Vampire Kisses 6: Royal Blood (Vampire Kisses, #6)
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Vampire Kisses 6: Royal Blood (Vampire Kisses #6)

4.08 of 5 stars 4.08  ·  rating details  ·  15,554 ratings  ·  295 reviews
Summer break is over, and Raven is hardly eager to be returning to Dullsville High. Not only does school mean daily interaction with preppy pest Trevor Mitchell, but her sleep-filled days and romantic nights with her immortal boyfriend, Alexander, must come to an end. Plus the shock of morning classes isn't the only change in store.

An unexpected letter turns up at Alexande...more
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Published May 19th 2009 by Katherine Tegen Books
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Jasmine
I'm not sure how I feel about this series...it just seems a little immature for me. The entire series seems more like one continuous fanfiction story then actual books. There's a definite beginning, middle, and end. There aren't many twists and turn in the story; there's one problem and it gets solved. That's basically the entire book.
One big thing that annoys me is how Alexander and Raven are so in love, but then there are random parts when she's attracted to Trevor! If she's soooo in love I wo...more
Sarah
This book is even better then the books before it! i love this series! Ok so in this book alexanders parents come back from romania and it puts a strain on raven and alexanders relationship. after a long time when they are back, raven finally gets invited into the mansion to meet his parents and when she goes she falls in love with them. The dinner goes perfectly and then alexanders mom decides to have a girls day with raven s0 then a few days later both alexanders mom and raven go out and they...more
Erin
Mar 15, 2009 Erin marked it as to-read  ·  review of another edition
i've read the first second third fourth and fifth, i am not stopping there. I wonder what will happen.
Marsha
Jan 20, 2011 Marsha rated it 4 of 5 stars  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: Young Adults and Adults
Reading Vampire Kisses (1-6) is like watching your favorite T.V. show. Each book is similar to a weekly episode. In this episode, Royal Blood, Raven and Alexander have been blissfully enjoying their summer together without the hassle of school and a difference in hours they can spend together. Just as the summer ends, Alexander receives a note indicating that his parents are returning to town. While Raven is excited, Alexander is hesitant of their arrival. After they arrive they are spotted by m...more
TheBookPrincess
Here's a quick overview:
- Vampire Kisses is a series written by Ellen Schrieber
- The books in it are Vampire Kisses, Kissing Coffins, Vampireville, Dance With A Vampire, and Royal Blood.
- Recommended for 12+
- Genres include: horror/thriller/romance
- Rated: A+

Since Kindergarten, Raven's biggest dream was to be a vampire. When her parents are hippies and you watched a lot of old horror films, why wouldn't she? Well, things haven't changed a lot since then, and now Raven's in high school. She's got...more
Lauren Chai
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Starry
Raven and her vampire boyfriend, Alexander, have had the perfect summer. With fall comes the beginning of school and the ending of their nights together.

The arrival of Alexander's parents makes things worse. While they're seen all over town, Alexander waits to introduce Raven to his parents, making her feel both neglected and hurt.

However, once they meet, she adores his parents and they seem to like her. Before long, Raven's family and Alexander's family start socializing - with Raven and Alex...more
Fallen for books
Royal blood is the 6th book of vampire dairies and it seems the story is getting more interesting.
This has always been a light,fast and a good gothic book. I have never encountered a girl like Raven in any other books . she is kind,brave, and really a loving person. She is totally in love with Alexander.

This book deals with now her parents relationship with Alexander's parents. Dealt with her parents view. This relationship was taken to new level and few interesting things to keep you hooked ti...more
Alex
This was MUCH better than the previous books. I almost felt like I was reading a new series! I finally understand the Alexander and Raven relationship, but yet there were still things that irked me. (Minor spoilers?)

First off, what is with the whole "I am about to turn 18" junk from Alexander? Um, you're a VAMPIRE. What do you mean you're about to turn 18? Aren't you undead? How do you get any older?

And secondly, YOU'RE A VAMPIRE. Your parents tell you what to do still? REALLY?

