In 1984, London is a grim city where Big Brother is always watching you and the Thought Police can practically read your mind. Winston is a man in grave danger for the simple reason that his memory still functions. Drawn into a forbidden love affair, Winston finds the courage to join a secret revolutionary organization called The Brotherhood, dedicated to the destruction of the Party. Together with his beloved Julia, he hazards his life in a deadly match against the powers that be.
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Michele LUser Review - mlswings - Overstock.com
I read this book in high school and its my favorite book to date. It made me fall in love with dystopian novels. I recently had a yearning to read it again so I ordered it in hardcover because I adore ... Read full review
Very good and very prophetic.User Review - 4saken - Overstock.com
Id always heard about this book but disregarded the reviews as overly possitive. As I read it I realized that the book has a direct and accurate view of the way governments work today. It should be a book on anyones reading list. Read full review