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Review: 1984

User Review  - Melissa - Goodreads

Oh classics... I try so hard to read you and like you but sometimes it's difficult. This was a tough read for me but I did enjoy the fact that Orwell was predicting what life would look like in 40 ... Read full review

Review: 1984

User Review  - Maria Kärjä - Goodreads

At first I thought this book would be inspiring and hopeful - a story of revolution. In the end, 1984 turned out to be the most depressing and frustrating novel I've ever read. The plot was okay, but ... Read full review

Review: 1984

User Review  - Anne - Goodreads

What a drag! Everything worth reading in this "book" (it wants to be an essay, but it's beefed up with flat characters and redundant situational melodrama) could have been condensed to five pages ... Read full review

Review: 1984

User Review  - Christi Tulenko - Goodreads

Written in 1948, it's clear that Orwell was ahead of his time when he wrote 1984, but I think this book is way overrated. Glad to have finally read this classic, but my goodness, it was a struggle ... Read full review

Review: 1984

User Review  - Rohit Arora - Goodreads

May be my expectations from the book were different or something else, but somehow, I couldn't understand why it was recommended to me by so many people. I loved a huge part of it; I was finding it to ... Read full review

Review: 1984

User Review  - Riley Aeryn - Goodreads

I wish I could explain why I didn't like this book but I can never seem to articulate it properly. Let me try to here. I didn't like the main character, Winston, I didn't like his girlfriend, I didn't ... Read full review

Review: 1984

User Review  - Abby Hall - Goodreads

I read this book for English IV Honors first semester of senior year. The beginning of the book was very confusing and just made me want to put the book down and never read it again. After the about ... Read full review

Review: 1984

User Review  - Talyn - Goodreads

THANK YOU SO MUCH, MR. ENGLISH TEACHER FOR SHOWING MY CLASS A 5 MINUTE VIDEO ON YOUTUBE DETAILING EVERYTHING THAT HAPPENS IN THE BOOK BEFORE HANDING IT OUT TO US. Seriously, he did that. He did that ... Read full review

Review: 1984

User Review  - Samir - Goodreads

In the classic novel, 1984; a young man by the name of Winston Smith lives in a dystopian society after the atomic bomb during World War II. In this society there is a "Party" (group of high class ... Read full review

Review: 1984

User Review  - Julia L - Goodreads

Nothing was your own except the few cubic centimetres inside your skull. *** 'The Revolution will be complete when the language is perfect. Newspeak is Ingsoc and Ingsoc is Newspeak,' he added with a ... Read full review


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