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Story of the THREE LITTLE PIGS

Advantages: Easy to read classic
Disadvantages: Some may find the language a bit uninspired

I've only recently discovered this gem of a book by Orwell, which is quite strange as 1984 is among my favourite "classic" books. After reading it numerous times- I often have these reading binges where my brain gets hungry for new information and ideas. ...

chocoholic 11.01.2006 · Read full review
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Review of Animal Farm - George Orwell

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"a little squib that might amuse you"

Advantages: a book with many layers
Disadvantages: none

...it was with these words, in February 1944, that George Orwell himself described the release of his latest book, a more belittling statement could not have been chosen to describe what was to become a stalwart of English political literature and the ban ...

steerpyke 06.08.2005 · Read full review
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Are you a pig or a sheep

Advantages: brilliant, easy to read, classic
Disadvantages: none

Animal Farm is one of the most widely read and known novels by George Orwell. It is studied by many, much to their dismay, as a text for English exams, or as an aid to the teaching of Russian history. It is a brilliant novel, which can be appreciated on m ...

ickle_devil 01.07.2001 · Read full review
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Some books are more equal than others

Advantages: All of it
Disadvantages: None of it

...Yes, theediscerning is aware 19 other people have already given their opinions about Animal Farm on this site, but there is always time for a reminder where these things lie. If you always have a nagging doubt that you never read enough of the really " ...

theediscerning 04.06.2003 · Read full review
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The story of Pigs and Communism

Advantages: very well written and shows brilliantly the follies of humanity; short and to the point; very well characterised
Disadvantages: perhaps not enough character development, though its not really needed either, being a straight satire

...There is a rather large list before me consisting of classic books that I have been encouraged to read. Animal Farm was one of those books at the top of the list, George Orwell?s famous allegorical satire about revolution and betrayal. It is a piece which ...

adamsputnik 30.09.2003 · Read full review
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