Title: Vampire Cats, Fangs #1
Author: Carol Ellis
Published: August 20, 1996
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers
When her best friend, Richie, moves away Tiffany adopts a stray cat named Blackjack, a mysterious vampire feline who is really Richie in disguise and who has returned in time for her big sister's wedding. (fantasticfiction.co.uk)A new author and this is for real right here. I'm not sure how the cats being vampires come into play but apparently someone's either a shapeshifter or has been reincarnated (totally just did a Freudian slip and typed reincatnated). As a vampire cat. Okay . . .