Vampire Books Coming March 2014
Here are this months vampire novels coming out! Enjoy! :)
Kindred of Darkness: A vampire kidnapping (James Asher Vampire Novel)Â byÂ Barbara HamblyÂ (Mar 1, 2014)
When James Asher and his wife Lydia’s baby daughter Miranda is kidnapped by the Master Vampire of London, the stakes are high: blindly follow the Master Vampire’s instructions, keep out of the way of the human networks that serves the vampires, destroy the interloper who seeks to seize control of the London Nest, and find the key to the Nest’s tortuous inner workings: The Book of the Kindred of Darkness.
Even with the vampire Don Simon Ysidro on their side, there’s no guarantee that anything – or anyone – is who or what they appear to be. Nor is there any certainty that they’ll see their child again – or survive the experience themselves.
Vampires Are Us: Understanding Our Love Affair with the Immortal Dark SideÂ byÂ Margot AdlerÂ (Mar 1, 2014)
In a culture that does not do death particularly well, we are obsessed with mortality. Margot Adler writes, “Vampires let us play with death and the issue of mortality. They let us ponder what it would mean to be truly long lived. Would the long view allow us to see the world differently, imagine social structures differently? Would it increase or decrease our reverence for the planet? Vampires allow us to ask questions we usually bury.”
As Adler, a longtime NPR correspondent and question asker, sat vigil at her dying husband’s bedside, she found herself newly drawn to vampire novels and their explorations of mortality. Over the next four years–by now she has read more than 270 vampire novels, from teen to adult, from gothic to modern, from detective to comic–she began to see just how each era creates the vampires it needs. Dracula, an Eastern European monster, was the perfect vehicle for 19th-century England’s fear of outsiders and of disease seeping in through its large ports. In 1960s America,Â Dark ShadowsÂ gave us the morally conflicted vampire struggling against his own predatory nature, who still enthralls us today. Think Spike and Angel, Stefan and Damon, Bill and Eric, the Cullens.
Vampires Are UsÂ explores the issues of power, politics, morality, identity, and even the fate of the planet that show up in vampire novels today. Perhaps, Adler suggests, our blood is oil, perhaps our prey is the planet. Perhaps vampires are us.
Kissing with FangsÂ byÂ Ashlyn ChaseÂ (Mar 4, 2014)
There’s Something He’s Never Told Her…
When her workplace burned down, Claudia should’ve taken it as a sign to move onâand not just professionally. She’s been secretly lusting after her mysterious boss, Anthony Cross, for years. There’s no way she should agree to help him rebuild if she wants to keep her heart intact, and yet it’s impossible to stay away…
The flames that destroyed Anthony Cross’s beloved bar are nothing compared to the heat he feels every time he lays eyes on Claudia. But he can’t have herâit’s against paranormal law for a vampire to date a human. Besides, he has some dangerous enemies, and one in particular already has her sights on Claudia. He owes her the truthâboth about his feelings and his vampire natureâwhich means their lives are about to get hotter than ever…
Buffy The Vampire Slayer Season 9 Volume 5: The CoreÂ by Andrew Chambliss, Jane Espenson, Scott Allie and Sierra Hahn(Mar 18, 2014)
When Dawn falls ill, it’s up to best friends Buffy, Xander, and Willow to join forces and find a supernatural cure in a world sorely lacking magic. The trio must fight their way into the Deeper Well, the former home of Illyria and other ancient gods known as the Old Ones, where they hope to jump-start magic back into existence. But when they discover the volatile Severin and Simone, a Slayer gone rogue, looking to gain access to the Well, Buffy’s mission must shift from saving her sister to saving the world.
Shadowbound (A Novel of the Shadow World)Â byÂ Dianne SylvanÂ (Mar 25, 2014)
Spread throughout the dark corners of our world lies the Shadow World, a society of vampires who feed off the living. In Austin, Texas, one woman must quell the cravings rising within her, as the very fate of the world rests in her handsâ¦
Ever since her Prime, David Solomon, returned from the dead, Miranda Grey has been hungry. The transformation from ordinary vampires into the ultrapowerful children of Persephone has left both Miranda and David craving the taste of deathâand their appetites are growing.
Meanwhile, a formerly vague threat from a fringe group of humans has turned into a full-on war. The Order of the Morningstar has devoted itself to eradicating vampires and has begun to assassinate Primes all over the globe.
