Books tagged: kafka

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The End of Terrorism
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Price: Free! Words: 12,220. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2009. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
In the frenzy of general elections, candidates were busy vying for media attention. The outcome had been ever so slightly manipulated by a sinister foreign hand. A calculated plan had been carried out,by a group, so bent to destroy the will of the people. Several forces, both from living and dead resonate and lead to uncovering of world's first bloodless plot.
Private C
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Price: Free! Words: 79,910. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2009. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A Kafkaesque, semi-surrealistic tale about Private C, a reluctant hero trying to save the Seventh Cavalry (and the world?) from destruction.
Lieutenant C
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Price: Free! Words: 95,710. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2009. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A Kafkaesque, semi-surrealistic tale about a reluctant hero trying to save the world. The setting is the 1960's with World War II still raging on. Lieutenant C is an English teacher who is called upon--by mistake--to carry out a super-secret mission to end the war and defeat the Nazi-Trojans. He also pursues Helen McNunnly, the illusive woman of his dreams.
A Forma de Olhar
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Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 62,240. Language: Portuguese. Published: May 10, 2010 by Jose Barbosa Machado. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
Neste livro conta-se a história de um estudante universitário que vai passar um mês a um campo de férias na França com um grupo de jovens de vários países. É um retrato de uma juventude que não sabe bem por que razão há fronteiras políticas, sociais, linguísticas e religiosas, as quais, apesar de tudo, não são impedimento para partilhar a alegria, o amor e a amizade.
Migrations, Volume I : Don't Forget to Breathe
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Series: Migrations. Price: Free! Words: 96,360. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
"...he could imagine the Dust spiraling in corners, plotting en masse an elaborate offensive upon those who sought seclusion from the outside Universe. The Dust: it was older than Time, bound by its allegiance to the Tangible—to the very Physical Substance of creation— to make pointed attacks fueled by conspiracy upon its bitter rival, the amorphously-composed Intangible Will.." (p.202)
Kafka and Orwell on China: Essays on India and China
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,390. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2011. Category: Essay » Political
This book contains four well-researched essays that deal with the subject of India and China. The author has tried to examine the two countries through the eyes of eminent writers and thinkers such as Rabindranath Tagore, Kafka and Orwell.
Le terrier
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,440. Language: French. Published: April 18, 2011 by Editions de L'Herne. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Le terrier n’est pas un refuge, il est une impasse dans laquelle se développe une sorte de névrose qui fait toute la misère du protagoniste-animal, un endroit où personne n’a le droit de rentrer, où il se sent chez lui, et qui au fil du récit devient un monde inférieur livré à un danger terrible où l’adversaire sans forme ni visage n’en est que plus redoutable.
Boots
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Price: Free! Words: 46,220. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
From a rat’s eye view of the London blitz to a cadaver with a complaint about the size of her coffin, this collection of short stories brings us into a comically surreal world that will leave you questioning your ability to tell up from down.
The Screen
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,960. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
David Vincent is a man at war: at war with the office; at war with himself; and at war with the screen that stares into his eyes. A dark force in the Ministry of the Environment’s ‘Rainbow Building’, he secretly fights green hypocrisy, radioactive civil service jargon and the machinations of his ambitious supervisor. David is a hero for our age: the last man in the office.
The Last Hurrah of the Golden Horde
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 74,170. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2011 by ReAnimus Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
"One of the greatest collections of science fiction short stories ever" —Goodreads.com