Could you possibly imagine a world without books? What about a place where books are banned and getting caught reading calls for a trip to prison? Ray Bradbury answers these questions in the novel Farenheit 451, were the people are numbed by their reliance on society and the media, to the point where they are not able to think for themselves. Find out more about this intriguing plot and what happened to those who rebelled against this system by purchasing the book.
The Woman in the Dunes takes the reader on a journey, along with the main character, towards self-discovery. The existentialist-inspired novel takes place in a sand dune that seems to have no escape for those who enter it, but once there, residing to the real world becomes the end to a blissful dream.