Ombria in Shadow

  • by Patricia A. McKillip
  • Narrated by Dina Pearlman
  • 8 hrs and 23 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Ombria. It is a city that echoes with the footfalls of sapphire-heeled shoes...that holds its breath as a straw-haired apparition glides through its streets...that sees its dreams-and nightmares-take shape in the drawings of a bastard-heir. It is an enchanted time and place envisioned by World Fantasy Award winner Patricia A. McKillip, acclaimed author of The Tower at Stony Wood....

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What the Critics Say

World Fantasy Award, Best Novel, 2003

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Beautifully written

This is a wonderfully evocative fairy tale, beautifully written and a pleasure to listen to. The narration is excellent. The book makes me think of Ellen Kushner's Privilege of the Sword visiting Zelazny's city of Amber with a bit of Gormenghast thrown in for good measure.
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- M. Lindley-Thompson

Book Details

  • Release Date: 25-01-2011
  • Publisher: Audible Studios