But it was still a...more
Bryana wells
okay so this was very unexpected. wow. i was just like okay when am i gonna meet his parents and i finally do and then its just like yay but his dad is kinda very scary. hiw mom i am in love with. she seems so cool and dresses so aswome. i love that woman. and i love how much raven is willing to do to be with alexander and how much she love him. scratch that, how about how much they love each other. i want to read it again.
Heather Carouth
This is what tweens need to read instead of Twilight. Good cotton candy fluffy vampire fun without the disturbing issues Twilight has. Raven has a personality and a life outside of Alexander unlike some Mary Sue we all know. Much better role model than Bella, Raven takes crap from no one and doesn't let her boyfriend control and boss her. These books deserve all the fandom Twilight has and more.
April Cole
The sixth book in the Vampire Kisses series is different then the first five. There are no teen vampires causing trouble for Alexander and Raven, instead there is only Alexander's cool Vampire Parent's. The plot is quick paced, and you have to love all the pop culture comments Ellen Schreiber places throughout her novels. I would countine to take this series over Twilight any day.
MiMi
Once again this book failed to disappoint. Most of the book was good and there were only a few small things I would change which I will dive into later. But for now, the beautiful and perfect love story continues and it couldn't be better than it is right now.

The things I didn't like about this one:
-Alexander's parents
-the way Raven treated Alexander's parents like they were gods.

These issues showed up a lot and bugged me, but not too bad. I hope his parents don't show up in any more of the se...more
Carissa Scholes
This book is the sixth in the Vampire Kisses series. Young Raven and her vampire boyfriend Alexander are entering a blissful summer of romantic dates in the cemetery and delicious snuggle sessions in Alexander's coffin. However, their time together is tainted by a visit from Alexander's Transylvanian parents. Throughout the book she both falls in love with his family and does her best to not allow them to tear she and Alexander apart.

Ever since Junior High I've enjoyed the Vampire Kisses books....more
Karla
One of my favorite series! Really enjoyed the way Ellen Schreiber writes the idea of vampires and goths into our modern world. I love reading about Raven and Alexander together! Can I just say how much I love Trevor?? He's cocky and funny in the innuendos he makes towards Raven and he acts like he doesn't even like but we all know he's secretly in love with her. This has got to be my favorite book in the series especially since we get to meet Alexander's parents and we get to see Becky and Matt...more
Judy
These were great books. No bad language, no sexual content. And great story lines. Sorry to see I have to wait for 2010 for the next book.
Christy
The 6th book in the series and another great addition. The book begins with Raven and Alexander arriving back in Dullsville just in time for school to start. Raven is paired with Trevor for a school project which is hilarious given they are always at odds. Raven and Alexander are surprised to learn that his parents are coming to visit and Raven finally meets a role model she can really identify with. Mrs. Sterling is an amazing women and a vampire/goth to Raven's delight. However, the fun doesn'...more
Krys

So, I'm up to book six in Ellen Schreiber's Vampire Kisses series. In Royal Blood the bulk of the plot concentrates on the sudden appearance of Alexander's parents, Cassandra and Constantine, in Dullsville. Much of the book degenerates into Guess Who's Coming to Dinner? type scenarios with the parents and the kids. The rest revolves around a school project that pairs Raven with Trevor, her nemesis. Overall, nothing bodes well.

It's fun. It's candy. I'm still liking them, but beginning to desire m...more
Maura
Having read all other five books in Ellen Schreiber's popular series, and still reading it must say a lot of how I think about the series. I love the Vampire Kisses series. All the books in the series are a quick, simple read and you don't have to ponder on and on afterwords. Raven is a very strong character who any female (whether your goth or not) can look up to. Ellen Schreiber's writing style keeps you reading the whole thing through. While reading any of the Vampire Kisses book, you'll feel...more
Nina Zheng
I like this book because it is funny and interesting. This is the sixth book of the vampire kisses series and I read all the other ones as well. This is also a story about vampires and has romance too though this is less serious and more like a comedy though there are some serious parts which makes it interesting to read.
Raven, the main character, has a vampire boyfriend named Alexander. Ever since Raven was little she has always wanted to be a vampire and by meeting Alexander it only made her...more
Kathy Cordero
Primero tengo que aclarar que esta no es una saga vampírica a la que todos están acostumbrados…es una historia súper juvenil, con algo de romance pero es la curiosidad y el espíritu investigativo de Raven lo que siempre te mantienen pegado a las paginas del libro.

