Zorba the Greek by Nikos Kazantzakis
Zorba the Greek is a novel written by the Greek author Nikos Kazantzakis, first published in 1946. It is the tale of a young Greek intellectual who ventures to escape his bookish life with the aid of the boisterous and mysterious Alexis Zorbas.
The 231st greatest fiction book of all time
This book is on the following lists:
- - Top 100 Works in World Literature (Norwegian Book Clubs, with the Norwegian Nobel Institute)
- - The Bigger Read List (English PEN)