Anne Rice is one of the greatest authors who knows how to do Vampires right. Before her rise, Vampires are usually monsters and villains. She is the first author who made them sympathetic characters. Anne Rice made Vampires sexy and glamorous.
Last October, author JF Garrard was raising funds for The Undead Sorceress, a multicultural urban fantasy novel — and the first book of a series called The International House of Vampires — on Kickstarter. She ultimately met her goal and received over CAD$3,000 from a total of 69 backers.