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Product Code: 9780345409676

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Biographical Note:
ANNE RICE lives in New Orleans with her husband, the poet and painter Stan Rice, and their son, Christopher.


Jacket Description/Flap:
"STARTLING . . . FIENDISH . . . MEMNOCH'S TALE IS COMPELLING."
--New York Daily News
"Like Interview with the Vampire, Memnoch has a half-maddened, fever-pitch intensity. . . . Narrated by Rice's most cherished character, the vampire Lestat, Memnoch tells a tale as old as Scripture's legends and as modern as today's religious strife."
--Rolling Stone
"SENSUAL . . . BOLD, FAST-PACED."
--USA Today
"Rice has penned an ambitious close to this long-running series. . . . Fans will no doubt devour this."
--The Washington Post Book World
"MEMNOCH THE DEVIL OFFERS PASSAGES OF POETIC BRILLIANCE."
--Playboy
"[MEMNOCH] is one of Rice's most intriguing and sympathetic characters to date. . . . Rice ups the ante, taking Lestat where few writers have ventured: into heaven and hell itself. She carries it off in top form."
--The Seattle Times


Review Quotes:
"[MEMNOCH] is one of Rice's most intriguing and sympathetic characters to date. . . . Rice ups the ante, taking Lestat where few writers have ventured: into heaven and hell itself. She carries it off in top form".

-- The Seattle Times



Publisher Marketing:
"STARTLING . . . FIENDISH . . . MEMNOCH'S TALE IS COMPELLING".
--New York Daily News
"Like Interview with the Vampire, Memnoch has a half-maddened, fever-pitch intensity. . . . Narrated by Rice's most cherished character, the vampire Lestat, Memnoch tells a tale as old as Scripture's legends and as modern as today's religious strife".
--Rolling Stone
"SENSUAL . . . BOLD, FAST-PACED".
--USA Today
"Rice has penned an ambitious close to this long-running series. . . . Fans will no doubt devour this".
--The Washington Post Book World
"MEMNOCH THE DEVIL OFFERS PASSAGES OF POETIC BRILLIANCE".
--Playboy
"[MEMNOCH] is one of Rice's most intriguing and sympathetic characters to date. . . . Rice ups the ante, taking Lestat where few writers have ventured: into heaven and hell itself. She carries it off in top form".
--The Seattle Times


Publisher Marketing:
"STARTLING . . . FIENDISH . . . MEMNOCH'S TALE IS COMPELLING."
--New York Daily News

"Like Interview with the Vampire, Memnoch has a half-maddened, fever-pitch intensity. . . . Narrated by Rice's most cherished character, the vampire Lestat, Memnoch tells a tale as old as Scripture's legends and as modern as today's religious strife."
--Rolling Stone

"SENSUAL . . . BOLD, FAST-PACED."
--USA Today

"Rice has penned an ambitious close to this long-running series. . . . Fans will no doubt devour this."
--The Washington Post Book World

"MEMNOCH THE DEVIL OFFERS PASSAGES OF POETIC BRILLIANCE."
--Playboy

"[MEMNOCH] is one of Rice's most intriguing and sympathetic characters to date. . . . Rice ups the ante, taking Lestat where few writers have ventured: into heaven and hell itself. She carries it off in top form."
--The Seattle Times


Review Citations:
  • Booklist 06/01/1995 pg. 1684 (EAN 9780679441014, Hardcover)
  • Library Journal Prepub Alert 04/15/1995 pg. 58 (EAN 9780679441014, Hardcover)
  • Library Journal 06/15/1995 pg. 96 (EAN 9780679441014, Hardcover)
  • Publishers Weekly 06/05/1995 pg. 51 (EAN 9780679441014, Hardcover)
  • Kirkus Reviews 05/15/1995 pg. 665 (EAN 9780679441014, Hardcover) - *Starred Review
  • New York Times 07/23/1995 pg. 14 (EAN 9780679441014, Hardcover)
  • Library Journal 04/15/1995 (EAN 9780679441014, Hardcover)
  • New York Times 09/15/1996 pg. 44 (EAN 9780345389404, Paperback)