Naked Lunch

"Naked Lunch" is the unnerving story of a enormous descent into the hellish global of a narcotics addict as he travels from big apple to Tangiers, then into Interzone, a nightmarish sleek city desert during which the forces of excellent and evil vie for keep an eye on of the person and all of humanity. via blending the glorious and the real looking along with his personal unmistakable imaginative and prescient and voice, Burroughs has created a special masterpiece that may be a vintage of 20th century fiction.

Show description

Preview of Naked Lunch PDF

Best Satire books

Far Rainbow and the Second Invasion from Mars (MacMillan's Best of Soviet Science Fiction Series)

Anything from MacMillan's Soviet technological know-how Fiction sequence will be gladly welcomed! The sequence was once edited through technology fiction author/editor Theodore Sturgeon. sooner or later i'll commence making requests for the opposite books during this sequence. See PDF web page five for checklist of others in series.

description from amazon user:
Both of those tales are good written and concentrate on humans, and characters, instead of technologies.

"The moment Invasion of Mars" is a slightly really good and funny story in regards to the invasion of Earth by means of Martians. The Martians are taking on the Earth via trade. This tale cleverly parallels our personal global, and cultures who suppose their lack of id via company giants, or in the course of the immigration of "aliens". The Martians during this tale stay mostly mysterious entities that the people hardly ever see, so the focal point is generally at the humans' reactions to being taken over as they discover small alterations the following and there of their lives because the "invasion" is taking place.

"Far Rainbow" is a narrative a few planet of individuals attempting to get away their global that's approximately to be destroyed. First they have to conflict their very own doubts concerning the mounting veracity of the ominous observations, after which there's the progressively mobilization of the folk. the tale specializes in members and feels actual within the method they reply to adversity.

Don Quixote

Edith Grossman's definitive English translation of the Spanish masterpiece. largely considered as one of many funniest and so much tragic books ever written, Don Quixote chronicles the adventures of the self-created knight-errant Don Quixote of l. a. Mancha and his devoted squire, Sancho Panza, as they commute via sixteenth-century Spain.

First Contact: Or, It's Later Than You Think

“What a hilarious ride—the übersurreal meets The day-by-day express. ” —Tim Dorsey, writer of Nuclear Jellyfish In the bestselling and rightfully cult-inspiring culture of Kurt Vonnegut and Douglas Adams comes First Contact—an hysterically humorous satire approximately Presidential politics and intergalactic false impression.


Conspirators plot to blow up a educate wearing nerve gasoline. an ideal servant all of sudden unearths himself to be the insidious Dr. Fu Manchu. Science-fantasy wars, racism, company capitalism, drug habit, and diverse scientific and psychiatric horrors all play their components during this mosaiclike, experimental novel.

Additional info for Naked Lunch

Show sample text content

In actual fact the interview is at an finish. "You're unlikely? " he exclaims. "Well, as one pass judgement on stated to the opposite, 'Be simply and if you cannot be simply be arbitrary. ' remorse can't become aware of commonplace obscenities. " He holds up his correct hand coated with a foul-smelling yellow ointment. One's Reporter rushes ahead and clasps the dirty hand in either one of his. "It's been a excitement, Inspector, an unspeakable pleasure," he says peeling off his gloves, rolling them right into a ball and tossing them into the wastebasket. "Expense account," he smiles. HASSAN'S RUMPUS ROOM Gilt and crimson plush. Rococo bar subsidized through purple shell. The air is cloyed with a candy evil substance like decayed honey. women and men in night gown sip pousse-cafés via alabaster tubes. A close to East Mugwump sits bare on a bar stool coated in red silk. He licks hot honey from a crystal goblet with a protracted black tongue. His genitals are completely shaped -- circumcised cock, black glossy pubic hairs. His lips are skinny and purple-blue just like the lips of a penis, his eyes clean with insect calm. The Mugwump has no liver, preserving himself specific on candies. Mugwump push a narrow blond early life to a sofa and strip him expertly. "Stand up and switch around," he orders in telepathic pictographs. He ties the boy's arms in the back of him with a pink silk twine. "Tonight we make all of it the best way. " "No, no! " screams the boy. "Yes. certain. " Cocks ejaculate in silent "yes. " Mugwump half silk curtains, exhibit a teak wooden gallows opposed to lighted monitor of purple flint. Gallows is on a dais of Aztec mosaics. The boy crumples to his knees with a protracted "OOOOOOOOH," shitting and pissing in terror. He feels the shit hot among his thighs. an excellent wave of scorching blood swells his lips and throat. His physique contracts right into a foetal place and sperm spurts sizzling into his face. The Mugwump dips scorching perfumed water from alabaster bowl, pensively washes the boy's ass and cock, drying him with a delicate blue towel. A hot wind performs over the lads physique and the hairs glide unfastened. The Mugwump places a hand below the boy's chest and pulls him to his toes. keeping him by means of either pinioned elbows, propels him up the stairs and lower than the noose. He stands in entrance of the boy maintaining the noose in either palms. The boy appears to be like into Mugwump eyes clean as obsidian mirrors, swimming pools of black blood, glory holes in a bathroom wall ultimate at the final Erection. An previous rubbish collector, face fantastic and yellow as chinese language ivory, blows The Blast on his dented brass horn, wakes the Spanish pimp with a hard-on. Whore staggers out via airborne dirt and dust and shit and clutter of lifeless kittens, sporting bales of aborted foetuses, damaged condoms, bloody Kotex, shit wrapped in vibrant colour comics. an enormous nonetheless harbor of iridescent water. abandoned fuel good flares at the smoky horizon. Stink of oil and sewage. in poor health sharks swim throughout the black water, belch sulphur from rotting livers, forget about a bloody, damaged Icarus. bare Mr. the US, burning frantic with self bone love, screams out: "My asshole confounds the Louvre! I fart ambrosia and shit 24-karat gold turds!

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.36 of 5 – based on 16 votes