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Interview With the Vampire by Anne Rice - The Literary Phoenix
Oh Anne Rice. I have a difficult time understanding why I loved your books so much when I was in high school. Honestly? Interview with the Vampire is just plain boring. It is told in interview format, but 95% of the book is just Louis talking. For as poetic a speaker Louis may be, telling your entire story in dialogue means description is sparse. And the way Interview With the Vampire is told, it is in first person past tense so everything was reflective. When something exciting or terrifying was happening to Louis, Lestat, and Claudia… I was just bored. Because Louis …