Dance of the Dead (novel)

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Dance of the Dead
Author Christie Golden
Country United States
Language English
Series Ravenloft series
Genre Fantasy novel
Published 1992 (TSR, Inc.)
Media type Print (Paperback)

Dance of the Dead is a fantasy horror novel by Christie Golden, set in the world of Ravenloft, and based on the Dungeons & Dragons game.[1]

Plot summary[edit]

The story follows the adventures of Larisa Snowmane, a dancer who travels across the land of Ravenloft by ship.[1] The captain of the ship has evil intentions, however, and the ship comes to land at an island full of zombies.[1] Larisa, along with some of the living inhabitants of the island, must perform a magical dance called the Dance of the Dead in order to save herself from the captain.[1]


Amos C. Patterson of Kliatt praised the book's story and character development, saying the novel would keep readers interested until the end.[1]


  1. ^ a b c d e "Golden, Christie 1963–". Contemporary Authors. January 1, 2007. Retrieved September 27, 2012.  – via HighBeam Research (subscription required)