We and the participating authors first want to thank everyone who took the time to vote for their favorite vampire character. After tallying up all the votes (close to 1,000 total votes!), the winner for the first Battle of the Beasts: Vampires competition is… Author C.E. Black for her vampire character Lucas Christenson from Enduring Kiss! Round Two begins tonight after midnight with the Battle of the Beasts: Werewolves! competition! We hope to see you then!