Author: Anne Rice

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783596153381


Page: 334

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Hohelied des Blutes

aus der Chronik der Vampire : Roman

Author: Anne Rice

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783442464838


Page: 429

View: 939

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Prince Lestat

The Vampire Chronicles 11

Author: Anne Rice

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 1473507618

Category: Fiction

Page: 480

View: 382

After a 15 year wait LESTAT is back in Anne Rice's long awaited new Vampire Chronicles novel. Soon to be a major TV series. The vampire world is in crisis - their kind have been proliferating out of control and, thanks to technologies undreamed of in previous centuries, they can communicate as never before. Roused from their earth-bound slumber, ancient ones are in thrall to the Voice, which commands that they burn fledgling vampires in cities from Paris to Mumbai, Hong Kong to Kyoto and San Francisco. Immolations, huge massacres, have commenced all over the world. Who - or what - is the Voice? What does it desire, and why? There is only one vampire, only one blood drinker, truly known to the entire world of the Undead. Will the dazzling hero-wanderer, the dangerous rebel-outlaw Lestat heed the call to unite the Children of Darkness as they face this new twilight? Anne Rice's epic, luxuriant, fiercely ambitious new novel brings together all the worlds and beings of the legendary Vampire Chronicles, from present-day New York and Ancient Egypt to fourth-century Carthage and Renaissance Venice; from Louis de Pointe du Lac; Armand the eternally young; Mekare and Maharet; to Pandora and Flavius; David Talbot, vampire and ultimate fixer from the Secret Talamasca; and Marius, the true child of the Millennia. It also introduces many other seductive supernatural creatures, and heralds significant new blood.
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Gespräch mit dem Vampir


Author: Anne Rice,Karl Berisch

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783442410156

Category: Vampires

Page: 287

View: 353

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Interview mit einem Vampir

Claudias Story

Author: Anne Rice

Publisher: CARLSEN Verlag

ISBN: 3646702850

Category: Comics & Graphic Novels

Page: 224

View: 3922

Bereits als kleines Mädchen wird sie von dem Vampir Lestat verwandelt und lebt fortan mit ihren beiden Vampir-Vätern Louis de Pointe du Lac und Lestat de Lioncourt auf einem herrschaftlichen Anwesen. Viele Jahre des vollkommenen Glückes vergehe, bis sich allmählich Unzufriedenheit bei Claudia einstellt, weil sie wie von jedem ein kleines Kind behandelt wird, obwohl sie doch inzwischen schon reich an »Lebenserfahrung« ist! Mit der Unzufriedenheit steigt auch ihr Verlangen nach Blut... Claudia – Waise, Tochter, Opfer, Monster...
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The Vampire Lestat

Author: Anne Rice

Publisher: Little Brown

ISBN: 9780708831533

Category: Horror tales

Page: 599

View: 4126

Ah, the taste and feel of blood when all passion and greed is sharpened in that one desire!' Lestat: a vampire - but very much not the conventional undead, for Lestat is the truly alive. Lestat is vivid, ecstatic, stagestruck, and in his extravagant story he plunges from the lasciviousness of eighteenth-century Paris to the demonic Egypt of prehistory; from fin-de-siecle New Orleans to the frenetic twentieth-century world of rock superstardom - as, pursued by the living and the dead, he searches across time for the secret of his own dark immortality.
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Der Fürst der Finsternis


Author: Anne Rice

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783442469215


Page: 606

View: 7906

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An Annotated Guide to Novels in Series

Author: Janet Husband,Jonathan F. Husband

Publisher: American Library Association

ISBN: 0838909671

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 782

View: 8068

A guide to series fiction lists popular series, identifies novels by character, and offers guidance on the order in which to read unnumbered series.
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Blackwood Farm

The Vampire Chronicles 9 (Paranormal Romance)

Author: Anne Rice

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 140903674X

Category: Fiction

Page: 784

View: 7721

The 9th novel in Anne Rice's bestselling Vampire Chronicles. Mystery and magic combine in this masterpiece from the mistress of the vampire genre A terrifying drama of bloodlust and betrayal is unravelling within the Blackwood Farm family. Their grand Southern mansion, set among dark cypress swamps in Louisiana, harbours terrible, blood-stained secrets. Heir to them all is the young, rash and beautiful Quinn Blackwood. But he is being controlled an evil spirit, a demon who could destroy him and others. Only the unearthly power of the vampire Lestat, combined with the earthly powers of the ubiquitous Mayfair witch clan can save Quinn from himself, and rescue the doomed girl he loves from her own mortality. Shocking, savage and richly erotic, this novel brings us Anne Rice at her most powerfully disturbing. Here are vampire and witches, men and women, demons and doppelgangers, caught up in a maelstrom of death and destruction, blood and fire, cruelty and fate.
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Beauty's Punishment

