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Review: 1984

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This book was very hard to read, not because of the writing style but because of the concepts. It's definitely not a light read, it's the kind that would make you question everything, relate ... Read full review

Review: 1984

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I knew this wasn't going to be a feel-good book, but gee whiz, was it depressing. I'm glad I read it--it's definitely a classic, and the references of "Big Brother" and "unperson" are so often cited ... Read full review

Review: 1984

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I read this book in the month of November and October. I think the overall theme is the influence society truly has on the citizens of a country. For example, in the book they force people to not ... Read full review

Review: 1984

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I thought I had read this book in high school years ago, but I think I was confusing it with Animal Farm. I gave it three stars, because the point of the story was driven home over and over again. I ... Read full review

Review: 1984

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The book 1984 by George Orwell is about how the nuclear war has divided the world into three totalitarian super states. One of the main characters, a middle aged man named Winston Smith, works for the ... Read full review

Review: 1984

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As a "dystopian future" concept, I cannot fault the book. It was chilling and ruthless in its assessment and depiction of a human race that used war, scaremongering, constant monitoring and the ... Read full review

Review: 1984

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I liked a lot of the ideas in this book, and found much of it captivating. And it made me very angry, and want to stop such a society from developing in our world! However, I didn't like the ... Read full review

Review: 1984

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For some reason, I felt the urge to pick up a classic. I never feel this urge. Oddly enough, 1984 didn't read like a classic in my opinion. There was no "Old-English" verbiage, or even difficult to ... Read full review

Review: 1984

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There's really no way I can discuss what I wish to discuss without spoiling a few (or many) things. It took me quite some time to actually finish 1984. It's not a terribly eventful book, but that ... Read full review

Review: 1984

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My thoughts are scattered about this book. I had to read it for my AP English class, starting tomorrow, and I just finished it. So when I first heard of this book, I was really intrigued. I really ... Read full review


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