Franz Kafka (3 July 1883 – 3 June 1924) was a major fiction writer of the early 20th century. He was born to a middle-class German-speaking Jewish family ...
Franz Kafka (3 July 1883 – 3 June 1924) was a major fiction writer of the early 20th century. He was born to a middle-class German-speaking Jewish family in Prague, Bohemia (now the Czech Republic), Austria–Hungary. His unique body of writing–much of which is incomplete and which was mainly published posthumously–is considered to be among the most influential in Western literature. The Trial, one of Kafka's best-known works, tells the story of a man named Josef K. who is arrested and prosecuted by a remote, inaccessible authority, with the nature of his crime never revealed either to him or the reader. The plot takes the reader from an unexpected arrest on Josef K.’s 30th birthday, through a series of discoveries, adventures, and interactions with a variety of characters. The book ends with Josef K. being executed on the day before his 31st birthday. The Trial eBook uses the established Standard Works book reader already enjoyed by tens of thousands of users. It's also the same reader which powers our "U.S. Historical Documents" application which received a perfect 10/10 rating from AppCraver.com and was recently featured on the iTunes App Store. The Standard Works book reader is simple to use, but also contains many advanced features not usually found in other eBook readers. Rather than continually flicking through little pages of text like some book readers, the Standard Works book reader displays an entire chapter or book at once for you convenience. The text can even automatically scroll for you in both portrait and landscape modes while reading. You can even highlight important words or phrases using the absolute best highlighting system available on the iPhone platform. Create notes for each paragraph which can be displayed inline and assign bookmarks to any paragraph in any book for future reference. And if that's not enough, quickly and easily find any text from any book with the fastest and most powerful search engine available on the iPhone. The Standard Works book reader contains the following main features: • Auto-scrolling (both variable-speed and tilt-based, portrait and landscape modes are supported) • Adjustable fonts, size, colors, margins, spacing, and alignment (you can even adjust the font size by using a pinching gesture while reading!) • Highlighting - 12 background colors, 12 foreground colors, bold, italic, and underline • Night (low-light) mode - Black background with white text • Application tips • Bookmarks and even folders of bookmarks • Last location in each book is remembered • When re-launched, you're returned to the exact location you were last at while reading • Search for words or phrases with INSTANT search results • Powerful advanced search options • Create notes for each paragraph which can be displayed inline • Animated satin bookmark (similar to the one in the Classics application) • Ability to choose the application's color theme Be sure to check out our Bible and "U.S. Historical Documents" applications as well as more books from world renowned authors like: • Charles Dickens • Edgar Allen Poe • Hans Christian Andersen • Jack London • Jane Austen • Jules Verne • H.G. Wells • Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Size: 2.03 MB
Price: $ 0.97
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Day of release: 0000-00-0