Brave New World
The astonishing novel "Brave New World," originally published in 1932, presents Aldous Huxley's legendary vision of a world of tomorrow utterly transformed. In Huxley's darkly satiric yet chillingly prescient imagining of a "utopian" future, humans are genetically designed and pharmaceutically anesthetized to passively serve a ruling order. A powerful work of speculative fiction that has enthralled and terrified readers for generations, it remains remarkably relevant to this day as both a warning to be heeded and as a thought-provoking yet satisfying entertainment.
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Not the book you think it isUser Review - The Bad Book Burner - Borders
The message from Brave New World isn't one of political intrigue or anything at all like 1984. No, the message is a warning against the effects of a caste system, of creating an elite class. It's ... Read full review
InterestingUser Review - movom - Borders
Great interpretation of the future. This book is one of my favorites. It really explores the measures humans will take to improve and perfect their specie and the unfortunate disadvantages in doing so ... Read full review