Long before E.L. James had ever written a page of the Fifty Shades trilogy, Anne Rice had published a trilogy of erotic tales called the Sleeping Beauty trilogy. Now, with the popularity of James’ novels, the trilogy Rice published under the pen name A.N. Roquelaure will be re-released. The Sleeping Beauty series is a look at the classic fairy tale with an erotic twist. Anne Rice, creator of the Vampire Lestat, the Mayf Want to Read. Shelving menuSeries Works: Vittorio the Vampire, Pandora.
The Sleeping Beauty Quartet is a series of four novels written by American author Anne Rice under the pseudonym of A. N. Roquelaure. The quartet comprises The Claiming of Sleeping Beauty, Beauty's Punishment, Beauty's Release, and Beauty's Kingdom, first published individually in , , , and , respectively, in the United States. They are erotic BDSM novels set in a medieval fantasy Author: Anne Rice. Before E.L. James' Fifty Shades of Grey and Sylvia Day's Bared to You,, there was Anne Rice’s provocative take on the timeless fairy tale “Sleeping Beauty. “ In the final volume of Anne Rice's deliciously tantalizing erotic trilogy, Beauty's adventures on the dark side of sexuality make her the bound captive of an Eastern Sultan and a prisoner in the exotic confines of the harem.