Book :: The Unbearable Lightness of Being

The Unbearable Lightness of Being
By: Milan Kundera
Pages: 314
Published: 1984
Genre(s): Czech Republic
Philosophy
Romance
Rating: (7)

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A tale of two couples--Tomas and Teresa, and Sabina and Gerhart--as they struggle with their identities, complex relationships with each other, and the feelings about the political situation in post-war Czechoslovakia.

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The Unbearable Lightness of Being appears on these lists...

47th on 100 Novels Everyone Should Read by Telegraph

46th on Books of the Century by Waterstone

84th on Top 100 Books by Harvard Book Store