1984: A Novel
View our feature on George Orwell's 1984.Written in 1948, 1984 was George Orwell's chilling prophecy about the future. And while 1984 has come and gone, Orwell's narrative is timelier than ever. 1984 presents a startling and haunting vision of the world, so powerful that it is completely convincing from start to finish. No one can deny the power of this novel, its hold on the imaginations of multiple generations of readers, or the resiliency of its admonitions--a legacy that seems only to grow with the passage of time.
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Review: 1984User Review - Syahira Sharif - Goodreads
There might be a slight problem when you like the worldbuilding more than you did with the story (particularly 'The Theory and Practice of Oligarchial Collectivism'). I've known about the Orwellian ... Read full review
Review: 1984User Review - Madeline Anderson - Goodreads
This book is about so much more than analyzing the projected future of a Stalinesque communism. The insights into language (your vocabulary can limit or free you) and the expanse of a military state ... Read full review