Our Lady of Darkness

  • by Fritz Leiber
  • Narrated by Charles Busch
  • 6 hrs and 49 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

In this superb novel, originally published in 1977, Fritz Leiber explores the concept of "paramentals". Leiber makes his definitive statement on alienation within the urban environment and the capacity of concrete, steel, and glass to suck up miseries and spew forth monsters.


What the Critics Say

1978 World Fantasy Award

"For anyone who loves great literature, Fritz Leiber walked on water." (Harlan Ellison)
"A first-class supernatural horror story, written with all the relaxed ease of an old master." (David Pringle, Hugo-winning editor of Interzone)


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Customer Reviews

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My favorite novel by my favorite writer, "Our Lady of Darkness" by Fritz Leiber has held up for me with repeated readings, and I was delighted to finally hear this book performed on audio. Charles Busch did an outstanding job, reading the story with intelligence and verve, skillfully bringing the various characters to life with a solid array of voices. Bravo!
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- Kindle Customer

terrible narrator

story good; narrator terrible. irritating voice, frequently read sentences incorrectly with pauses in the wrong place.
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- Joe Krippel

Book Details

  • Release Date: 02-14-2012
  • Publisher: Audible Studios