What is a good nonfiction book to read that connects to The Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka?

I have a summer assignment for school where I need to read one fiction and one nonfiction book and then write a 10 page essay. I decided to read The Metamorphosis but I’m not sure which nonfiction book to pick. Since the essay has to focus on a “traceable commonality (type of character; similar setting; similar... show more I have a summer assignment for school where I need to read one fiction and one nonfiction book and then write a 10 page essay. I decided to read The Metamorphosis but I’m not sure which nonfiction book to pick. Since the essay has to focus on a “traceable commonality (type of character; similar setting; similar diction/syntax, etc.),” I would greatly appreciate recommendations!!
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