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  • Haunting of Hill House

    Haunting of Hill House
    av Shirley Jackson

    Pocket - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141191447

    Four seekers have arrived at the rambling old pile known as Hill House: Dr Montague, an occult scholar looking for solid evidence of psychic phenomena; Theodora, his lovely assistant; Luke, the future inheritor of the estate; and Eleanor, a friendle…

  • One hundred years of solitude

    One hundred years of solitude
    av Gabriel Garcia Marquez

    Pocket - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141184999

    Reissue in Penguin Modern Classics. One of the 20th century's enduring works, One Hundred Years of Solitude is a widely beloved and acclaimed novel known throughout the world, and the ultimate achievement in a Nobel Prize–winning career. The n…

  • The Fire Next Time

    The Fire Next Time
    av James Baldwin

    Storpocket - 1990 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140182750

    'A seminal meditation on race by one of our greatest writers' Barack Obama 'We, the black and the white, deeply need each other here if we are really to become a nation' James Baldwin's impassioned plea to 'end the racial nightmare' in America was a…

  • Death of a Salesman

    Death of a Salesman
    av Arthur Miller

    Storpocket - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141182742

    Arthur Miller's extraordinary masterpiece, Death of a Salesman changed the course of modern theatre, and has lost none of its power as an examination of American life. 'A man is not an orange. You can't eat the fruit and throw the peel away'Willy…

  • The Wretched of the Earth

    The Wretched of the Earth
    av Frantz Fanon

    Storpocket - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141186542

    Frantz Fanon's seminal work on the trauma of colonization, The Wretched of the Earth made him the leading anti-colonialist thinker of the twentieth century Translated from the French by Constance Farrington, with an introduction by Jean-Paul Sartre…

  • Naked Lunch

    Naked Lunch
    av William S. Burroughs

    Storpocket - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141189765

    Nightmarish and fiercely funny, William Burroughs' virtuoso, taboo-breaking masterpiece Naked Lunch follows Bill Lee through Interzone: a surreal, orgiastic wasteland of drugs, depravity, political plots, paranoia, sadistic medical experiments and e…

  • On the road

    On the road
    av Jack Kerouac
    (1 recension)

    Pocket - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141182674

    Sal Paradise, a young innocent, joins his hero Dean Moriarty, a traveller and mystic, the living epitome of Beat, on a breathless, exuberant ride back and forth across the United States. Their search for release or fulfilment through drink, sex, dru…

  • We Have Always Lived in the Castle

    We Have Always Lived in the Castle
    av Shirley Jackson

    Pocket - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141191454

    Living in the Blackwood family home with only her sister Constance and her Uncle Julian for company, Merricat just wants to preserve their delicate way of life. But ever since Constance was acquitted of murdering the rest of the family, the world is…

  • The Plague

    The Plague
    av Albert Camus

    Storpocket - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141185132

    The Plague is Albert Camus's world-renowned fable of fear and courage The townspeople of Oran are in the grip of a deadly plague, which condemns its victims to a swift and horrifying death. Fear, isolation and claustrophobia follow as they are forc…

  • The Road to Wigan Pier

    The Road to Wigan Pier
    av George Orwell

    Storpocket - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141185293

    George Orwell's searing account of working-class life in the bleak industrial heartlands of Yorkshire and Lancashire in the 1930s, The Road to Wigan Pier is a brilliant and bitter polemic that has lost none of its political impact over time Orwell's…

  • Ways of Seeing

    Ways of Seeing
    av John Berger

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141035796

    Based on the BBC television series, John Berger's Ways of Seeing is a unique look at the way we view art, published as part of the Penguin on Design series in Penguin Modern Classics.'Seeing comes before words. The child looks and recognizes before…

  • Orientalism

    Orientalism

    Pocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141187426

    Surveys the history and nature of Western attitudes towards the East, considering orientalism as a powerful European ideological creation - a way for writers, philosophers and colonial administrators to deal with the 'otherness' of eastern culture,…

  • A Grain of Wheat

    A Grain of Wheat
    av Ngugi wa Thiong'o

    Storpocket - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141186993

    A masterly story of myth, rebellion, love, friendship and betrayal from one of Africa's great writers, Ngugi wa Thiong'o's A Grain of Wheat includes an introduction by Abdulrazak Gurnah, author of By the Sea, in Penguin Modern Classics.It is 1963 an…

  • Story of the Eye

    Story of the Eye
    av Georges Bataille

    Storpocket - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141185385

    A masterpiece of transgressive, surrealist erotica, George Bataille's Story of the Eye was the Fifty Shades of Grey of its era. This Penguin Modern Classics edition is translated by Joachim Neugroschal, and published with essays by Susan Sontag and…

  • The Autobiography of Malcolm X

    The Autobiography of Malcolm X
    av Alex Haley

    Storpocket - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141185439

    Malcolm X's The Autobiography of Malcolm X was written in collaboration with Alex Haley, author of Roots, and includes an introduction by Paul Gilroy, author of The Black Atlantic, in Penguin Modern Classics.From hustling, drug addiction and armed v…

  • In Search of Lost Time

    In Search of Lost Time
    av Marcel Proust

    Storpocket - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141180311

    One of the greatest, most entertaining reading experiences in any language, Marcel Proust's In Search of Lost Time Vol. 1: The Way by Swann's is published in a new translation from the French by Lydia Davis in Penguin Classics.The Way by Swann's is…

  • The Lottery and Other Stories

    The Lottery and Other Stories
    av Shirley Jackson

    Storpocket - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141191430

    This is the definitive collection of Shirley Jackson's short stories, including 'The Lottery' - one of the most terrifying and iconic stories of the twentieth century, and an influence on writers such as Neil Gaiman and Stephen King.'Shirley Jackson…

  • The Fall

    The Fall
    av Albert Camus

    Storpocket - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141187945

    A philosophical novel described by fellow existentialist Sartre as 'perhaps the most beautiful and the least understood' of his novels, Albert Camus' The Fall is translated by Robin Buss in Penguin Modern Classics.Jean-Baptiste Clamence is a soul in…

  • Hell's Angels

    Hell's Angels
    av Hunter S Thompson

    Storpocket - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141187457

    From the father of 'gonzo journalism', Hunter S. Thompson's research for Hell's Angels involved more than a year of close association with the outlaws who burned a path through 1960s America, resulting in a masterpiece of underground reportage publi…

  • Hell's Angels

    Hell's Angels
    av Hunter S Thompson

    Pocket - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141041872

    With long hair in the wind, beards and bandanas flapping, earrings, chain whips and Harleys flashing chrome, the Hell's Angels erupted into 1960s America paralysing whole towns with fear. This title documents the author's experiences when he determi…

  • The Feminine Mystique

    The Feminine Mystique
    av Betty Friedan

    Storpocket - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141192055

    'One of the most influential non-fiction books of the twentieth century' The New York Times When Betty Friedan produced The Feminine Mystique in 1963, she could not have realized how the discovery and debate of her contemporaries' general malaise w…

  • Giovanni's Room

    Giovanni's Room
    av James Baldwin

    Storpocket - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141186351

    One of the BBC's '100 Novels That Shaped Our World'Baldwin's ground-breaking second novel, which established him as one of the great American writers of his timeDavid, a young American in 1950s Paris, is waiting for his fiancee to return from vacati…

  • Nausea

    Nausea
    av Jean-Paul Sartre

    Storpocket - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141185491

    Jean-Paul Sartre's first published novel, Nausea is both an extended essay on existentialist ideals, and a profound fictional exploration of a man struggling to restore a sense of meaning to his life. This Penguin Modern Classics edition is translat…

  • The Beauty of Everyday Things

    The Beauty of Everyday Things
    av Soetsu Yanagi

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780241366356

    "Radical and inspiring ... Yanagi's vision puts the connection between heart and hand before the transient and commercial" - Edmund de WaalThe daily lives of ordinary people are replete with objects, common things used in commonplace settings. These…

  • The Empty Space

    The Empty Space
    av Peter Brook

    Storpocket - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141189222

    Adapted from a series of four lectures, originally delivered as the first of the Granada Northern Lectures Peter Brook's The Empty Space is an exploration of four aspects of theatre, 'Deadly, Holy, Rough and Immediate', published in Penguin Modern C…

  • Animal farm

    Animal farm
    (1 recension)

    Pocket - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141182704

    When the downtrodden animals of Manor Farm overthrow their master Mr Jones and take over the farm themselves, they imagine it is the beginning of a life of freedom and equality. But gradually a cunning, ruthless elite among them, masterminded by the…

