Some Books to Try
By Kurt Vonnegut:
The Sirens of Titan(1959) Malachi Constant, the Church of God the Utterly Indifferent, the chrono-synclastic infundibulum
and, of course, Tralfamadore all show up in Vonnegut's second novel.
Slaughterhouse-Five(1969) Billy Pilgim, an American soldier held captive by the Germans in Dresden, becomes unstuck in time and
moves about between World War II and 1976. Tralfamadore is involved.
Cat's Cradle(1963) Bokononism and ice-nine! According to Wikipedia, the University of Chicago turned down Vonnegut's thesis
but gave him his masters degree in anthropology for this book.
Welcome to the Monkey House(1968) A collection of Vonnegut's short stories published between 1950 and 1968.