7 Sexy Novels – Vampire Style

7 Sexy Novels – Vampire Style

As the days get shorter and colder, the nights get longer and the temptation to curl up with a good book gets stronger. Curling up with the first book in a series is even better as it has the promise of a lot more fun to come.

These 7 sexy novels feature vampires of all types. No sparkling Twilight nerds here. Strong characters and interesting world building make these stories more than just an erotic romance novel for lonely hearts.  Read aloud to your partner for best results.

7 Sexy Novels – vampire style…

1. Dark Lover – JR Ward

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The first exciting and sexy novel in the Black Dagger Brotherhood series! A beautiful girl is growing into something dark and hungry. Her body is changing. A dark and fanged man is needed to guide her into the new world of sex and blood she’s destined to be a part of.  The first novel of an ongoing series that’s fun, erotic, and just a little dark in places.

2. Interview with the Vampire – Anne Rice

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When you’re over 200 years old your life story is bound to be a good one. This classic sexy novel was adapted into a major Hollywood film starring Brad Pitt, Tom Cruise, and Kirsten Dunst. So what is the story of Louis du Pointe du Lac, and who did he love? This is one of the classics.

3. Dead Until Dark – Charlaine Harris

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Telepathy, hypnosis, addictive vampire blood… a small-town in Louisiana just got interesting. Check out this mysterious and humorous novel that started the HBO television series, True Blood.

4. Samson’s Lovely Mortal – Tina Folsom

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Vampire romance? Yes. Heavy sex? Oh yeah. A sense of humor? Absolutely. A lovely story with great leads and fun characters. Scanguards Vampires series.

5. Guilty Pleasures by Laurell K. Hamilton

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Book 1 in Anita Blake: Vampire Hunter Series.

Anita Blake executes vampires. That is her job as a US Marshal. Her life gets real wild when she starts falling in love with these “monsters.” Supernatural powers, mysteries, sex. It’s all there. Plus, how can you ignore novels with titles like, Danse Macabre and Cerulean Sins?

6. Night Pleasures – Sherrilyn Kenyon

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Amanda is just an ordinary everyday accountant who finds herself handcuffed to a sexy and powerful vampire who’s lived since ancient times. They’re also both being hunted by an even more powerful vampire with dark intentions for the human race. Will they fall in love and save the world? Find out in this exciting series.

Ed: This book is sometimes listed as Book 2 of the Dark Hunter series. Sherrilyn Kenyon lists it as the first to read in the series on her author page.

7. Some Girls Bite – Chloe Neil

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Chicagoland Vampires Series Book #1

Sometimes college girls get attacked by vampires. These things happen in Chicago. Now a sexy book worm is forced to be a bad ass. This one has a kick-ass heroine you’ll both admire and fall in love with.

11 Best Adult Vampire Books

11 Best Adult Vampire Books

These are the best adult vampire books, meaning they are worth reading as apposed to the majority of the books which fall into the vampire horror genre. These vampire books are not marketed to the young adult audience and either a part of a series of a single book.

11 Best Adult Vampire Books

1. ‘Salem’s Lot – Stephen King

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Stephen King introduces the reader to the town in a way that it makes one feel as if he had actually been there. The reader will get to know many of the residents, some all too well. Some are likable, some are loathsome, and some are described so well that the reader will actually mourn their passing.

As the dark cloud of vampires spreads across the town, there are a few residents who figure out what is going on.

2. Dracula – Bram Stoker

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(As featured in 8 Outstanding Classic Books Which Are Easy To Read)

You may have seen every Dracula movie ever made, but you do not know the real Count Dracula until such time as you have read Stoker’s book. Eerie, horrifying and genuinely mysterious, Dracula is undoubtedly the most striking and unique vampire novel yet penned.

3. Interview with the Vampire – Anne Rice

Best Adult Vampire Books

With Interview With the Vampire, Anne Rice completely rejuvenated the genre which is horror’s most important, primal, and soul-stirring; the legend of the vampire.

4. Dark Lover  – J.R. Ward

Best Adult Vampire Books

J.R. Ward artfully combines action, romance and the supernatural in a way few authors of this genre can. Her new vampire world is a delicious addition to the sub-genre of vampire fiction. Her story is a little dark, and little erotic, and a whole lot entertaining.

5. The Historian – Elizabeth Kostova

Best Adult Vampire Books

This debut novel from Kostova contains elements from many of my favorite genres – thriller, suspense, mystery, historical fiction, and vampire lore. The Historian is an epic work of historical fiction that sweeps across Europe during the four decades between 1930 and the mid 1970s. It just also happens to involve the Dracula myth and a good dose of suspense.

6. Guilty Pleasures – Laurell K. Hamilton

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When we meet Anita Blake, she already has a reputation as as Executioner. She’s someone who legally kills vampires. In the world Ms. Hamilton has created, the undead have some legal rights in the US meaning one can’t just kill them at will. Not surprisingly, most of them know of, and can’t wait to get their hands on Anita Blake.

7. Halfway to the Grave – Jeaniene Frost

Best Adult Vampire Books

Halfway To The Grave is the first book in a series from Jeaniene Frost, and it is incredible! Jeaniene Frost has put a new spin on the vampire hunter theme with this spectacular urban fantasy.

8. Let the Right One In – John Ajvide Lindqvist

Best Adult Vampire Books

Let the Right One In, by John Ajvide Lindovist. has one fantastic element: vampires. It’s set in a suburb of Stockholm, on a social housing development that has become a sink estate. It’s a sad place, full of aimless people. The people with responsibility – teachers, policemen, parents, are, for the most part, trying to do the right thing.

9. Dead Until Dark – Charlaine Harris

Best Adult Vampire Books

Sookie Stackhouse lives in a world like ours – except for one difference. 4 years ago the Vampires came out of the coffin and are now a legal part of USA society.

10. Sunshine – Robin Mckinley

Best Adult Vampire Books

As with any vampire novel, Sunshine is not for everyone. 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.

11. I Am Legend – Richard Matheson

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(As featured in 6 Books With Incredible Endings)

I am Legend is arguably the greatest short horror novel ever written, and its influence on the horror genre has been profound. It is a short novel that can be read in one sitting; it is hard to put down, building in intensity from start to finish.