Invisible Monsters

  • by Chuck Palahniuk
  • Narrated by Anna Fields
  • 5 hrs and 56 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

She's a fashion model who has everything: a boyfriend, a career, a loyal best friend. But when a sudden freeway "accident" leaves her disfigured and incapable of speech, she is transformed from the beautiful center of attention to an invisible monster, so hideous that no one will acknowledge she exists. Enter Brandy Alexander, Queen Supreme, one operation away from becoming a real woman, who will teach her that reinventing yourself means erasing your past and making up something better - and that salvation hides in the last places you'll ever want to look.


What the Critics Say

"This is a wild ride of a novel." (Booklist)
"Gutsy, terse, and cunning, Invisible Monsters may emerge as Palahniuk's strongest book." (Seattle Times)


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Customer Reviews

Most Helpful

Excellent - classic chuck and well performed

Where does Invisible Monsters rank among all the audiobooks you’ve listened to so far?

Very high. This was a great performance and story

What did you like best about this story?

The depth and character in Chuck's writing and the detail and understanding in the subjects he explores.

Have you listened to any of Anna Fields’s other performances? How does this one compare?

I have not heard any of her other work, but this was fantastic.

If you made a film of this book, what would be the tag line be?

The turbulent life of fashion world survivor

Any additional comments?


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- XopsX

not for me

I didn't identify or have any empathy for the main characters, I just did'n't like or care about them. I should have realized this by reading the synopsis but I did get the impression it was going to be removed from a typical sex change diva and his best girl type drama. Suffice to say it wasn't and I got the feeling the author was trying to shock us by attacking that fake plastic world that the model lives in, and it's not a viewpoint that I have an interest in or care for.

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- Ben

Book Details

  • Release Date: 30-11-2006
  • Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.