In 1983, before E.L. James’ Fifty Shades of Grey and Sylvia Day’s Bared to You, Anne Rice, writing as A.N. Roquelaure, began the first installment of the series that is now considered a forerunner of erotic literature. This boxed set, containing TheNew York Times bestseller The Claiming of Sleeping Beauty, Beauty’s Punishment, and Beauty’s Release is a testament to Anne Rice’s irresistible talent. Now in a repackaged edition with a new foreword by the author, Rice’s charged eroticism and magical style is back, connecting old and new readers alike.
A. N. Roquelaure is also known as bestselling author Anne Rice. Rice was born in New Orleans in 1941 and is the author of the widely successful Vampire Chronicles. Her first novel, Interview with the Vampire, was made into a film… More about A. N. Roquelaure