On her blog, Nicole Adams presents a list of what she considers to be the 14 greatest vampire stories of all time. The list is well thought out, concise, and gives it an introductory reader a good place toenter into the world of the vampire novel.
It is no surprise that the original Dracula, by Bram Stoker, is at the top of her list. Dracula defines the vampire in modern literature. New novels have re-created the creature of the night, but it is best to start at the beginning.
She writes her list in the shadow, so to speak, of the overwhelming popularity of the Twilight series. She says " If you still can’t get enough Twilight, you’re in luck. Fans can click here to get a massive fan site. It has discussion forums, the Imprint podcast, a caption contest, and much more.