrade says this about his tale: “I wrote Vampire Girl because I was looking for a YA novel where girls could be tough but vulnerable too.”
Vampire Girl book is Amazon’s top 100 bestseller.
Ash is a vampire book that tells the story of vampire protagonist Charlotte who has just been turned into one by her beloved.
It’s an action-packed tale with plenty of plot twists, so you’ll never get bored as our vampire character fights for survival in this brilliant vampire series!
What makes it unique? This vampire novel is part of a six-book YA fantasy series called The Vampire Huntress Legend Series by Frost Stone which contains vampires, werewolves, and angels among other supernatural beings!
Eve says that she was inspired to write this vampire book because there weren’t any paranormal tales out at the time that had “strong girls” in them.
If you’re a vampire fan looking for a vampire book that stands out from the rest, then The Vampire Gift series is perfect for you!
This vampire novel tells the story of vampire protagonist Vanessa who has been turned into one against her will.
She struggles to come to terms with what happened as she tries everything in her power to fight those seeking revenge on her family’s coven – or risk losing herself forever!
What makes it unique? These vampire books are part of a six-book YA fantasy series where vampires and humans live among each other under protection by wardens called Sentinels.
Taste is a vampire book that tells the story of vampire protagonist Jake who has been turned into one against his will.
What he doesn’t know, however, is there are forces at work trying to turn him evil!
But when vampire hunter Braden offers help in exchange for joining his coven, it’s a deal that our vampire character just can’t refuse – especially if it means protecting those closest to him from being harmed.
What makes it unique? This vampire novel takes place during Prohibition where vampires have come out of hiding and declared war on human beings over blood rights!
So expect plenty of action as this tale unfolds with secrets abound along the way!
If vampire books are your thing, then Metallic Red is a vampire book you’ll love!
It tells the story of vampire protagonist Shiloh who has been turned into one against her will.
As she struggles to come to terms with what happened and learning how to survive as a vampire, Shiloh meets another vampire named Roman who offers help in exchange for becoming his mate – but can she trust him?
What makes it unique? This vampire novel explores social themes such as racism that go hand-in-hand with our main character trying to find out where exactly she fits in this world now that everything about her life has changed forever.
This vampire book tells the story of vampire protagonist Simon who has been turned into one against his will.
To make matters worse, he must pretend to be human and attend a boarding school away from everyone else that is like him – all while dealing with complicated relationships at home!
What makes this vampire novel stand out though?
It’s part of the Fangirl series by author Rainbow Rowell where we get to see how our vampire character deals with being separated from her twin sister for so long.
What makes it unique? This vampire novel explores themes such as family dynamics and coming together in hard times when things seem bleak around us.
Our vampire protagonist wakes up in a vampire hospital with no recollection of what happened to him or why he was left for dead.
Vampires are supposed to be evil, so who would risk their life just to save one – especially if that vampire is the son of the vampire king?
What makes it unique? This vampire book has plenty of action and suspense as our character tries his best not only to survive but also to uncover some dark secrets along the way!
This vampire book tells the story of vampire protagonist Stefan who has been turned into one against his will.
However, that doesn’t stop him from making friends and even finding love right?
What makes this vampire novel stand out though is how it’s part of author L.J.’s popular The Vampire Diaries series where we get to see our vampire character try his best to adjust to a new way of life while still doing everything in his power not only protect those he loves but also unraveling some dark secrets along the way!
What makes it unique? This vampire novel explores themes such as friendship, family dynamics, coming together in hard times when things seem bleak around us – just with plenty of action added on top for good measure!
This vampire book tells the story of vampire protagonist Schuyler who has been turned into one against her will.
The only upside? She’s now part of a powerful, wealthy vampire family that inducts new members during an elaborate ceremony every year at their prestigious private school in New York City!
What makes this vampire novel stand out though is how it’s part of author Melissa de la Cruz’s popular Blue Blood series where we get to see our vampire character try her best to adjust while also unraveling some dark secrets along the way!
What makes it unique? This vampire book explores themes such as social dynamics among different groups and coming together when times are tough around us – just with plenty of action added on top for good measure!
This vampire book tells the story of vampire protagonist Zoey who gets turned into a vampire against her will.
Not only that, but she must also go to a special school in Oklahoma where other vampires learn how to survive and control their blood lust while still attending regular high school classes!
What makes this vampire novel stand out though is how it’s part of author P.C.’s popular House of Night series which follows not one – but six different protagonists throughout their journey learning how to be a vampire without losing themselves in the process…and what better way than with plenty of action added on top for good measure?
Dracula is an 1897 novel by Irish author Bram Stoker.
Famous for introducing the character of the vampire Count Dracula.
The novel tells the story of Dracula’s attempt to move from Transylvania to England so he may find new blood and spread the undead curse.
The battle between Dracula and a small group of men and women was led by Professor Abraham Van Helsing.
The characters in this book are very interesting with many twists that will keep you reading until the end.
This vampire book tells the story of vampire protagonist Edward Cullen who wants nothing more than to be near his love interest Bella Swan.
The only problem? She’s still human and she’ll die soon without having tasted vampire blood for herself!
What makes this vampire novel stand out though is how it was started by author Stephenie Meyer as an accompaniment to her Twilight series until she had to stop writing due health problems.
Now, fans can finally read what happened between Edward and Bella before New Moon – just with plenty of action added on top for good measure!
This vampire book tells the story of vampire protagonist Emma who wakes up in an alternate universe where she and her family are vampires and live forever!
Not only that, but this vampire novel also explores themes such as friendship when we get to see our vampire character try her best to adjust while still attending regular high school classes – just with plenty of action added on top for good measure.