Number 2 in series

Author: A.N. Roquelaure,Anne Rice

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 1405522038

Category: Fiction

Page: 256

View: 9930

An erotic novel of discipline, love and surrender from master storyteller Anne Rice. This sequel to The Claiming of Sleeping Beauty resumes Beauty's explicit, teasing exploration of the psychology of human desire and seduction. Now Beauty, having indulged in a secret and forbidden infatuation with the rebellious slave Prince Tristan, is sent away. Sold at auction, she will soon experience the tantalizing punishments of 'the village,' as her education in love, cruelty, dominance, submission and tenderness is turned over to the brazenly handsome Captain of the Guard. Once again Anne Rice's classic tale of pleasure and pain dares to explore the most primal and well-hidden desires of the human heart. This is the second of Anne Rice's classic Sleeping Beauty trilogy.
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Monster Culture in the 21st Century

A Reader

Author: Marina Levina,Diem-My T. Bui

Publisher: A&C Black

ISBN: 1441185372

Category: Social Science

Page: 344

View: 317

In the past decade, our rapidly changing world faced terrorism, global epidemics, economic and social strife, new communication technologies, immigration, and climate change to name a few. These fears and tensions reflect an evermore-interconnected global environment where increased mobility of people, technologies, and disease have produced great social, political, and economical uncertainty. The essays in this collection examine how monstrosity has been used to manage these rising fears and tensions. Analyzing popular films and televisions shows, such as True Blood, Twilight, Paranormal Activity, District 9, Battlestar Galactica, and Avatar, it argues that monstrous narratives of the past decade have become omnipresent specifically because they represent collective social anxieties over resisting and embracing change in the 21st century. The first comprehensive text that uses monstrosity not just as a metaphor for change, but rather a necessary condition through which change is lived and experienced in the 21st century, this approach introduces a different perspective toward the study of monstrosity in culture.
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Die Königin der Verdammten


Author: Anne Rice

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783442469239


Page: 540

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The Vampire Chronicles Collection

Volume 1

Author: Anne Rice

Publisher: Random House Digital, Inc.

ISBN: 0345456343

Category: Fiction

Page: 448

View: 3306

Follows the three-century life of Lestat, from his boyhood in eighteenth-century France to his contemporary career as rock star and vampire.
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Encyclopedia of Gothic Literature

Author: Mary Ellen Snodgrass

Publisher: Infobase Publishing

ISBN: 1438109113

Category: Gothic revival (Literature)

Page: 497

View: 3395

Presents an alphabetical reference guide detailing the lives and works of authors associated with Gothic literature.
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Anne Rice's the Vampire Lestat

A Graphic Novel

Author: Faye Perozich,Anne Rice,Daerick Gross

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780345373946

Category: Humor

Page: 384

View: 4348

Lestat recounts the story of how he became a vampire in eighteenth-century France
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Memnoch der Teufel


Author: Anne Rice

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783442441969


Page: 477

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So finster die Nacht

Thriller. Mit exklusiver Kurzgeschichte

Author: John Ajvide Lindqvist


ISBN: 3838754921

Category: Fiction

Page: 560

View: 5971

Wenn das Unfassbare Einzug hält, nimmt es anfangs niemand wahr ... In dem Stockholmer Vorort Blackeberg wird die Leiche eines Jungen gefunden. Sein Körper enthält keinen Tropfen Blut mehr. Alles deutet auf einen Ritualmörder hin. Noch ahnt niemand, was tatsächlich geschehen ist. Auch der zwölfjährige Oskar verfolgt fasziniert die Nachrichten. Wer könnte der Mörder sein? Und warum sind in der Nachbarwohnung die Fenster stets verhangen ... Eine fesselnde Geschichte über Liebe, Rache - und das Grauen. Dieses E-Book enthält neben dem Roman "So finster die Nacht" die Kurzgeschichte "Das dunkle Echo der Liebe", die hier erstmals auf Deutsch veröffentlicht ist.
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Author: Anne Rice

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783442554348


Page: 575

View: 4560

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Blackwood Farm

aus der Chronik der Vampire ; Roman

Author: Anne Rice

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783442461691


Page: 671

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Vampire Readings

An Annotated Bibliography

Author: Patricia Altner

Publisher: N.A


Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 163

View: 6842

Features entries on vampire literature, covering novels, anthologies, nonfiction, young adult literature, and authors such as Anne Rice, Tanith Lee, and Christopher Pike.
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