In this work, the author tell us the other side of the history.
Even when we are aware of all the events between Louis and Lestat and their first separation in the book Interview with the vampire . In this work, the life of Lestat since we is a human being is narrated, we are witness of his interest about acting, the fights with his father and brothers, the unvalued support from his mother who is turned into a vampire later by Lestat himself, the meeting with Marcus and the ancestors and fathers of all the vampires inthe world.The opportunity of drink the blood of the Queen of the vampires, his confrontation with Armand and the others vampires as the reconciliation with them by let them live in the theater of Paris, which is propriety of Lestat.
All this situations fixed in somehow the Lestat´s decisions when met and turned Louis to a vampire as well the little Claudia, even Marcu´s warn about the dangers to turn someone so young to a vampire.Lestat decide to do it,without think in the consequences.
The things which helped in crisis as his mother´s supports,he doesn´t see her often though, the strenght get fromthe Queen´s blood.Give them the opportunity of living a new life where he is a rock start with mortal partners, which band is famous due to the Lestat´s song, and he finally get his dream of being an artist.
Even when the danger of the other vampires who don´t like Lestat´s actions which put in danger the anonymity of all of them, Lestat continue doing because he always do what he want to do. He recover Loui´s love and Marcu´s love as well Armand, so together with the adding of his mother start to live together again without notice the following danger near to them.