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Subject: ??What Vampire Series Should I Read Next??
Date Posted: 2/14/2010 2:18 PM ET
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I'm going to start reading a new vampire series soon and spend some Christmas gift cards @ Borders & Booksamillion, trying to decide what vampire series to read next! The Series I am contemplating are:

The Vampire Academy Series, The Blue Bloods Series and The Morganville Vampire Series, so help me out here!

Which Series should I read next?

Date Posted: 2/14/2010 3:01 PM ET
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Of those, I liked the Vampire Academy series best, followed by the Morganville Vampires.  I couldn't get past the first chapter of Blue Bloods when I tried to read it.

Date Posted: 2/14/2010 3:07 PM ET
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Blue Bloods is like vampire gossip girls. Just so ya know. It's not horrible, but it's nothing amazing either. I haven't read the Vampire Academy books yet. 

I read the first two of the Morganville vamp series and I like it. Again, nothing mind blowing. Maybe I am just getting fed up with vampires?

Date Posted: 2/14/2010 3:28 PM ET
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I like Morganville because the vampires are (mostly) the bad guys.  It's a town run by vamps, and humans have vampire protectors and are required to donate blood to the blood bank in exchange for their lives.

I like the Vampire Academy because they don't just take classes in being a vampire or vampire protector.  Among their classes are foreign languages and (gasp!) calculus.  It seems so much more real to me.  You might be a vampire, but you might also have a job to go along with it.

Date Posted: 2/14/2010 7:37 PM ET
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Date Posted: 2/14/2010 8:57 PM ET
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Thanks for the input, everyone!...based on general consensus, you will be happy to know that I got the 1st three books in The Vampire Academy Series and  the 1st three books in The Morganville Vampires Series!

Now....which series to start 1st?...lol!

Date Posted: 2/14/2010 10:48 PM ET
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I love the Vampire Academy series...that's where I'd start :)

Date Posted: 2/23/2010 10:12 AM ET
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I'd read the Vampire Academy books first.  I tried the other two series and couldn't get into them.  I am going to try both again soon though.

Date Posted: 3/12/2010 3:39 PM ET
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When you finish those, I would recommend the House of Night series by P.C. Cast and Kristin Cast.  Also the Sweep series by Cate Tiernan.

Subject: Marked
Date Posted: 4/8/2010 4:23 PM ET
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The vampire series Marked by Kristen and P.C Cast is very good.(:

Subject: Susan Hubbard!
Date Posted: 4/14/2010 8:21 AM ET
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You should check out The Society of S and The Year of Disappearances by Susan Hubbard also.....very good, fairly new vampire series that I think is the best of the lot!