Submitted by CCCL_Robynb
Calling all Twi-hards! Midnight Sun, the latest book in the Twilight saga has arrived. Go ahead and put it on hold now, by logging into your account and selecting “place a hold.” While you’re waiting, check out these other awesome fantasy books and movies, sure to get you sparkling like Edward in the sunlight.
Vampire Academy by Richelle Mead
This popular series comes in regular book, graphic novel, and movie form, so you can get as many vampires as possible! Rose, a teenage half-vampire, gets sent to St. Vladimir’s Academy. There, she must protect her BFF, who is vampire royalty and is being targeted by the most powerful vampires. Throw in the normal high school drama of cliques and gossip for an entertaining and otherworldly read.
The Beautiful by Renee Ahdieh
Silver in the Blood by Jessica Day George
Do you prefer your undead creatures with a side of history? Check out these two historical fantasy books:
In The Beautiful, we are transported to New Orleans in 1872. 17 year old Celine gets caught up in a murder mystery involving vampires and a secret society. Spooky!
Silver in the Blood takes place in the 1890s in New York and Romania. Cousins Lou and Dacia travel to Romania for a family get-together and learn some shocking secrets about the family that refuse to stay buried.
Buffy the Vampire Slayer
Get your ‘90s nostalgia on with the fiercest slayer around! In between fighting evil underworld creatures, Buffy deals with high school life, including defending her friends from bullies and crushing hard on boys. You can check out the entire seven-season series on DVD or check out the recent graphic novel adaptations for both kids and adults.