The Cruel Painter

Read by Ned Troxel

(4.5 stars; 26 reviews)

This is the story of a daring college student's quest to win the icy heart of a beautiful girl. Unfortunately, the girl is the daughter of a cunning and sadistic master artist, who takes the student as an apprentice with the express intent of torturing the youth with his own hopeless love. The story is set in late 16 century Prague, amid mysterious happenings and the terrifying rumors of a vampire on the loose. ( Summary by Ned Troxel ) (1 hr 23 min)


1 - Part 1 32:16 Read by Ned Troxel
2 - Part 2 26:35 Read by Ned Troxel
3 - Part 3 24:30 Read by Ned Troxel


Captivating gothic horror tale

(5 stars)

A great gothic tale well read.


(5 stars)

A very unique story. Very interesting and well read.

well read

(4 stars)

a different kind of vampire story

A vampire story

(5 stars)

With a George MacDonald twist.