Book Review: A Clockwork Orange (Spoilers)

Title: A Clockwork Orange Author: Anthony Burgess Genre: Science fiction, dystopia, satire Publication date: 1962 Pages: 192 hardback edition, 172 paperback edition Source: Bought it Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Synopsis: In Anthony Burgess’s nightmare vision of the future, where criminals take over after dark, the story is told by the central character, Alex, … More Book Review: A Clockwork Orange (Spoilers)

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Book Review: Animal Farm (Spoilers)

Title: Animal Farm Author: George Orwell Genre: Political satire Publication date: August 1945 Pages: 112 Source: School reading Rating: 5 stars out 5 Synopsis: Animal Farm is a political allegory, based on Joseph Stalin’s betrayal of the Russian Revolution. The story revolves around a group of animals who rebel against their human owner, Mr. Jones, from the farm they … More Book Review: Animal Farm (Spoilers)