The Shadow Worldâs fate depends on the Circle of Signets descended from those who subdued Morningstar hundreds of years agoâbut if even a single one is killed, the war is almost certainly lost. Now, with the help of a strange new ally, Miranda must put aside her hunger and access long-forgotten magic to save the Circle, but time is running outâ¦
Other books coming out this month:
Paperback and Kindle Editions:
Vampire UÂ byÂ Hannah CrowÂ (Mar 1, 2014)
Blood Curse (PULSE Series 8) (PULSE Vampire Series)Â byÂ Kailin GowÂ (Mar 1, 2014)
Bloodthirsty Aztec Gods (vampires and werewolves)Â by Vianka Van BokkemÂ (Mar 1, 2014)
Dating a Vampire – episode 3Â by Tiziana De PieroÂ (Mar 1, 2014)
Fat People Taste Better: My Experiences as a Vampire in the 21st Century (The Monster Memoirs)Â by Juan Se MounstorÂ (Mar 1, 2014)
Papap’s TeethÂ byÂ Danielle DeVorÂ and K. LathamÂ (Mar 1, 2014)
Darkened Souls (Darkened – The West Virginia Vampire Series) (Volume 4)Â byÂ Gary Lee VincentÂ (Mar 1, 2014)
Vampires Suck: Paranormal Vampire Erotica (Pleasures of Death)Â byÂ Slade HardinÂ (Mar 1, 2014)
Haunted Liverpool 20Â by Tom SlemenÂ (Mar 1, 2014)
Bleeds My Desire (Blood Bonds)Â by Nenia CampbellÂ (Mar 1, 2014)
Nocturnal Academy 10 – The Nightmare GamesÂ byÂ Ethan SomervilleÂ (Mar 1, 2014)
Elizabeth’s Betrayal: Dark Beginnings (Volume 1)Â by Rebecca WeeksÂ (Mar 1, 2014)
Vazan Vampires (Collection)Â byÂ B.J. McCallÂ (Mar 2, 2014)
Ravaged (The Hunger #3)Â byÂ Jason BrantÂ (Mar 2, 2014)
M&K Tracking (Maggie MacKay: Magical Tracker) (Volume 4)Â byÂ Kate DanleyÂ (Mar 2, 2014)
A Vampire Comes to GreenvaleÂ by Laura KnotsÂ (Mar 2, 2014)
Masquerade (The Lanistter Chronicles)Â by Robyn M. PierceÂ (Mar 2, 2014)
Timeslider: The First Timeslider Cat Novel (Volume 1)Â byÂ Cherokee Stein RossÂ (Mar 2, 2014)
A Match Made in Hell (The Dream Series) (Volume 5)Â byÂ Gladys Quintal, Pamela Gifford and Joy StroubeÂ (Mar 2, 2014)
Evil Red (Aurora Sky: Vampire Hunter, Vol. 2.6)Â by Nikki JeffordÂ (Mar 2, 2014)
Hybrid (The Evolution Trilogy)Â byÂ Vanessa WesterÂ and Susan BuchananÂ (Mar 2, 2014)
Frostbite: A Vampire Academy Novel by Richelle Mead — ReviewÂ by Expert Book ReviewsÂ (Mar 2, 2014)
Frostbite: A Vampire Academy Novel by Richelle Mead — SidekickÂ by BookBuddyÂ (Mar 2, 2014)
Vampire Morbus: Sin or Die? (Part 1 Hunger)Â by Joe SandhuÂ (Mar 2, 2014)
Vampire HotelÂ by Roger HuntmanÂ (Mar 3, 2014)
Act of Mercy (PSI-Ops / Immortal Ops)Â byÂ Mandy M. RothÂ (Mar 3, 2014)
Vampirella The Best of the Warren Years TPÂ by Forrest J. Ackerman, Archie Goodwin, T. Casey Brennan and Chad Archer(Mar 4, 2014)
A Clockwork Army (Vampire Extraordinaire)Â by Quinn LangstonÂ (Mar 4, 2014)
Flesh and BloodÂ byÂ Daniel DerschÂ and Gerald ChappleÂ (Mar 4, 2014)
Downbeat (Biting Love)Â byÂ Mary HughesÂ (Mar 4, 2014)
Baptism of FireÂ byÂ Andrzej SapkowskiÂ (Mar 6, 2014)
Tracker: A Rylee Adamson Novel (Book 6)Â byÂ Shannon MayerÂ (Mar 6, 2014)
The Shadow Keepers Series 6-Book Bundle: When Blood Calls, When Pleasure Rules, When Wicked Craves, Shadow Keepers…Â by J. Kenner and J.K. BeckÂ (Mar 11, 2014)
Changing Bodies in the Fiction of Octavia Butler: Slaves, Aliens, and VampiresÂ byÂ Gregory Jerome HamptonÂ (Mar 15, 2014)
Dance in the Vampire Bund: The Memories of Sledge Hammer Vol 2Â byÂ Nozomu TamakiÂ (Mar 18, 2014)
ViciousÂ by Olivia RivardÂ (Mar 18, 2014)
Steal the Sun (Thieves)Â byÂ Lexi BlakeÂ (Mar 18, 2014)
Vampires Need Not…Apply?: An Accidentally Yours NovelÂ byÂ Mimi Jean PamfiloffÂ (Mar 25, 2014)
Hidden: A House of Night NovelÂ byÂ P. C. CastÂ and Kristin CastÂ (Mar 25, 2014)
Dead Ever After: A Sookie Stackhouse Novel (Sookie Stackhouse/True Blood)Â byÂ Charlaine HarrisÂ (Mar 25, 2014)
Charnel House Blues: The Vampyre’s TaleÂ by Suzanne RuthvenÂ (Mar 28, 2014)
Les Vampires Oracle: Ancient Wisdom and healing messages from the Children of the NightÂ by Lucy Cavendish and Jasmine Becket-GriffithÂ (Mar 31, 2014)
*Note from Veritas: this one is being published a little late due to my busy schedule. Â Thanks Colette for sharing this with us and my apologies for the lateness.
Any other books coming out this month that you are looking forward to?
Colette loves everything and anything to do with vampires. She works in a library burying her nose in books, and for fun she writes her own vampire stories, and loves everything supernatural.