We the Living was the first fiction that Ayn Rand has completed after fleeing proletarian Russia in 1926. The heroine, Kira Argounova, displayed strong will, integrity, and ambition that no amount of social movement was able to stop her from pursuing.
It is astounding for one to create a complex literature in a span of a year. Kafka’s The Trial was about the crooked and paradoxical 'injustice of the justice system.'
Nabokov’s "The Eye" is an obscure narrative of a pitiful émigré in Berlin named Smurov, who takes us on his posthumous adventures.
"back betty, black bready blam de lam! bloody had a baby blam de lam! hire the handicapped blam de lam! put him on the wheel blam de lam! burn him in the coffe blam de lam! cut him with a fish knife blam de lam!" Mind-effed yet?