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Brave New World: Aldous Huxley

An analysis of setting in Brave New World, Gattaca and The Handmaid’s Tale

Brave New World, by Aldous Huxley. Huxley's classic prophetic novel describes the socialized horrors of a futuristic utopia devoid of individual freedom.

There are a few books that I think everyone should read and this is one of them.

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stars ==> of "Brave New World" by Aldous Huxley For Quarterly Classics book club. I loved this book and the premise of it. Definitely took a bit to get into it, but the story was fascinating. We had a great discussion.

"This is how you lose her" by Junot Diaz - The stories in this collection are about love, but they’re also about the undertow of family history and cultural mores, presented in Díaz’s exciting, irresistible and entertaining prose.

THIS IS HOW YOU LOSE HER by Junot Diaz (January stories in the New York Times Bestselling This Is How You Lose Her lay bare the infinite longing and inevitable weakness of the human heart.

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Catch 22 Joseph Heller Banned in several states: in it was banned in Strongsville, Ohio (overturned in in it was banned in Dallas, Texas, and in 1979 it was banned in Snoqualmie, Washington.

49 Underrated Books You Really Need To Read

49 Underrated Books You Really Need To Read

49 Underrated Books You Really Need to Read - Under-read, overlooked, and forgotten books that everyone will love.

"C--can it be possible to be absolutely terrified, but brave at the same time?" Amaris asked.   The stallion smiled, seeming to look into her soul with those big silver eyes. "My daughter, that is the only time you can be brave."

"C--can it be possible to be absolutely terrified, but brave at the same time?" Amaris asked. The stallion smiled, seeming to look into her soul with those big silver eyes. "My daughter, that is the only time you can be brave.

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Slaughterhouse-Five-Kurt Vonnegut So it goes. I really enjoyed this. It was my first Vonnegut novel and will not be my last!

Read Aldous Huxley's review of 1984 he sent to George Orwell

Read Aldous Huxley's review of 1984 he sent to George Orwell

1984 by George Orwell - The classic novel that defined a genre. Smith lives in a society that in which Big Brother is always watching and even your thoughts are closely monitored by the thought police.

Some of you think the book is better than the movie. Others say the movie is better than the book. I say: you've got to experience both.

Twitterature: November 2013 edition. With a sad library story and a kid's cookbook review.

The Princess Bride by William Goldman. I thoroughly enjoyed reading and laughing my way through this novel. I even gave this novel to my husband as a wedding present :)

Brave New World by Aldous Huxley (Harper Perennial Modern Classics). Cover design by Milan Zrnic.

"Brave New World" by Aldous Huxley Humans are made in bottles and conditoned for their role only a tiny elite have 'free will' which is a curse rather than gift.

The Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway. One of our favorite classics for teens to read. Never finished. Book was so boring!

The Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway. A poetic, emotive read about conquering oneself.this I have yet to read

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