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Anne Rice is an author - most famous for the Vampire Chronicles, beginning with Interview with the Vampire.

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Can a Vampire See Another Vampire's Reflection in a Mirror?

In the movie Interview With the Vampire, based on Anne Rice's novel of the same title, Claudia sits at a vanity with a mirror - her reflection doesn't appear and that got me to thinking: Generally ...
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Revenants in "Interview with the Vampire" and elsewhere: did Rice invent this description? [closed]

If I recall correctly, Rice describes revenants as vampires that become "brain damaged" (I am not sure if that was the term) due to them being bitten and entombed or buried and not being able to feed ...
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In what order should Anne Rice's Vampire Chronicles and Mayfair Witches be read?

I don't know why it took me so long but I have just started reading the vampire chronicles. I have been looking into the correct reading order and have found vastly different opinions, even from ...
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Did Anne Rice portray Dracula in a work of fiction?

I'm curious if Anne Rice ever featured Dracula in a work of fiction, i.e. in her vampire novels or in a short story? If not, why? I haven't read all of her vampire novels, but I Googled around and ...
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Were Lestat's special abilities developed with his vampire state, or was he already skilled?

In Anne Rice's "The Vampire Chronicles", Lestat plays the violin and sings amazingly. Were these abilities he possessed before turning or do vampires in her books develop amazing abilities, perhaps ...
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If a baby were turned into a vampire, would it mature like Claudia?

In Anne Rice’s Vampire Chronicles novels it is forbidden to turn a child into a vampire because they never age, but Claudia could mature and grow intellectually. If an infant, only a few months old, ...
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