  • The Rebel

    The Rebel
    av Albert Camus

    Storpocket - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141182018

    A philosophical exploration of the idea of 'rebellion' by one of the leading existentialist thinkers, Albert Camus' The Rebel looks at artistic and political rebels throughout history, from Epicurus to the Marquis de Sade. This Penguin Modern Classi…

  • Another Country

    Another Country
    av James Baldwin

    Storpocket - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141186375

    'A masterwork... an almost unbearable, tumultuous, blood-pounding experience' Washinton Post When Another Country appeared in 1962, it caused a literary sensation. James Baldwin's masterly story of desire, hatred and violence opens with the unforget…

  • Hangsaman

    Hangsaman
    av Shirley Jackson

    Storpocket - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141391984

    Shirley Jackson's Hangsaman is a story of lurking disquiet and haunting disorientation, inspired by the real-life, unsolved disappearance of a female college student.'Shirley Jackson's stories are among the most terrifying ever written' Donna Tartt,…

  • Ragtime

    Ragtime
    av E. L. Doctorow

    Storpocket - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141188171

    Set in turn-of-the-century New York, E.L. Doctorow's Ragtime seamlessly blends fictional characters and realistic depictions of historical figures to bring to life the events that defined American history in the years before the First World War. Thi…

  • I, Claudius

    I, Claudius
    av Robert Graves

    Storpocket - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141188591

    Despised for his weakness and regarded by his family as little more than a stammering fool, the nobleman, Claudius quietly survives the intrigues, bloody purges and mounting cruelty of the imperial Roman dynasties. This book presents an account of t…

  • Go Tell it on the Mountain

    Go Tell it on the Mountain
    av James Baldwin

    Storpocket - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141185910

    James Baldwin's electrifying first novel.'I had to deal with what hurt me most. I had to deal with my father.'Drawing on James Baldwin's own boyhood in a religious community in 1930s Harlem, his first novel tells the story of young Johnny Grimes. Jo…

  • Night

    Night
    av Elie Wiesel

    Storpocket - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141038995

    Born into a Jewish ghetto in Hungary, as a child, Elie Wiesel was sent to the Nazi concentration camps at Auschwitz and Buchenwald. This is his account of that atrocity: the ever-increasing horrors he endured, the loss of his family and his struggle…

  • Night

    Night
    av Elie Wiesel

    Storpocket - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140189896

    Elie Wiesel's harrowing first-hand account of the atrocities committed during the Holocaust, Night is translated by Marion Wiesel with a preface by Elie Wiesel in Penguin Modern Classics.Born into a Jewish ghetto in Hungary, as a child, Elie Wiesel…

  • On Photography

    On Photography

    Pocket - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141035789

    Features a critique of photography that asks forceful questions about the moral and aesthetic issues surrounding this art form. This title examines the ways in which we use these omnipresent images to manufacture a sense of reality and authority in…

  • The Man in the High Castle

    The Man in the High Castle
    av Philip K. Dick

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780241968093

    NOW AN AMAZON ORIGINAL SERIES'Truth, she thought. As terrible as death. But harder to find.' America, fifteen years after the end of the Second World War. The winning Axis powers have divided their spoils: the Nazis control New York, while Californ…

  • The Fountainhead

    The Fountainhead
    av Ayn Rand

    Storpocket - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141188621

    Her first major literary success, Ayn Rand's The Fountainhead is an exalted view of her Objectivist philosophy, portraying a visionary artist struggling against the dull, conformist dogma of his peers; a book of ambition, power, gold and love, publi…

  • Watermark: An Essay on Venice

    Watermark: An Essay on Venice
    av Joseph Brodsky

    Storpocket - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141391496

    'Reading Brodsky's essays is like a conversation with an immensely erudite, hugely entertaining and witty (and often very funny) interlocutor' Wall Street Journal Watermark is Joseph Brodsky's witty, intelligent, moving and elegant portrait of Veni…

  • Requiem for a Dream

    Requiem for a Dream
    av Hubert Selby Jr.

