Brand: Ballantine Books

Product Code: 9780345351524

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Brief Description:
Reprint. Originally published: A.A. Knopf, 1988.


Biographical Note:
Anne Rice is the author of thirty-two books. She lives in Palm Desert, California.


Jacket Description/Flap:
"A welcome chance to catch up with old friends...Fascinating...When we emerge from its folds, there's good news on the last page: 'The chronicle of the vampires will continue.' Yum."
PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER
A feat of mesmerizing storytelling, a chilling entertainment, THE QUEEN OF THE DAMNED unleashes Akasha, the Queen herself, who has risen from a six-thousand year sleep to let loose the powers of the night. Akasha has a marvelously devious plan to "save" mankind and destroy Lestat--in this extraordinarily sensual novel of the complex, erotic, electrifying world of the undead.


Marc Notes:
Sequel to: The vampire Lestat.;Reprint. Originally published: A.A. Knopf, 1988.


Review Quotes:
"Mesmerizing . . . a wonderful web of dark-side mythology." --San Francisco Chronicle

"With The Queen of the Damned, Anne Rice has created universes within universes, traveling back in time as far as ancient, pre-pyramidic Egypt and journeying from the frozen mountain peaks of Nepal to the crowded, sweating streets of southern Florida." --Los Angeles Times

"Imaginative . . . intelligently written . . . This is popular fiction of the highest order." --USA Today

"A tour de force." --The Boston Globe


Publisher Marketing:
In a feat of virtuoso storytelling, Anne Rice unleashes Akasha, the queen of the damned, who has risen from a six-thousand-year sleep to let loose the powers of the night. Akasha has a marvelously devious plan to "save" mankind and destroy the vampire Lestat--in this extraordinarily sensual novel of the complex, erotic, electrifying world of the undead.

Praise for The Queen of the Damned

"Mesmerizing . . . a wonderful web of dark-side mythology." --San Francisco Chronicle

"With The Queen of the Damned, Anne Rice has created universes within universes, traveling back in time as far as ancient, pre-pyramidic Egypt and journeying from the frozen mountain peaks of Nepal to the crowded, sweating streets of southern Florida." --Los Angeles Times

"Imaginative . . . intelligently written . . . This is popular fiction of the highest order." --USA Today

"A tour de force." --The Boston Globe


Review Citations:
  • Metacritic 01/01/0001 (EAN 9780790771946, DVD-Video)
  • Metacritic 10/30/2015 (EAN 9780790771946, DVD-Video)
  • Metacritic 01/01/0001 (EAN 9780790767536, DVD-Video)
  • Metacritic 10/30/2015 (EAN 0883929245567, Blu Ray)
  • Library Journal 10/01/1988 (EAN 9780394558233, Hardcover)
  • Publishers Weekly 08/12/1988 (EAN 9780394558233, Hardcover)
  • Wilson Fiction Catalog 04/11/2019 (EAN 9780394558233, Hardcover)