The Life of Insects by Victor Pelevin

"The Life of Insects" is a surreal novel that explores the complexities of post-Soviet Russia through the lens of a bizarre seaside community of humans who transform into various types of insects. The narrative unfolds through a series of interconnected stories that delve into the characters' struggles, dreams, and fears, serving as a metaphor for the human condition. The book provides a satirical commentary on society's ills, touching on themes of capitalism, corruption, and the search for identity in a rapidly changing world.

The 4053rd greatest book of all time


Published
1993
Nationality
Russian
Type
Fiction
Pages
Unknown
Words
Unknown
Original Language
Russian

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