Thursday, January 1, 2015

Anne Rice

Anne Rice's latest novel is Prince Lestat, her first new Vampire Chronicles novel in more than a decade. From the author's Q & A with Rosanna Greenstreet at the Guardian:

When were you happiest?

In some respects, I’m happier now than I’ve ever been.

What is your greatest fear?

Death, of ceasing to exist.

What is your earliest memory?

A birthday party for a cousin when I was about two and a half. I wanted to put a little metal Christmas tree on the cake as a decoration.

Which living person do you most admire, and why?

The writer George...[read on]
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