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George Orwell

George Orwell (1903-1950) is one of the world’s most influential writers, the visionary author of Animal Farm and Nineteen Eighty-Four as well as a number of non-fiction classics. By the time of his death in 1950, he was world-renowned as both a journalist and author.

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Nineteen Eighty-Four

Part of our collection of Young Adult Classics, this is the classic dystopian tale of oppressive government.

Big Brother is watching you . . .

Under the all-seeing eye of Big Brother, Winston Smith spends his days in the Ministry of Truth, rewriting the past for the Party. Despite constant surveillance and the ever-present threat of repression, he starts to inwardly question the regime. A note from a colleague – ‘I love you’ – marks the beginning of a secret affair that breaks all the rules. But what will happen when they are found out?

This classic dystopian novel is a vision of life under a totalitarian regime, where every thought or action could bring the Thought Police to the door . . .

Now with a stunningly sinister cover by Nathan Burton.

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