Historical Mystery Thriller Suspense Fiction

Kafka's Son by Curt Leviant PDF

By Curt Leviant

ISBN-10: 1938103386

ISBN-13: 9781938103384

Set in big apple urban and Prague in 1992, Kafka’s Son follows a first-person narrator who's a documentary filmmaker. In a brand new York synagogue, he meets an aged Czech Jew named Jiri, as soon as the pinnacle of the recognized Jewish Museum in Prague, with whom he discovers a shared love of Kafka. encouraged by way of this friendship, the narrator travels to Prague to make a movie approximately Jewish lifestyles within the urban and its Kafka connections.

In his look for solutions, he crosses paths with the beadle of the recognized 900-year-old Altneushul synagogue, the rumored domestic to a mythical golem hidden away in a mystery attic—which may possibly or would possibly not exist; a mysterious guy who could or will not be Kafka’s son—and who could or won't exist; Mr. Klein, who even if a number of years more youthful than Jiri may perhaps or is probably not his father; and an enigmatic younger girl in a blue beret—who is sort of definitely real.

Maybe.

As Prague itself turns into as puzzling and unpredictable as its brief population, Curt Leviant unfolds a labyrinthine story that's either detective novel and love tale, fascinating maze and reasonable myth, and a a hundred percent wonderful tribute to Kafka and his city.

Show description

Read or Download Kafka's Son PDF

Best historical mystery, thriller & suspense fiction books

Download e-book for kindle: Sang des prairies (Le): Les Cahiers noirs de l'aliéniste -2 by Jacques Côté

Fortress Edmonton, 5 mai 1885… Trois mois après avoir joint les rangs du 65e bataillon de Montréal, le capitaine Georges Villeneuve, supporté du lieu­tenant Bruno Lafontaine et du docteur Paré, entend los angeles dé­position sous serment de François Lépine, un interprète métis qui a survécu au bloodbath de Lac-à-la-Grenouille.

Read e-book online Right to Live (The Right to Live Trilogy Book 1) PDF

Correct to stay is a unique, seriously in accordance with historic truth revolving round the existence, disappearance and re-emergence of the "Angel of demise of Auschwitz", Dr Joseph Mengele. Key characters become the publication unfolds and there are various twists and turns to enthral the reader. it's, in spite of the fact that, now not a e-book for the faint-hearted, documenting and touching on the bad fact in regards to the focus and extermination camp process which was once so commonly followed by way of the Nazis in jap Poland and past in what's now modern day Ukraine, Lithuania and Belarus as a part of the ultimate resolution.

The Ice Queen (Odd Tangle-Hair Saga) - download pdf or read online

During this moment quantity of his saga, ordinary Tangle-Hair travels to Russia to soak up his submit as skald to Harald, the younger renegade prince of Norway. Intrigue and chance wait for him while unusual reveals himself ‘caught among wolves’—the smug, bullying Harald and his sworn enemy, Ingigerd, Grand Princess of Novgorod, who schemes opposed to Harald by means of seducing unusual.

Joe Kilgore's A Farmhouse in the Rain PDF

A Farmhouse within the Rain is a singular of conflict and peace, crime and punishment, love and loss, and at last wish. it is a saga of 3 American infantrymen and the ladies they love - prior to, in the course of, and after international battle II. in the course of the conflict, the 3 are given defend via a French girl. the following morning she is located useless and the trio become aware of they have been the single ones in the home.

Extra info for Kafka's Son

Example text

Download PDF sample

Kafka's Son by Curt Leviant


by Donald
4.3

Rated 4.66 of 5 – based on 21 votes