Monthly Archives: November 2011

Review: Eighth Grade Bites: The Chronicles of Vladimir Tod by Heather Brewer

Speak, 2008 ISBN-13: 978-0142411872 Available: New and Used Eighth grade is tough for every misfit, but being born a vampire complicates matters. Adding to Vladimir Tod’s list of problems are the recent death of his parents in a huge fire, … Continue reading

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Review: Destined by Morgan Rice

Morgan Rice, 2011 ISBN-13: 9780982953754 Available: New paperback, multi-format digital Destined is the fourth book in The Vampire Journals series. It’s a departure from the first three books, in that it kicks the story back in time to 18th century … Continue reading

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Review: Ghost Town (Morganville Vampires, Book 9) by Rachel Caine

NAL Trade; Reprint edition, 2011 ISBN-10: 0451232917 Available: New Ghost Town is Book Nine of Rachel Caine’s Morganville Vampires series. The series takes place in Morganville, a Texas town run by vampires, and the heroine is Claire Danvers, a young … Continue reading

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Yes, vampires have a place in romance

I have a confession. I didn’t used to be a romance fan. In fact I’m sort of a fan through the least likely place, through horror. I’ve always been a sucker for paranormals and it *used* to be that paranormal=horror. … Continue reading

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Interview: P.C. Cast, author of the House of Night series

P.C. Cast is the co-author with her daughter Kirstin the popular young adult vampire series House of Night books and is the author of the Goddess Summoning and Partholon book series. ML: Before I ever read any of the House … Continue reading

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Review: Teeth edited by Ellen Datlow and Terry Windling

Harper Teen, 2011 ISBN: 978-0-06-193515-2 Available: New Paperback Teeth is a ripping collection of nineteen vampire stories contributed by proven authors, including Melissa Marr, Holly Black, Neil Gaiman, Garth Nix and Tanith Lee. Each one is dark and original, and … Continue reading

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A Brief Vampire Timeline

So you like vampires, more than just the modern incarnation and don’t know where to start in your vamp-ucation? We’re more than happy to help! While many of these titles are not YA they are considered by many core books … Continue reading

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The Vampire Book List

We just updated our Vampire Book List from the MonsterLibrarian.com site and brought it to Reading Bites! If you become aware of a vampire title that we have missed please send us an e-mail at monsterlibrarian@monsterlibrarian.com and let us know. … Continue reading

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Vault Review: Drink, Slay, Love by Sarah Beth Durst

Margaret K. McElderry Books, 2011 ISBN: 978-1442423732 Available: New Pearl, the star of Drink, Slay, Love, gets her kicks by having the neighborhood ice cream boy eat her ice cream flavor choice of the day before drinking from him.  One day, … Continue reading

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Call for YA Authors!

Hey YA (especially paranormal YA) authors, We would love to hear about your new releases! We’d love to review your books! We’d love to interview you, hear about why you wrote your book or open our blog up to you … Continue reading

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