Strange Stories # Smoke Ghost by Fritz Leiber. Strange Story # Smoke Ghost Author: Fritz Leiber Collected In: Selected Stories. Smoke Ghost & Other Apparitions has 48 ratings and 3 reviews. Carla Remy said : Dirt, detritus, flakes and dust of modern urban life obsess Leiber (here a. Smoke Ghost has 32 ratings and 5 reviews. When a man keeps on seeing a smoke ghost, he questions his own sanity.
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Put the cherry in the bottom of a chilled coupe glass and strain the mixed drink into the glass. Jason rated it liked it Dec 22, Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Mark rated it really liked it Dec 17, The quotation which I started this piece with comes from right at the start of the story, as if to let the unsuspecting Forties reader know that things had changed.
Cassidy rated it really liked it Sep 25, Leigh rated it really liked it Jan 14, Indeed, it is Wran who commits the solecism of unconsciously uttering a muffled cry when he is thost by something beyond the carriage window: Robert Bloch It exists in the mind.
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He found his mature voice early in the first of the sword-and-sorcery adventures featuring the large sensitive barbarian Fafhrd and the small street-smart-ish Gray Mouser; he returned to this series at variou Fritz Reuter Leiber, Jr.
Thursday, 10 May Strange Stories Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Shane rated it it was amazing Nov 08, This book is not yet featured on Listopia. David rated it it was amazing May 11, This page short story originally appeared in the October issue of Unknown Worlds.
Lee Suang rated it did not like it May 08, Tim Newton rated it it was amazing Mar 22, Leiber’s late short fiction, and the fine horror novel Our Lady of Darkness, combine autobiographical issues like his struggle with depression and alcoholism with meditations on the emotional content of the fantastic genres.
Sharon rated it really liked it Jul 09, Post was not sent – check your email addresses! The kind that would Leiber’s science fiction includes the planet-smashing The Wanderer in which a large cast mostly survive flood, fire, and the sexual attentions leibdr feline aliens, and the satirical A Spectre is Haunting Texas in which a gangling, exo-skeleton-clad actor from the Moon leads a revolution and finds his true love.
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Smoke Ghost & Other Apparitions
Wednesday, October 12, Review: There is something creepy on the smoke. Dan Goodman rated it it was ok Jan 17, Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Your email address will not be published. Zang rated it it was amazing Nov 16, One of my all-time favourite weird stories.
Kirsty rated it it was ok Mar 12, Apr 17, Andrew Saylor rated it it was amazing.
Or, more accurately, perhaps, that the narrative movement has shifted direction: Each one overlying and yet blending with the other, like a pile of semi-transparent masks. Zang rated it it was amazing Nov 16, The ghost soot will get you.
In the world of fantasy, Leiber is a writer who can take you into the deepest wells of fhost, suspense, thrills, and even compassion, and always these sensations hit you unexpectedly.
Alan Bligh rated it really liked it Mar 23, Marissa van Uden rated it really liked it Jun 18, Neheroth rated it liked it Oct 16, At the same time, Leiber very deftly captures that particular experience of riding home at night along suburban train lines, looking out over the roofs and seeing a peculiar high-rise world that is invisible from street level.
The smoke ghost is all our negative, alienated feelings come back to haunt us William leibrr rated it liked it Jul 31, I love the writing and the non literal story.
Want to Read saving…. Kyle rated it liked it Nov 12, Want to Read saving…. Dirt, detritus, flakes and dust of modern urban life obsess Leiber here and also in his novel Our Lady of Darkness.
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