Monday, July 26, 2010

Best PNR Series...

Blog with Bite is kicking off a PNR feature at the beginning of August...and we want to know what you think!

Please let us know your favorite PNR series!

Give us your choices in the following categories:

  1. Vampires
  2. Wolves
  3. Faeries
  4. Angels/Demons
  5. Spirits, Ghosts, Ghouls
  6. Gods/Goddesses
  7. Young Adult
  8. Other paranormal choices...
Please comment your choices...

Also, authors if you would like to get involved in the PNR week and have your book featured during this feature...please email me parajunkee at gmail.com

21 comments:

A Simple Love of Reading said...
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Monica said...

For Gods and Goddesses please nominate P.C. Cast's Goddess Summoning series. My FAV!

ParaJunkee said...

Have to chime in...faeries - Eugenie Markam series by Richelle Mead

A Simple Love of Reading said...

I am such a GOOB!

1. Christine Feehan (Dark series)
2. Keri Arthur (Riley Jensen series)
3. Patricia Briggs (Mercy Thompson series)
4. Gena Showalter (Lords of the Underworld)
5. Rob Thurman (Cal Leandros series)
6. Sherrilyn Kenyon (Dark-Hunters)
7. Kelley Armstrong (Darkest Powers series)
8. Marjorie M Liu (Dirk & Steel series)

My 5 Monkeys(Julie) said...

bad girls don't die-ghost( katie alender)
fallen/hush hush -angels
beautiful creatures-witches
other-pooka ( karen kincy)
shiver, the dark divine(wolves)
as you wish( genie)

Bethie said...

Here are some choices:

Vampires: Southern Vampire Series
by Charlaine Harris
Werewolves: The Wolves of Mercy Falls
by Maggie Steifvater
Angels: Hush Hush/Crescendo
by Becca Fitzpatrick

pensees said...

Vampires: Jeaniene Frost's Night Huntress Series was fantastic!

Khadija said...

i dont know weather this is 4-or 5-- but Beautiful Dead by Eden Maguire

Enbrethiliel said...

+JMJ+

The only PNR author I still read is Kresley Cole. Her characters are a mix of vampires, wolves (lykae), demons, witches, and of course, valkyrie. With that variety, why would I need to go anywhere else? ;-)

I also really like Karen Marie Moning . . . but I don't think she counts in this poll. =P

Riv Re said...

Vamp: Infinite Days by Rebecca Maizel
Wolves: Wolves of Mercy Falls by Maggie Stiefvater
Fairies: Iron Fey Trilogy by Julie Kagawa
...
gods: oh my gods and goddess boot camp by Tera Lynn Childs
others...
goblins: tyger tyger
mermaids: ingo quartet by helen dunmore
wizards: harry potter

Riv Re said...

Vamp: Infinite Days by Rebecca Maizel
Wolves: Wolves of Mercy Falls by Maggie Stiefvater
Fairies: Iron Fey Trilogy by Julie Kagawa
...
gods: oh my gods and goddess boot camp by Tera Lynn Childs
others...
goblins: tyger tyger
mermaids: ingo quartet by helen dunmore
wizards: harry potter

Elie said...

Vampires Sookie

Wolves Patricia Briggs

Angels/Demons Harrison

Spirits, Ghosts, Ghouls K Frost (mainly witches- but some ghosts)

Young Adult too many to pick

Other paranormal choices Peeler (tempest)

Good Golly Miss Holly said...

young adulttttttttttt.

Tynga said...

1. Night Huntress
2. Mercy Thompson
3. Iron Fey
4. Hush Hush, Guild Hunter
5. N/A
6. N/A
7. Vampire Academy ^^

The Norwegian BookGirl said...

Vampires:
Anne Rice's Vampire Chronicles
Laurell K. Hamilton: Anita Blake - series
Rachel Caine: Morganville vampires
(This series has a lot more than vampires. There are also werewolves here, ghouls etc)

Angels/Demons:
FallenAngels by Lauren Kate

Young Adult:
The Immortals by Alyson Noel
Caster Chronicles by Garcia & Stohl

Lisa said...

Vampires- BDB series by J.R. Ward
Faeries- Fever series by Karen Marie Moning
Wolves- The Wolves of Mercy Falls (Shiver, Linger) by Maggie Stiefvater

Gods/Goddesses- Lords of the Underworld by Gena Showalter

Steph said...

Fangs, Wands and Fairy Dust
steph@fangswandsandfairydust.com

1 Vampires - Sookie Stackhouse Series
2 Wolves - Mercy THompson (Briggs)
3 Meredith GEntry
4 Angels and Demons Rachel Morgan series
5 Karen CHance Touch the Dark
6 Gods & Goddesses none
7 Tyger Tyger Kersten Hamilton

8. Witches Rachel Morgan
9 Comic Nice Girls Don (Molly Harper)

Stella (Ex Libris) said...

1. Vampires: Immortals After Dark series by Kresley Cole
2. Wolves: Women of the Otherworld by Kelley Armstrong, her writing flows naturally and her biting sarcastic humour makes the novels fantastic!
3. Faeries The Iron series by Julie Kagawa
4. Angels/Demons: Immortals after Darky series by Kresley Cole
5. Spirits, Ghosts, Ghouls
7. Young Adult: Kelley Armstrong's Darkest Powers series and Rachel Vincent's Sould Screamers series
8. Other paranormal choices...: Shifters: Ilona Andrwes' Kate Daniels series
Embers series by Laura Bickle

Mel said...

1. Vampires--Drake Chronicles by Alyxandra Harvey. This was a fun light read.

2. Wolves--Dark Divine series by Bree Despain

3. Faeries--Iron Fey series by Julie Kagawa

4. Angels/Demons--Fallen by Lauren Kate

5. Spirits, Ghosts, Ghouls--Shade by Jeri Smith-Ready

6. Gods/Goddesses--I think I could use some recommendations here.

7. Young Adult--Since all of the above are young adult, it is hard to narrow down a favorite. Maybe The Body Finder by Kimberly Derting.

8. Other paranormal choices... hmmm...will have to think on that one for a while.

Lu said...

1. Vampire Academy
6. Dark Hunter series
7. Harry Potters :)

All I can think of for now :)

Tina said...

This has to be books we've read right....:D

Vamps= Evernight Series (YA)
The Sookie Series (Adult)

Faires= The Iron Fey series (YA

I love the Strange Angels by Lili St. Crow- a bit of everything Vamps and Werewolves...(YA)