Me encanta como Ellen siempre muestra a una Raven madura pero que como cualquier chica tiene sus problemas adolescentes de identidad, como a veces duda de lo que es o de lo que cree pero al final no le importa que es lo que piensen los...more
Justin
Royal Blood is the 6th book in the Vampire Kisses series, and is told from the perspective of 16 year old goth-girl Raven Madison. Royal Blood takes place at the beginning of Raven's junior year of high school, and centers around her adventures with vampire boyfriend Alexander.

I have not been very impressed with this series, but fortunately the books seem to get a little better as the series progresses. I think these books would be great for anyone under the age of 15, but not so much for adult...more
Tiffany
Better then the rest of them

This is the sixth book in the Vampire Kisses series by Ellen Schreiber.

Raven is now living part-time at the Mansion with Alexander. It’s been a few weeks since they’ve been home and Raven has been changing the mansion a little bit, adding candles and so on. One day on the way to her house they find a letter in the Alexander’s mail box. It’s a letter from his parents saying that they’ll be coming to visit him. Knowing that Raven has to stop going over to Alexander’s ho...more
Emma (BelleBooks)
(Review for Books 1-8)

I decided to review all eight of these books together, as I pretty much read them all back to back and I don't think I would be able to go back and review them all individually.

Firstly, this is a series that I had known about for a while, but wasn't really too sure what the books were about. Going from the titles it's obvious that they are about vampires, but apart from that I hadn't really looked into them too much. One day in December, bored I decided to give the first bo...more
Koorihime-sama
Bought from Amazon, and I still own a copy.

Review/Rating:

5 out of 5

2ND REVIEW. 1ST REVIEW IS HERE.


When Raven and Alexander discover that his parents are coming back, their romantic nights must come to a stop. However, Raven is not that disappointed, she’s actually excited at finally getting to meet Alexander’s parents. As she waits and waits, she discovers that the whole town has already seen them before her. Why hasn’t Alexander introduced Raven to them? When Raven finally does meet Alexander’s...more
Mikaela
Alexander's parents came! Mrs. Sterling and Mr. Constantine. They stayed for awhile. Raven finally met them. She was so nervous, she was having a hard time deciding what to wear! I wouldn't blame her though! =)) Meeting the parents.. whew! pressure. haha! Alexander's parents liked Raven. They had dinner at the mansion. Raven's parents invited Alexander's parents for dinner at their home. I could tell Raven was freaking! Didn't have much time to prepare. It went well in the end. A few days passed...more
LM
Okay, so I have decided to actually review the the first 6 books in this series. So far, Raven was kind of an annoying character because for a goth she was quite over dramatic when it came to her love for Alexander. Sometimes I really just wanted to skip over her thoughts about Alexander because it seemed to go on for paragraphs on. I got it from the second book how much she loves Alexander, no need to re-iterate it over and over in every book. I mean, this is one of those guilty pleasure books:...more
Mollie
Since I have already typed up this review, I'm going to keep it short and sweet.

So, basically, in this book, Alexander's parents finnally come back from Romania(sure left there son alone for long enough). I just kept waiting to see how they would react to Raven changing there entire house, and PRACTICALLY LIVING THERE ALL SUMMER. I mean, that's not that big of a deal if you're adults, but they are both only teenagers. Not to mention she was sleeping in his offin(teehee). Well, after that, Raven...more
(´*•.¸ღBexღ¸.•*´)
Goth girl Raven can never catch a break. Just when her and Alexander's relationship seems to be out of danger---think again. Alexander's parents, Cassandra and Constantine are the classic vampires. Cassandra is pale with the confidence of a queen and the attitude of a movie star, and Raven realizes that she's admiring her role model more than her own mother. Alexander's father, Constantine is the classic vampire all the way, dark with incredible eyes, with a cane and cape in tow.

All is well unt...more
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Before I took pen to paper, I was an actress. I attended a local university majoring in theatre and spent a summer in London at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts where I learned about the “Old Bard” from amazingly talented teachers.

When I returned from London, I relocated to Chicago where I lived for five years. There, I graduated from the Second City Training Center and performed improv, Shakes...more
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