Darkness at Noon

Front Cover
32 Reviews
An aging revolutionary is imprisoned and psychologically tortured by the Party to which he has dedicated his life. He recalls a career that embodies the ironies and betrayals of a totalitarian government.

What people are saying - Write a review

User ratings

5 stars
4 stars
3 stars
2 stars
1 star

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - greeniezona - LibraryThing

In the middle of our read-a-thon, I decided to pull a book from the bookslut 100 list. I ended up pulling Darkness at Noon, even though I knew hardly anything about it. As a fan of science fiction, I ... Read full review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - MiaCulpa - LibraryThing

A superlative novel by Koestler that envisages the Stalinist purges so well, at a time that presumably meant that Koestler had to watch his back for any ice pick wielding figures. Once a leading ... Read full review

Other editions - View all

Bibliographic information