Picks and Pans Review: The Queen of the Damned
updated 12/26/1988 AT 01:00 AM EST
•originally published 12/26/1988 AT 01:00 AM EST
And when Rice looks in a mirror, what does she see? Not many of her characters, certainly, since she has turned out three bookloads of vampires now, and they are getting to be without substance any way you look at them. Nope, she sees a woman who ought to be asking herself what a nice novelist like her is doing on a list like this.