Justin Leiber. Parents. Fritz Leiber (father) Fritz Reuter Leiber Jr. ( / ˈlaɪbər / LEYE-bər;  December 24, 1910 – September 5, 1992) was an American writer of fantasy, horror, and science fiction. He was also a poet, actor in theater and films, playwright, and chess expert.
Fritz Reuter Leiber Sr. (January 31, 1882 – October 14, 1949) was an American actor. A Shakespearean actor on stage, he also had a successful career in film. He was the father of science fiction and fantasy writer Fritz Leiber Jr., who was also an actor for a time.
Fritz Leiber, in full Fritz Reuter Leiber, Jr., (born Dec. 24, 1910, Chicago, Ill., U.S.—died Sept. 5, 1992, San Francisco, Calif.), American writer noted for his stories of innovation in sword-and-sorcery, contemporary horror, and satiric science fiction.
The Best of Fritz Leiber (1974). Collection of 22 short stories. The Book of Fritz Leiber (1974). Collection of 10 stories and 9 articles. The Second Book of Fritz Leiber (1975). Collection of 4 stories, 1 play, and 6 articles. Bazaar of the Bizarre (1978) Heroes and Horrors (1978). Collection of 9 stories. Ship of Shadows (1979).
Fritz Leiber has 1076 books on Goodreads with 218764 ratings. Fritz Leiber’s most popular book is Swords Against Death (Fafhrd and the Gray Mouser, #2).
Fafhrd and the Gray Mouser are two sword-and-sorcery heroes appearing in stories written by American author Fritz Leiber. They are the protagonists of what are probably Leiber's best-known stories.
Sep 5, 1992 · Fritz Leiber Born in Chicago, Illinois, The United States December 24, 1910 Died September 05, 1992 Genre Science Fiction & Fantasy Influences Robert E. Howard, William Shakespeare ...more edit data
The Big Time (1958) is a short science fiction novel by American writer Fritz Leiber. Awarded the Hugo Award for Best Novelette during 1958, The Big Time was published originally in two parts in Galaxy Magazine ' s March and April 1958 issues, illustrated by Virgil Finlay. It was subsequently reprinted in book form several times.
Selections of his best short fiction include The Best of Fritz Leiber (coll 1974) edited by Angus Wells anonymously, The Worlds of Fritz Leiber (coll 1976), The Ghost Light (also noted above) and The Leiber Chronicles: Fifty Years of Fritz Leiber (coll 1990) edited by Martin H Greenberg.
Fritz Leiber (1910-1992) was an American author, actor, and chess expert. He wrote primarily in the genres of horror, science fiction, and fantasy. He is best remembered for his fantasy series Fafhrd and the Gray Mouser which is credited with originating the Sword and Sorcery genre.