By Anne Rice
THE VAMPIRE international IS IN main issue . . .
Old vampires, roused from deep shut eye within the earth, are doing the bidding of a Voice commanding that they indiscriminately burn their relations in towns around the globe, from Paris to Mumbai, Hong Kong to San Francisco. Left with little time to spare, a number of general characters together with Louis de Pointe du Lac, Armand, or even the vampire Lestat, needs to embark on a trip to find who—or what—is riding this mysterious being.