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By Kerouac, Jack
Paperback. English.
Published London: Penguin, 2000
On the Road swings to the rhythms of 1950s underground America, jazz, sex, generosity, chill dawns and drugs, with Sal Paradise and his hero Dean Moriarty...

By Camus, Albert, 1913-1960, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Penguin Books, 2013
[New] edition / translated by Sandra Smith
Set in Camus' native Algeria, this story centres around Meursault. The young French-Algerian leads an apparently unremarkable bachelor life until his...

By Kafka, Franz, 1883-1924, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Penguin Classics, 2017
After Franz Kafka's death, in perhaps the most important of all acts of literary disobedience, his executor refused to agree to Kafka's wish that his...

Paperback. English.
Published London: Penguin, 2011
In this collection of 100 manifestos from the last 100 years, Alex Danchev presents the contradictory and echoing spirits of such diverse movements as...

By Freire, Paulo, 1921-1997, author
Paperback. English.
Published UK: Penguin Books, 2017
This text argues that the perceived passivity of the poor is the direct result of economic, social and political domination. It suggests that in some...

Paperback. English.
Published UK: Penguin Books, 2017
Given the ever-growing prominence of Latin American, Far and Middle Eastern and African art on the global stage, this book is especially relevant to today...

By Sontag, Susan, 1933-2004, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Penguin Books, 2009
This is Susan Sontag's second collection of essays. They extend the investigations she undertool in 'Against Interpretation' with essays on film, literature...

By Jackson, Shirley, 1916-1965, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Penguin Books, 2013
[New] edition / foreword by Ruth Franklin
In Pepper Street, an attractive suburban neighbourhood filled with bullies and egotistical bigots, the feelings of the inhabitants are shallow and selfish...

By Williams, Tennessee, 1911-1983
Paperback. English.
Published London: Penguin, 2009
Tennessee Williams's controversial Hollywood screenplay 'Baby Doll' opens with Archie Lee's teenage bride driving him to distraction, as she has refused...

By Williams, Tennessee, 1911-1983
Paperback. English.
Published London: Penguin, 2009
Fading southern belle Blanche Dubois depends on the kindness of strangers and is adrift in the modern world. When she arrives to stay with her sister...
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