    Storpocket - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141195667

    Harry Goldfarb, heroin addict and son of lonely widow Sara, cares only about enjoying the good life with girlfriend Marion and best friend Tyrone C Love, and making the most of all the hash, poppers and dope they can get. Sara Goldfarb sits at home…

  • Atlas Shrugged

    Atlas Shrugged
    av Ayn Rand

    Storpocket - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141188935

    A towering philosophical novel that is the summation of her Objectivist philosophy, Ayn Rand's Atlas Shrugged is the saga of the enigmatic John Galt, and his ambitious plan to 'stop the motor of the world', published in Penguin Modern Classics.Openi…

  • Little Birds

    Little Birds
    av Anais Nin

    Storpocket - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141183404

    Anais Nin's Little Birds is published in Penguin Modern Classics.Anais Nin's second volume of erotic short stories after Delta of Venus, Little Birds is broader in scope, encompassing the entire breadth of human sensuality. Each of the 13 stories ca…

  • Complete Stories

    Complete Stories
    av Clarice Lispector

    Storpocket - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141197388

    The publication of Clarice Lispector's Collected Stories, eighty-five in all, is a major literary event. Now, for the first time in English, are all the stories that made her a Brazilian legend: from teenagers coming into awareness of their sexual a…

  • Things Fall Apart

    Things Fall Apart
    av Chinua Achebe

    Storpocket - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141186887

    First time in Modern Classics. Things Fall Apart is one of the modern age's defining books - the book that marked African independence and in one leap created a powerful, vivid Nigerian literature. An incomparable story, told in a way that still see…

  • Tortilla Flat

    Tortilla Flat
    av Mr John Steinbeck

    Storpocket - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141185118

    Steinbeck's first major critical and commercial success, TORTILLA FLAT is also his funniest novel. Danny is a paisano, descended from the original Spanish settlers who arrived in Monterey, California, centuries before. He values friendship abovemone…

  • Desolation Angels

    Desolation Angels
    av Jack Kerouac

    Storpocket - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141198262

    'One of the most true, comic and grizzly journeys in American literature' Time Desolation Angels is the wild and soulful story of the legendary road trip that Jack Kerouac took before the publication of On the Road, told through the persona of Jack…

  • Tropic of Cancer

    Tropic of Cancer
    av Henry Miller

    Storpocket - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141399133

    Shocking, banned and the subject of obscenity trials, Henry Miller's first novel Tropic of Cancer is one of the most scandalous and influential books of the twentieth century -- new to Penguin Modern Classics with a cover by Tracey Emin Tropic of Ca…

  • Vile Bodies

    Vile Bodies
    av Evelyn Waugh

    Storpocket - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141182872

    Evelyn Waugh's acidly funny and formally daring satire, Vile Bodies reveals the darkness and vulnerability that lurks beneath the glittering surface of the high life.In the years following the First World War a new generation emerges, wistful and vu…

  • Travels with Charley

    Travels with Charley
    av Mr John Steinbeck

    Storpocket - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141186108

    In 1960, John Steinbeck set out in his pick-up truck with his dog Charley to rediscover and chronicle his native USA, from Maine to California. He felt that he might have lost touch with its sights, sounds and the essence of the American people. Mo…

  • It Can't Happen Here

    It Can't Happen Here
    av Sinclair Lewis

    Storpocket - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780241310663

    'An eerily prescient foreshadowing of current affairs' Guardian'Not only Lewis's most important book but one of the most important books ever produced in the United States' New Yorker A vain, outlandish, anti-immigrant, fearmongering demagogue runs…

  • Keep the Aspidistra Flying

    Keep the Aspidistra Flying
    av George Orwell

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141395470

    Gordon Comstock loathes dull, middle-class respectability and worship of money. He gives up a 'good job' in advertising to work part-time in a bookshop, giving him more time to write. But he slides instead into a self-induced poverty that destroys h…

  • Keep the Aspidistra Flying

    Keep the Aspidistra Flying
    av George Orwell

    Storpocket - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141183725

    Gordon Comstock loathes dull, middle-class respectability and worship of money. He gives up a 'good job' in advertising to work part-time in a bookshop, giving him more time to write. But he slides instead into a self-induced poverty that destroys h…

  • Reading Lolita in Tehran

    Reading Lolita in Tehran
    av Azar Nafisi

    Storpocket - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780241246238

    Every Thursday morning in a living room in Iran, over tea and pastries, eight women meet in secret to discuss forbidden works of Western literature. As they lose themselves in the worlds of Lolita, The Great Gatsby and Pride and Prejudice, gradually…

  • Season of Migration to the North

    Season of Migration to the North
    av Tayeb Salih

    Storpocket - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141187204

    The story of a man undone by a culture that in part created him, Season of Migration to the North, is a powerful and evocative examination of colonization in two vastly different worlds. When a young man returns to his village in the Sudan after man…