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1984 by George Orwell

Book Review: 1984 by George Orwell – Sam Solomon

Title: 1984

Author: George Orwell

Rating: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

Genre: Dystopia

Who controls the past controls the future. Who controls the present controls the past.

I bought myself this book on a whim at Waterstones, as a gift to myself upon finishing A Levels (I don’t usually buy physical copies of books – especially from Waterstones!). It is rare that such spontaneous purchase are successful, and I am very glad that this is the book I chose as it turned out to be a perfect kickstart to my summer reading.

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The Darkest Minds

Image result for the darkest minds Title: The Darkest Minds

Author: Alexander Bracken

Rating: ⭐️⭐️

This book was SUCH a disappointment. Such a let down. It basically spoilt my Saturday evening. This book had so much potential. I was so excited to read this. But guess what the worst thing was? I LOVED IT UNTIL THE END. 300 pages in and I was certain I would give this book 5 stars.

I have a lot to say about this book so brace yourselves, everybody. Prepare yourself for a rant.

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