A Clockwork Orange
Anthony Burgess's A Clockwork Orange is the shocking seminal novel that spawned one of the most notorious films ever made. Fifteen-year-old Alex and his thrill-seeking gang regularly indulge in ultra-violence, rape and drugs, but when he is caught and brainwashed by a government psychologist Alex finds his new law-abiding life unbearable. Set in a terrifying dystopian future, A Clockwork Orange is a disturbing exploration of morality and free will.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - joririchardson - LibraryThing
Upon beginning this strange piece of literature, I wasn't quite sure what to make of it, and upon finishing it, I am still wavering between puzzled disliking and respectful appreciation. It is ... Read full review