The Trial

the trial book review

The Trial Book Review & Book Learning

Author: Franz Kafka

Genre: Dystopian Fiction, Absurdist Fiction, Paranoid Fiction

Favorite Character: Josef K.

It’s written by the German-language writer, Franz Kafka. Prior to his death, he asked his friend to burn unread all his work. His friend overrode his wishes and published most of the things and because of him, we are getting a chance to read his work.

What Should I Read Next?

5 Reasons Why It Is Your Next Book

  1. His writing style has made his name synonymous with the strange nightmarish events or in short Kafkaesque events. If that is something that gives you some push to read it.
  2. You like strange stories where nothing goes straight.
  3. You like stories where you feel like you are still in a dream. Anything can happen here!
  4. You are looking for a similar dystopian fiction book like 1984.
  5. You like the courtroom drama. Just remember, it won’t be the one we see in our day to day life. It’s a Kafkaesque. (You know what it means now!!!)

Best Quote

From a certain point onward there is no longer any turning back. That is the point that must be reached.

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