Interview with the Vampire (Abridged / Audio Cassette, Abridged)
2 cassettes / 3 hours
Read by F. Murray Abraham
Also available on Compact Disk
Interview with the Vampire is a novel that evokes the brilliance, the decadence, the horror of The Vampire's world - as he pours out the erotically charged confessions of his first two hundred years as one of the living dead. It is the first of the famous "Chronicles of the Vampires" by Anne Rice.
"From the beginning we are seduced, hypnotized by the voice of the vampire."
"A supernatural thriller raised to the level of literature."
-- Philadelphia Inquirer
"If you surrender, you will find that you have surrender to enchantment, as if in a voluptuous dream."
-- Boston Globe
About the Author
Anne Rice is the author of nineteen books. She lives in New Orleans with her husband, the poet and painter Stan Rice.
About the Reader
F. Murray Abraham is a critically acclaimed actor who was the recipient of the academy Award for Best Actor for his performance as Salieri in the motion picture Amadeus.
“A magnificent, compulsively readable thriller . . . Rice begins where Bram Stoker and the Hollywood versions leave off and penetrates directly to the true fascination of the myth–the education of the vampire.”—Chicago Tribune
“Unrelentingly erotic . . . sometimes beautiful, and always unforgettable.”—Washington Post
“If you surrender and go with her . . . you have surrendered to enchantment, as in a voluptuous dream.”—Boston Globe
“A chilling, thought-provoking tale, beautifully frightening, sensuous, and utterly unnerving.”—Hartford Courant
From the Paperback edition.