2012/01/24 22:44:09 UTC

The Wolf Gift: Anne Rice Book Tour Details

Anne Rice’s latest novel, The Wolf Gift, will be released on February 14th and we have details on her upcoming book tour. Right now we have 7 stops listed and we’ll be sure to post an update if new dates are added. Continue reading below for the book synopsis and a video introduction from Anne Rice.

 

  • 2/13- TORONTO REFERENCE LIBRARY, APPEL SALON, 789 YONGE ST., TORONTO, ON – 7:00 pm
  • 2/14- PHILADELPHIA FREE LIBRARY, 1901 VINE STREET, PHILADELPHIA, PA 19103 – 7:30 pm
  • 2/15- 92ND STREET Y, 1395 LEXINGTON AVENUE, NEW YORK, NY 10128 – 8:00 pm
  • 2/17 -BARNES AND NOBLE #2089 THE GROVE AT FARMERS MARK, 189 GROVE DRIVE STE K 30, LOS ANGELES, CA 90036 – 7:00 pm
  • 2/24- BOOKS INC OPERA PLAZA, 601 VAN NESS AVENUE, SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94102 – 7:00 pm
  • 2/29 - CHANGING HANDS BOOK STORE, 6428 S. MC CLINTOCK DR # C-101, TEMPE, AZ 85283 – 7:00 pm
  • 3/3 - JUST FABULOUS BOOKSTORE, 515 NORTH PALM CANYON DRIVE, PALM SPRINGS, CA 92262 – 2:00 pm

“A daring new departure and a whole new world — modern, sleek, high-tech, and at its center, a story as old and compelling as history — the making of a werewolf, re-imagined and re-invented as only Anne Rice, teller of mesmerizing tales, conjurer extraordinaire of other realms, could create it.

The time is the present.

The place, the rugged coast of northern California. A bluff high above the Pacific. A grand mansion full of beauty and tantalizing history set against a towering redwood forest.

A young reporter on assignment from the San Francisco Observer… an older woman, welcoming him into her magnificent, historic family home that he has been sent to write about and that she must sell with some urgency… a chance encounter between two unlikely people… an idyllic night — shattered by horrific unimaginable violence… the young man inexplicably attacked — bitten — by a beast he cannot see in the rural darkness… a violent episode that sets in motion a terrifying yet seductive transformation as the young man, caught between ecstasy and horror, between embracing who he is evolving into and fearing who — what — he will become, soon experiences the thrill of the wolf gift.

As he resists the paradoxical pleasure and enthrallment of his wolfen savagery and delights in the power and (surprising) capacity for good, he is caught up in a strange and dangerous rescue and is desperately hunted as “the Man Wolf” by authorities, the media, and scientists (evidence of DNA threatens to reveal his dual existence). As a new and profound love enfolds him, questions emerge that propel him deeper into his mysterious new world: questions of why and how he has been given this gift; of its true nature and the curious but satisfying pull towards goodness; of the profound realization that there are others like him who may be watching — guardian creatures who have existed throughout time and may possess ancient secrets and alchemical knowledge; and throughout it all, the search for salvation for a soul tormented by a new realm of temptations and the fraught, exhilarating journey still to come, of being and becoming, fully, both wolf and man.”

For more details on The Wolf Gift, visit: http://annerice.com/

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  • UIUC1978

    Wish you had a few South East coast dates set up.  Would love to get the book and have you sign it. 

  • http://www.facebook.com/CAPCadetCooper Angela Marie Cooper

    It would be an awesome if you made a stop at Mysterious Galaxy in San Diego CA.

  • http://www.facebook.com/people/Ann-Marie-Beers-Tharp/751003921 Ann Marie Beers-Tharp

    How about Barnes and Noble in Bethlehem, PA???

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/M22Z7U7IDPBERQHD5CUUQDNVQE Imshelliee

    If not Mysterious Galaxy then back to Warwicks! We miss you here in San Diego!

  • http://www.facebook.com/people/Thomas-Murphy/1432231795 Thomas Murphy

    Why not stop in Chicago, Ann?

  • Anonymous

    how about barnes and noble in mankto,MN?

  • Anonymous

    I wish you would come to Colorado, I have followed your books (included graphic Novels) for so many years. In fact, Interview was the book, that taught me to ENJOY reading!!! Thank you Anne, for introducing me to so many  new worlds!!! 

  • http://www.facebook.com/john.dryer John Dryer

    Please come to Cleveland