The Unbearable Lightness of Being is written by the famous author Milan Kundera. This novel was published in 1984. This story based on Two men, Two women, a dog and their lives. The writer starts to write this novel in 1982 and published about two years later. It was published in French translation that was “L’Insoutenable légèreté de l’être“. It was Philosophical fictional Novel. The novel is first published in Czech and translated into the French language.
The novel is set in Prague in the time of early 1970s. It is the story of Czech society from the Prague. Tomáš is the main character in the novel, he is a surgeon and his wife name is Tereza but Tomáš loves another woman name, Sabina. Pages of hardcover books are 393. The name unbearable lightness means that light of love.
In 1988, a film was made on the story of this novel and the actors in this film are Daniel Day-Lewis, Lena Olin, and Juliette Binoche.
The Joke is another famous book of Milan Kundera: