Memnoch the Devil
"STARTLING . . . FIENDISH . . . MEMNOCH'S TALE IS COMPELLING."
--New York Daily News
"Like Interview with the Vampire, Memnoch has a half-maddened, fever-pitch intensity. . . . Narrated by Rice's most cherished character, the vampire Lestat, Memnoch tells a tale as old as Scripture's legends and as modern as today's religious strife."
"SENSUAL . . . BOLD, FAST-PACED."
"Rice has penned an ambitious close to this long-running series. . . . Fans will no doubt devour this."
--The Washington Post Book World
"MEMNOCH THE DEVIL OFFERS PASSAGES OF POETIC BRILLIANCE."
"[MEMNOCH] is one of Rice's most intriguing and sympathetic characters to date. . . . Rice ups the ante, taking Lestat where few writers have ventured: into heaven and hell itself. She carries it off in top form."
--The Seattle Times
From the Paperback edition.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Syndelle777 - LibraryThing
Very interesting twist on Christian mythology. Anne Rice never ceases to amaze me with her ability to take something so well-known and spin it in a new way. Bravo! Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Kassilem - LibraryThing
This was a hard book to get through for the first half. Part of this was the fact that I felt like too much time was spent on things that didn't matter in the long run. But part of it was that I ... Read full review