Welcome Welcome to the website of a novel The Illegal Lightness of Being. Read the first chapter, download the covers, find out more about the novel. Enjoy the experience ! How would you feel if you posed nude? How would you feel if you were an immigrant in an unfamiliar country? This novel arouses empathy and offers a deeper insight into these most taboo subjects. ‘The Illegal Lightness of Being’ is a novel by Lidija Lagrini which sheds new light on the delicate areas of cultural differences in the modern world, contemporary immigration, and nude art modeling, with one big love-hate story in the background.