Rider Haggard  are writers who have influenced her work. Interview with the Vampire[ edit ] Inwhile still grieving the loss of her daughter, Rice took a previously written short story and turned it into her first novel, the bestselling Interview with the Vampire. She based her vampires on Gloria Holden 's character in Dracula's Daughter: I was really just going with that feeling when writing Interview With the Vampire.
Prince Lestat and Christopher Rice: Joining her is her son, New York Times bestseller Christopher Ricewho presents his two new novels—a ghost story that takes place on a haunted New Orleans plantation, and a supernatural erotic romance.
Prince Lestat opens with the vampire world in crisis. Vampires have been proliferating out of control and huge massacres have commenced all over the world.
Old vampires, roused from slumber, are doing the bidding of a Voice commanding that they indiscriminately burn young vampires. As the novel moves from the present-day to ancient Egypt, fourth century Carthage, 14th-century Rome, the Venice of the Renaissance, the worlds and beings of all the Vampire Chronicles — Louis de Pointe du Lac; the eternally young Armand; Mekare and Maharet, Pandora and Flavius; David Talbot, and Marius — come together to seek out who — or what — the Voice is, and to discover the secret of what it desires and why.
And, at the book's center, the seemingly absent, curiously missing hero-wanderer, the dazzling, dangerous rebel-outlaw — the great hope of the Undead, the dazzling Prince Lestat. New York Times bestseller Christopher Rice presents The Vinesthe dark history of Spring House, a beautifully restored plantation mansion on the outskirts of New Orleans, has long been forgotten.
But something sinister lurks beneath the soil of the old estate. After heiress and current owner Caitlin Chaisson is witness to her husband's stunning betrayal at her own birthday party, she tries to take her own life in the mansion's gazebo.
Instead, the blood she spills awakens dark forces in the ground below. By morning, her husband has vanished without a trace and his mistress has gone mad.
Nova, daughter to Spring House's groundskeeper, has always suspected that something malevolent haunts the old place, and in the aftermath of the birthday party she enlists Caitlin's estranged best friend, Blake, to help her get to the bottom of it.
The pair soon realizes that the vengeance enacted by this sinister and otherworldly force comes at a terrible price. Letter groups printed on top of ticket will be called at 2: First name personalization will be available upon request.
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United States added from IndieBound.Mega-bestselling author Anne Rice, writing as A. N. Roquelaure, returns to the mysterious kingdom of Queen Eleanor in this new chapter of her Sleeping Beauty series.
When the great queen is reported dead, Beauty and Laurent return to 4/5(). The delicious and erotically charged sequel to The Claiming of Sleeping Beauty, from the author of Beauty's Kingdom. This sequel to The Claiming of Sleeping Beauty, the first of Anne Rice's (writing as A.N.
Roquelaure) elegantly written volumes of erotica, continues her explicit, teasing exploration of the psychology of human desire.3/5(13). In the first book of the trilogy, Anne Rice (author of Beauty's Kingdom), writing as A.N.
Roquelaure, retells the Beauty story and probes the unspoken implications of this lush, suggestive tale by exploring its undeniable connection to sexual desire/5(). The Second of the Classic Erotic Trilogy of Sleeping BeautyThis sequel to The Claiming of Sleeping Beauty, the first of Anne Rice's elegantly written volumes of erotica, continues her explicit, teasing exploration of the psychology of human desire.
The Claiming of Sleeping Beauty - Erotic Adventures of Sleeping Beauty Author: Anne Rice as A.
N. Roquelaure In the traditional folk tale "Sleeping Beauty," the spell cast upon the lovely young princess and everyone in her castle can only be broken by the kiss of a Prince. As Anne Rice, I’m known for certain kinds of novels; the Roquelaure books retain the name Roquelaure (even with my name added) to indicate that this is something “different.” If Anne Rice is one kind of savory dish, well this is another entirely.