New Tales of the Vampires by Anne Rice Review

Review of New Tales of the Vampires by Anne Rice

Anne Rice started off her career with writing tales of vampires Lestat and Louis, and eventually she streamed out to include a new series of books – New Tales of the Vampires. New Tales of the Vampires are stories focused on minor vampires that have their own personal stories to narrate.

The series of New Tales of the Vampires comprises of two books – Pandora and Vittorio. The novel of Pandora relates to a decent vampire and the novel of Vittorio relates to a miserable stumbled vampire. Pandora was published in the year nineteen hundred and ninety eight (1998) and Vittorio followed Pandora and was published in the year nineteen hundred and ninety nine (1999). Read more…

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Blood Canticle by Anne Rice Review

Review of Blood Canticle by Anne Rice

Characters and elements from many of Anne Rice’s earlier books now reunite in one of the amazing additions to the series “The Vampire Chronicles” – “Blood Canticle”. The book was published in the year two thousand and three (2003) and is also the last addition to the series as after the novel, Anne Rice declared that she would only write for the lord.

“Blood Canticle” has been written in the first person from the view point of the vampire Lestat and has been set in the city of New Orleans. The story is very much different than the rest of the earlier novels and is also slow paced in comparison to others. Read more…

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Blackwood Farm by Anne Rice Review

Review of Blackwood Farm by Anne Rice

Anne Rice has been writing novels for more than twenty years, and has created a niche for herself. One of the remarkable additions to her series – “The Vampire Chronicles” is the novel “Blackwood Farm” and was published in the year two thousand and two (2002).

“Blackwood Farm” has been imparted with a unique feature by Anne Rice. The hard cover book encompasses the theme of witches as well as the vampires. Characters from The Mayfair series and the vampire chronicles are introduced in order to make “Blackwood Farm” a self contained one.

“Blackwood Farm” is set in the city of New Orleans and the bayous of Louisiana with the main character of the novel being a new vampire to the series of The Vampire Chronicles – Tarquin Blackwood also addressed throughout the novel as Quinn. Read more…

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Blood and Gold by Anne Rice Review

Review of Blood and Gold by Anne Rice

“Blood and Gold” is the eighth addition by the thrilling author Anne Rice to her series “The Vampire Chronicles”. The most distinguishing feature that sets “Blood and Gold” apart from the earlier novels and is also the unique selling point is that the novel is a heady mix of overripe romance and gothic horror clubbed with poetic vision. The book was released in the year two thousand and one.

“Blood and Gold” has the main character as Marius. Marius was the creator of Armand, mentor of Lestat and also the lover of Pandora. The novel is all about life of Marius who has appeared consistently in all the earlier novels. Read more…

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Merrick by Anne Rice Review

Review of Merrick by Anne Rice

After giving the readers an exceptional opportunity to go through some exceptional novels with mind blowing scripts such as Interview with the Vampire, The Vampire Lestat, The Queen of the damned, etc, Anne Rice has again shown her exceptional story writing technique in “Merrick”.

Merrick is the seventh novel of the horror series – The Vampire Chronicles and was published in the year two thousand (2000). Merrick is a magnificent tale of occult and sorcery in which Anne Rice brings together the Mayfair witches and her vampires. Read more…

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The Tale of the Body Thief by Anne Rice Review

Review of The Tale of the Body Thief by Anne Rice

After the incredible success of the earlier three novels – Interview with the Vampire, The Vampire Lestat and The Queen of the Damned, the fourth entry into the horror series – The Vampire Chronicles is “The Tale of the Body Thief”.

“The Tale of the Body Thief” is a book of action and is focused on the storyline of the soul, the body and the migration of soul. Anne Rice has kept the center character as Lestat whose detailed biography was written in The Vampire Lestat.

It is doubtless that the script of “The Tale of the Body Thief” is highly entertaining with trill, adventure and drama embedded in each and every page and paragraph of the book.
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