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Impressive novel printed on not so impressive pages.

User Review  - Prabhakar Dwivedi - Flipkart

"My rating is of product, not novel." I heard about this book from my friends. Obviously, it is a must-read novel. I think it is the most influential novel ever written by George Orwell. It is easy to ... Read full review

Excellent novel but Rupa print - Bad paper, inconsistent font

User Review  - Sharoon Doda - Flipkart

The sales of this novel jumped by 7000% after Snowden's revelations. It is ranked 8 on 'BBC big read' list - a list of best novels of all time. However, I bought the Rupa copy which not only had the ... Read full review

Unfortunately, we are living in a time where this fiction turn into reality

User Review  - Tarun Bahuguna - Flipkart

The book exposed me to the vulnerability of my situation in front of the system. The system can control and eradicate our thoughts irrespective of the era and it's functionality. It doesn't matter ... Read full review

May be my expectations were wrong

User Review  - rohit arora - Flipkart

I have to say that I was finding it to be the 'best' book ever till halfway through. But then, I started getting restless because, to be honest, I couldn't see the point or the goal of it. There was ... Read full review

Awesome book

User Review  - Rakesh Kadarkarai - Flipkart

Really good book, if you are into sci-fi, social fantasy types. And it has spawned so many great books inspired by it speaks more about its impact than what words can Look for the many layered insights it gives about oppression and false righteousness in the society Read full review

Great Book

User Review  - Tarun Karamshetty - Flipkart

This book is just great. Completely thrilling and enchanting fiction. The author creates a new world and takes you very deep into it. A must read book in Fiction category. Read full review

One of the best reads ever!

User Review  - Bihag Dave - Flipkart

Just amazing! I cannot put how in words how this book made me feel in the end. Just pain, despair and over whelming respect for the author, who has, in such subtle (and not so subtle) ways has ... Read full review

My review

User Review  - Vishwa - Flipkart

This book was way way ahead of its time . Just to understand the functioning and the motives of several types of governments to such an extent is by itself genius ! And to put all of them into words ... Read full review

Still relevant and scary as always

User Review  - Vinay Menon - Flipkart

Orwell's magnum opus would be the most referred to book by anyone who knows of the sad and depressing world we currently inhabit. Read full review

not the best quality

User Review  - Aayoti Sengupta - Flipkart

From the cover of the book and its outside look, it seems like a steal at 55. However, the paper quality is not that good and the letters seem to be almost visible on the other side. My copy, once ... Read full review

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