What makes it unique? This vampire book is part one in a four-part series (The Supernaturals) which retells classic fairy tales from a very different perspective…just like how author Michelle Madow’s The Vampire Wish turns the traditional Little Red Riding Hood tale on its head by having not one – but two vampires take center stage instead!
This vampire book tells the story of vampire protagonist Freyja who is sent to a vampire academy in order to become a vampire hunter.
However, she soon finds herself being pulled away by her emotions…towards a vampire!
What makes this vampire novel stand out though is how author Leia Stone brings back another classic tale – Beauty and the Beast – into play when we get to see our vampire character try her best to adjust while also unraveling some dark secrets along the way with plenty of action added on top for good measure!
The second book in the Crave series, Crush is a story of love and betrayal.
After her husband’s death, Evelyn moves to New York City with her daughter.
There she meets the enigmatic Jackson who shows her how to be free again.
But when Jackson’s past comes back to haunt them, Evelyn must decide if their love is worth fighting for.
This vampire book tells the story of vampire protagonist Beau who wakes up as a vampire after his family is killed.
However, he soon finds himself under siege by those around him including vampire love interest Edythe Cullen – and she’s not just any vampire!
What makes this vampire novel stand out though is how author Stephenie Meyer takes on her own Twilight series with one major twist: what if Bella was changed into a vampire instead?
Now you can find out for yourself in Life & Death which explores themes such as love when we get to see our characters try their best to adjust while also trying to save each other along with plenty of action added on top for good measure…just like always!
The fate of humanity lies in the hands of two girls.
One is a brilliant, yet kindhearted scientist who wears white dresses and likes cats–Mira Goode from 2025 Kansas City.
While her twin sister Gemma lives during 18th century England as a noblewoman with long dark hair tied up into twine-bundles topped off by elegant chignons worn underneath large feathered hats that obscure all but one beautiful Blue Eye.”
One of Gemma’s worst fears has come true- Mira went dark with Lilith to join forces against humanity.
Also, Gemma’s soulmate Ethan has been abducted by his dangerous family.
So now it’s up to Gemma and her friends to save him. But can she succeed?
And will she be able to break the spell Mira cast on her brother before it’s too late?
To win against demon Gemma needs a dark weapon called “The Dark Sword” and the only person who can teach her how to use it is…Mira.
So Gemma and friends set out on a dangerous journey to find the sword and as time goes on everyone starts to wonder if they’ll ever see Ethan or Mira again.
That’s where I stop.
To read about what happens next check out the book on Amazon!
The Shadowhunter’s world is a beautiful place where darkness and light meet – but even this charmed land has its Price.
There are many different types of Shadowhunters ranging from different countries and races including vampires, warlocks, werewolves, and the deadliest of all beings – faeries.
They make up a small population living in an overcrowded world where they have to fight for their lives every day.
Enter into the secret society with these six books that include City of Bones, City Of Ashes, Glass city, etc.
The complete Mortal Instruments series has over twenty-four million copies in print and you can get your hands on this complete set with six paperback volumes that are sure not disappoint!
It’s not easy to balance duty with your feelings for someone, especially when that person has everything you want and more.
But I’m faced with a decision: give in or fight?
Kyros is the love of my life–he lights up every room we walk into together; he brings out something special in me like no other can ever do.
But there are also things about him that make it difficult at times.
Such as how often he disappears off on his own accord without telling anyone where he’ll end up going until much later (or sometimes days).
And then there’s always those dreams where all seems right again until suddenly some new nightmare takes hold!
My grandma left behind such an impression upon this world – she was such a good woman that will forever remain in our hearts and minds – but now I must face her killer under my master’s order.
Death Game: Supernatural Battle is a paranormal romance novel by author Kelly St. Clare.
It is the third book in the Vampire Towers series and it is a thrilling, action-packed read that will leave you on the edge of your seat from beginning to end!
The ultimate love triangle between good, evil, and the devil himself.
The story of a girl who is torn between her feelings for two brothers, one good and one bad.
A tale of how she falls in love with the wrong brother, only to find out that he’s not what she thought he was.
This vampire book tells the story of vampire protagonist Amber who is kidnapped by a vampire.
However, she soon finds herself being pulled away from reality as another world opens up to her – one filled with vampires!
What makes this vampire novel stand out though is how author Lexie Scott brings back characters such as Werewolves and Unicorns into play.
A new breed of evil has infiltrated the world, and it’s up to Sam and Dean Winchester to stop them.
The brothers have tracked down a group of demons who are trying to break into heaven, but they’re not sure how to stop them.
They need help from an unlikely source: Castiel, the angel who betrayed them. But can they trust him? Or is he really working for Lucifer?
“Dark Hunt” is a snarky urban fantasy series that follows the adventures of a young woman named “Josie” who has been cursed by an evil witch.
Josie must find her way to break the curse while battling vampires, werewolves, witches, and more.
Devi (Matefinder Book 2) Leia Stone
A TWISTED TALE – What Once Was Mine is a dark and captivating story that will keep you on the edge of your seat. Liz Braswell has a gift for creating suspenseful stories with unforgettable characters.
A PAGE-TURNER – If you’re looking for a book that will keep you up at night, look no further. What Once Was Mine is sure to captivate and entertain you from beginning to end.
UNFORGETTABLE CHARACTERS – With richly developed characters and an intense plot, What Once Was Mine is a must-read for fans of twisted tales.
With so many books to choose from, it is easy for tweens to get overwhelmed. We hope that our list of 30 best vampire books for tweens will help you narrow down your search and find the perfect book for you!
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