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Unbearable Lightness Of Being

Paperback, 29/04/1985, £8.99
£8.09
Offers a wide range of philosophical speculations and it descants on a variety of styles. This book draws together the Czechoslovakia of the Prague Spring and the Russian invasion, the philosophy of Nietzsche, and the love affairs of a number of heartbreakingly familiar characters.

Joke

Paperback, 03/01/1998, £8.99
£8.09
This is the first novel by the author of "Immortality", which won "The Independent" Award for Foreign Fiction in 1991. Milan Kundera is also the author of "The Book of Laughter and Fogetting".

Encounter

Paperback, 19/08/2010, £12.99
£11.69
Offers a collection of essays which argues that art is what we have to cleave to in the face of evil, against the expression of the darker side of human nature.

Festival of Insignificance

Paperback, 07/04/2016, £7.99
£7.19
Offering a strange sort of summation and laughter, this titles casts light on the most serious of problems and at the same time saying not one serious sentence.

Joke: Faber Modern Classics

Paperback, 04/08/2016, £8.99
£8.09
The Joke.

Laughable Loves

Paperback, 21/08/2000, £8.99
£8.09
This collection contains stories about the sport of love - Don Juanism, ageing, male and female power and seductions undertaken for all kinds of intriguing motives. Milan Kundera is author of "The Unbearable Lightness of Being" and "The Book of Laughter and Forgetting".

Ignorance

Paperback, 04/09/2003, £8.99
£8.09
A man and a woman meet by chance while returning to their homeland, which they had abandoned 20 years earlier when they chose to become exiles. Will they manage to pick up the thread of their strange love story, interrupted as soon as it began and then lost in the tides of history?

Art of the Novel

7, 06/10/2005, £9.99
£8.99
In seven independent, but closely related chapters, the author presents his personal conception of the European novel, which he describes as 'an art born of the laughter of God'.

Book Of Laughter And Forgetting

Paperback, 20/05/1996, £8.99
£8.09
Kundera whirls through comedy and tragedy towards his central question: how does a person, any person, live today? In constructing his answer, he writes of politics, sex, literature, modern man's alienation - and of their antidotes: laughter and forgetting.

Identity

Paperback, 19/04/1999, £8.99
£8.09
A novel by the author of "The Unbearable Lightness of Being". A moment of confusion sets in motion a complex chain of events which crosses and recrosses the divide between fantasy and reality.

Life is Elsewhere

7, 04/09/2000, £8.99
£8.09
A budding poet and his adoring mother are the central characters of this early novel.

Immortality

7, 03/01/1998, £9.99
£8.99
A novel, divided into seven parts and exploring immortality. This is the author's seventh novel. His previous works include "The Joke", "The Book of Laughter and Forgetting" and "The Unbearable Lightness of Being". He has written one play, "Jacques and his Master".