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ANIMAL FARM: A Fairy Story

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

A modern day fable, with modern implications in a deceiving simplicity, by the author of Dickens. Dali and Others (Reynal & Hitchcock, p. 138), whose critical brilliance is well adapted to this type of satire. This tells of the revolt on a farm, against humans, when the pigs take over the intellectual superiority, training the horses, cows, sheep, etc., into acknowledging their greatness. The ... Read full review

Review: Animal Farm

Editorial Review - Bookreporter.com

This is a classic tale of humanity awash in totalitarianism. A farm is taken over by its overworked, mistreated animals. With flaming idealism and stirring slogans, they set out to create a paradise of progress, justice, and equality. First published during the epoch of Stalinist Russia, today it is clear that wherever and whenever freedom is attacked, and under whatever banner, the cutting clarity and savage comedy of Orwell's masterpiece is a message still ferociously fresh. Read full review

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Absolute classic. "All animals are created equal, but some animals are more equal than others." t's so accurate it's scary. [Dec, 2013]

Review: Animal Farm

User Review  - Mai Rikter-Svendsen - Goodreads

I caught on to this book as soon as I started reading it. This was the first book that I read by George Orwell, and I really enjoyed it. Although it was a little easy to read, I found the ideas behind ... Read full review

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User Review  - Sarah - Goodreads

I read this book in school like many others but with the upheaval in politics this year, I wanted to give it a reread. Just as it did when I was younger, George Orwell's Animal Farm shocks it's reader ... Read full review

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User Review  - Birchsilver - Goodreads

Upon finishing this book, my first thought: That was brutal. And that ending. Is there a sequel? Or was the version I have missing a few chapters or something? Because it was just a case of: Labour ... Read full review

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User Review  - Riska Putri - Goodreads

I was Flabergasted. Maybe i am lack of some knowledge on Marxism movement in Rusia since first i am not really into it and the other things because i believe that to apply one exact pagan without ... Read full review

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User Review  - Noor Al Rahma - Goodreads

With all the revolutions happening around the world, you can easily relate the story to actual situations happening now. Read full review

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User Review  - Phil - Goodreads

Actually is 3.5 stars. The dictatorship that Orwell described was a rather "soft" one and I expected a more dramatic story. Nevertheless, it gives out great messages about the human nature considering the year that this was written. Read full review

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User Review  - Omnia reda - Goodreads

To me, It`s perfection it self... watching your own world in a mirror with a book written 80 years ago is something else, it`s fact well-known that every revolutionary rebellion has its commander even ... Read full review

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