Recommended Works

English name and original date of publication are used.

Novellas & novels

A Demigod (1887) by Edward Payson Jackson

A Study in Scarlet (1887) by Arthur Conan Doyle

Blood Meridian (1985) by Cormac McCarthy

Demons (1872) by Fyodor Dostoevsky

Down There (1891) by Joris-Karl Huysmans

Ender’s Game (1985) by Orson Scott Card

Great Bodhisattva Pass (1929) by Kaizan Nakazato

In the Realm of the Silver Lion (1898-1903) by Karl May

Marfarka the Futurist (1909) by Filippo Tommaso Marinetti

Red Shadows (1928) by Robert E. Howard

Robur the Conqueror (1886) by Jules Verne

The Frenzy of Roland (1532) by Lodovico Ariosto

Starship Troopers (1959) by Robert A. Heinlein

The Fountainhead (1943) by Ayn Rand

The Future Eve (1886) by Auguste Villiers de l’Isle-Adam

The King in Yellow (1895) by Robert William Chambers

The Shadow Over Innsmouth (1931) by Howard Phillips Lovecraft

Urania (1889) by Camille Flammarion

Wieland (1798) by Charles Brockden Brown

Short stories

Amelia; or The Faithless Briton (1787) by Columbian Magazine


Bismarck (1940) by Wolfgang Liebeneiner

Dark City (1998) by Alex Proyas

In The Mouth of Madness (1994) by John Carpenter

The Hound of the Baskervilles (1988) by Brian Mills

The Last Vampyre (1993) by Tim Sullivan

The Samurai (1967) by Jean-Pierre Melville

The Sign of Four (1987) by Peter Hammond

Nocturnal Animals (2016) by Tom Ford

Red Beard (1965) Akira Kurosawa

The Childhood of a Leader (2015) by Brady Corbet

The Sword of Doom (1966) by Kihachi Okamoto


Darklon the Mystic (1983) by Jim Starlin

Magnus, Robot Fighter (1963) by Russ Manning


The Art of Literature (1891) by Arthur Schopenhauer

The Wall Will Tell You: The Forensics of Screenwriting (2019) by Hampton Fancher


Toccata in E Minor (1914) by Georges Kriéger