Brave New World
Required reading by many schools throughout the country, "Brave New World" is a brilliant work of fiction, as readable and pertinent today as it was over 65 years ago. Huxley's tone of semi-serious alarm and focus on specific philosophical and ethical controversies has remained amazingly contemporary -- indeed, many would argue that the future he portrayed is right here in our own society. As read by British actor Michael York, this unabridged audio edition of the book is both timely and absolutely captivating.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - josmith16 - LibraryThing
To actually put in perspective the quality of this book, I will have to start by stating that I have recently read few books by current authors who also have written dystopia novels: The Hunger Games ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - LindaLiu - LibraryThing
Interesting. A challenging read. A clinical future of genetically modified happiness and fragile stability but of little substance. One savage struggles to understand it. Not sure I enjoyed it at all. It took a long time to read for a reason... but it does make you think. Read full review