Are you in love with paranormal and supernatural romance stories?
Here’s a suggested list of books featuring love in the dangerous world of vampires, werewolves, fallen angels, fairies, and more!
Recommended for older teens
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The Awakening (Vampire Diaries, bk. 1) by L. J. Smith
Two vampire brothers compete for high stakes–the love of Elena Gilbert, a beautiful high school senior who is searching for excitement.
Beastly by Alex Flinn.
A modern retelling of “Beauty and the Beast” from the point of view of the Beast, a vain Manhattan private school student who is turned into a monster and must find true love before he can return to his human form
Beautiful Creatures by Kami Garcia
(Beautiful Creatures, bk. 1)
In a small South Carolina town, sixteen-year-old Ethan is powerfully drawn to Lena, a new classmate with whom he shares a psychic connection and whose family hides a dark secret that may be revealed on her sixteenth birthday.
Blood and Chocolate by Annette Curtis Klause
Having fallen for a human boy, a beautiful teenage werewolf must battle both her packmates and the fear of the townspeople to decide where she belongs and with whom.
Certain Slant of Light by Laura Whitcomb
After haunting a series of people for 130 years, Helen meets a teenage boy who can see her and together they unlock the mysteries of their pasts.
City of Bones (The Mortal Instruments, bk. 1) by Cassandra Clare
Suddenly able to see demons and the Darkhunters who are dedicated to returning them to their own dimension, fifteen-year-old Clary Fray is drawn into this bizarre world when her mother disappears and Clary herself is almost killed by a monster.
The Daughter of Smoke & Bone by Laini Taylor
Seventeen-year-old Karou, an enigmatic art student in a Prague boarding school, carries a sketchbook of hideous, frightening monsters–the chimaerae who form the only family she has ever known.
Evermore (The Immortals, bk. 1) by Alyson Noel
Since the car accident that claimed the lives of her family, sixteen-year-old Ever can see auras and hear people’s thoughts, and she shies from other people until she meets Damen, another psychic teenager who is hiding even more mysteries.
Evernight (Evernight, bk. 1) by Claudia Gray
Sixteen-year-old Bianca, a new girl at the sinister Evernight boarding school, finds herself drawn to another outsider, Lucas, but dark forces threaten to tear them apart and destroy Bianca’s entire world.
Fallen (Fallen, bk. 1) by Lauren Kate
Seventeen-year-old Luce, who is suspected of killing her boyfriend, is sent to a Georgia reform school where she meets two intriguing boys and learns the truth about the strange shadows haunting her.
Firelight by Jordan Sophie
When sixteen-year-old Jacinda, who can change into a dragon, is forced to move away from her community of shapeshifters and start a more normal life, she falls in love with a boy who proves to be her most dangerous enemy.
Halo (Halo, bk. 1) by Alexandra Adornetto
When three angels are sent to Earth to do good, Bethany, the youngest and least experienced, finds herself attracted to a human boy, and the others fear she will not be strong enough to fight evil unless the power of love can help her.
Hush, Hush (Hush, Hush, bk. 1) by Becca Fitzpatrick
High school sophomore Nora has always been very cautious in her relationships, but she is mysteriously drawn to Patch, a new student who has a dark side she can sense.
I Heart You, You Haunt Me by Lisa Schroeder
Ava can’t see or touch him, unless she’s dreaming. Most would think she’s crazy, but she knows he’s here. Jackson. The boy Ava thought she’d spend the rest of her life with. He’s back from the dead, as proof that love truly knows no bounds.
I Kissed a Zombie and Liked It by Adam Selzer
Living in the post-human era when the undead are part of everyday life, high schooler Alley breaks her no-dating rule when Doug catches her eye, but classmate Will wants to turn her into a vampire and her zombie boyfriend may be unable to stop him.
Iron King (The Iron Fey, bk. 1) by Julie Kagawa
16-year-old Meghan Chase learns that she is the daughter of a powerful faery king and descends into the world of Fey to rescue her stolen half-brother, while learning that her best friend is actually the famous Robin Goodfellow and falling in love with the icy Unseelie Prince, Ash.
Jessica’s Guide to Dating on the Dark Side by Beth Fantaskey
Jessica learns that she is descended from a royal line of Romanian vampires and that she is betrothed to a vampire prince, who poses as an exchange student while courting her.
Marked by P. C. Cast
16-year-old Zoey Redbird enters the House of Night, a school where she will train to become an adult vampyre–that is, if she makes it through the Change.
Need (Need, bk. 1) by Carrie Jones
After her stepfather’s death, Zara goes to live with her grandmother in a small town in Maine, where her new friends tell her that her odd stalker may be a pixie king, and that only “were” creatures can stop him from taking souls.
Nightshade by Andrea Cremer (Nightshade, bk. 1)
Calla and Ren have been raised knowing it is their destiny to mate with one another and rule over their shape-shifting wolf pack, but when a human boy arrives and vies for Calla’s heart, she is faced with a decision that could change her whole world.
Raised by Wolves by Jennifer Barnes
A girl raised by werewolves must face the horrors of her past to uncover the dark secrets that the pack has worked so hard to hide.
Shade by Jerri Smith-Ready
Sixteen-year-old Aura reluctantly works at her aunt’s law firm helping ghosts with wrongful death case file suits in hopes of moving on, but it becomes personal when her boyfriend, a promising musician, dies and persistently haunts her.
Shiver by Maggie Stiefvater (The Wolves of Mercy Falls, Bk. 1)
In all the years she has watched the wolves in the woods behind her house, Grace has been particularly drawn to an unusual yellow-eyed wolf who, in his turn, has been watching her with increasing intensity.
The Silver Kiss by Annette Curtis Klause
A mysterious teenage boy harboring a dark secret helps Zoë come to terms with her mother’s terminal illness
Twilight (Twilight, bk. 1) by Stephanie Meyer
When seventeen-year-old Bella leaves Phoenix to live with her father in Forks, Washington, she meets an exquisitely handsome boy at school for whom she feels an overwhelming attraction and who she comes to realize is not wholly human.
Unearthly (Unearthly, bk. 1) by Cynthia Hand
Sixteen-year-old Clara Gardner’s purpose as an angel-blood begins to manifest itself, forcing her family to pull up stakes and move to Jackson, Wyoming, where she learns that danger and heartbreak come with her powers.
Vampire Academy (Vampire Academy, bk. 1) by Michelle Mead
Two years after a horrible incident made them run away, vampire princess Lissa and her guardian-intraining. Rose are found and returned to St. Vladimir’s Academy, where both try to avoid the perils of gossip, cliques, gruesome pranks, and sinister plots.
Wicked Lovely by Melissa Marr
Seventeen-year-old Aislinn, who has the rare ability to see faeries, is drawn against her will into a centuries-old battle between the Summer King and
the Winter Queen, and the survival of her life, her love, and summer all hang in the balance.