Black God's Kiss
C. L. Moore

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Narrated By: Gabrielle de Cuir

Duration: 9 hours and 26 minutes

What to expect

First published in the pages of Weird Tales in 1934, C. L. Moore's Jirel of Joiry is the first significant female sword-and-sorcery protagonist and one of the most exciting and evocative characters the genre has ever known. Published alongside seminal works by H. P. Lovecraft and Robert E. Howard, the five classic fantasy tales included in this volume easily stand the test of time and often overshadow the storytelling power and emotional impact of stories by Moore's more famous contemporaries. A seminal work from one of fantasy's most important authors, Black God's Kiss is an essential addition to any fantasy library.

Genre

Fantasy, Anthologies: general, Fantasy, Historical fantasy

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Fantasy & Science Fiction

“For those who have never read the wondrous adventures of the First Lady of Sword-and-Sorcery … oh, gods, how I envy the dark pleasures before them.”