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Review: 1984

User Review  - Jacqueline Boss - Goodreads

Managed to get halfway through this miserable piece of garbage. A decent enough idea with poor execution, dull and repetitive prose, flat characters, and very slow progression. It didn't feel like ... Read full review

Review: 1984

User Review  - Brian Hazzard - Goodreads

I wanted to like this classic dystopian novel. I believe that protecting privacy and free speech are the obligation of every human. So I hoped this book would give me a picture of the risks of putting ... Read full review

Review: 1984

User Review  - Goodreads

Scores some points for merit, I suppose. But what lacklustre characters, what a lame plot, what an implausible, because utterly unsustainable, set-up! A regime that kills/imprisons people faster than ... Read full review

Review: 1984

User Review  - James Walker - Goodreads

The main things that are interesting about 1984 are the prescient depiction of an invasive surveillance state and some of the little setting details, like the deliberate mangling of language and ... Read full review

Review: 1984

User Review  - Shania Tasker - Goodreads

This is why I hardly ever read anything other than Romance... It just never works for me :(( Read full review

Review: 1984

User Review  - Goodreads

This was a difficult book to read, but not for the reasons it should have been. It doesn't read like a book. There is an entire section dedicated to the main character reading a book passage by ... Read full review

Review: 1984

User Review  - Kayla Whitehurst - Goodreads

This was a difficult book to read, but not for the reasons it should have been. It doesn't read like a book. There is an entire section dedicated to the main character reading a book passage by ... Read full review

Review: 1984

User Review  - Kristine Raugust charette - Goodreads

Couldn't give it a one star because it's obviously a classic. I didn't enjoy it at all. It put me to sleep within pages, though that could be the new infant that is making me sleepy. Read full review

Review: 1984

User Review  - Goodreads

Okay, I've had all day to consider my review and it's this... I don't get all the hype. Yes, I see how George Orwell was ahead of his time as "1984" seems, in many ways, to be our present day. Some ... Read full review

Review: 1984

User Review  - Hillary Pincus - Goodreads

Okay, I've had all day to consider my review and it's this... I don't get all the hype. Yes, I see how George Orwell was ahead of his time as "1984" seems, in many ways, to be our present day. Some ... Read full review


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