The Vampire Lestat

By Anne Rice
Ballantine Books, Mass Market Paperbound, 9780345313867, 560pp.

Publication Date: October 11, 1994

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Description
Lestat. The vampire hero of Anne Rice's enthralling novel is a creature of the darkest and richest imagination. Once an aristocrat in the heady days of pre-revolutionary France, now a rock star in the demonic, shimmering 1980s, he rushes through the centuries in search of others like him, seeking answers to the mystery of his eternal, terrifying exsitence. His is a mesmerizing story--passionate, complex, and thrilling.
The Vampire Chronicles continue in "Prince Lestat." Look for a special preview in the back of the book.
Praise for "The Vampire Lestat"
"Frightening, sensual . . . Anne Rice will live on through the ages of literature. . . . To read her is to become giddy as if spinning through the mind of time, to become lightheaded as if our blood is slowly being drained away.""--San Francisco Chronicle"
"Fiercely ambitious, nothing less than a complete unnatural history of vampires.""--The Village Voice"
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"Brilliant . . . its undead characters are utterly alive.""--The New York Times Book Review"
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"Luxuriantly created and richly told.""--The Cleveland Plain Dealer.



About the Author
A.N. Roquelaure is the pseudonym for bestselling author Anne Rice, the author of 25 books. She lives in New Orleans.



Praise For The Vampire Lestat

“FRIGHTENING, SENSUAL . . . Anne Rice will live on through the ages of literature. . . . To read her is to become giddy as if spinning through the mind of time, to become lightheaded as if our blood is slowly being drained away.”
—San Francisco Chronicle

“FIERCELY AMBITIOUS, NOTHING LESS THAN A COMPLETE UNNATURAL HISTORY OF VAMPIRES.”
—The Village Voice

“BRILLIANT . . . ITS UNDEAD CHARACTERS ARE UTTERLY ALIVE.”
—The New York Times Book Review

“LUXURIANTLY CREATED AND RICHLY TOLD.”
—The Cleveland Plain Dealer

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