L’Automne a Pekin
Novel about an expedition to build a railway in the desert of Exopotamie, populated with engineers, randy priests and hermits, lovelorn couples, and a physician obsessed with model airplanes.
The story is a first-person narrative told by the young Jeliza-Rose, detailing the summer she spent alone at an isolated.
Something wicked this way comes
It is novel about 14-year-old best friends and their nightmarish experience with a traveling carnival that comes to their Midwestern town one October.
Gruppenbild mit Dame
The novel centers around a woman named Leni, and her friends, foes, lovers, employers and others and in the end tells the stories of all these people in a small city in western Germany in the 1930s and 1940s.
L'Arrache-cœur tells the story of a psychoanalyst who is newly arrived in a very superstitious village where absurd events occur.
Famine, financial crises, World War III and a virus that eats the eggs in human ovaries – is fated to land on the Galapagos Islands and perpetuate the human race.
Antiwar novel «Catch -22» is Joseph Heller’s first and the most popular work which is based on his own military experience as an American Air Force bombardier during WW II.
Brave New World
In his prominent novel called “Brave New World” Aldous Huxley revealed gloomy satirical vision of “utopian”.
“The Magus” – is one of the superlatives works of the 20th century.
The Scorpion God
“The Scorpion God“ is a stylized history of ancient Egyptians on the shore of Nile during IV millennium B.C.
Samuel Beckett’s «Watt» is a great example of XXth century classic literature.
All the events in «Pornografia» are happening during WW II, but this tragic part of human history is only a background for very exiting plot which combines criminal and love elements.
“Slaughterhouse – Five“ is very unique composition of history, psychology, sociology, satire, science fiction and autobiography.
Karl Anton von Martini
The West Galician code
“The West Galician code“ was a civil code created in the 18th century and introduced in West Galicia, an administrative region of the Habsburg Monarchy.
Heinrich Böll, Boris Vian
Two phenomenal European novels at a unique price