Post-truth is stranger than fiction
'THE POLITICAL BOOK OF THE YEAR' Sunday Times 'You will not read a more important book about America this year' Economist 'The memoir gripping America... Vividly articulates the despair and disillusionment of blue-collar America' Sunday Times
Winston Smith works for the Ministry of Truth in London, chief city of Airstrip One. Big Brother stares out from every poster, the Thought Police uncover every act of betrayal. When Winston finds love with Julia, he discovers that life does not have to be dull and deadening, and awakens to new possibilities.
In February 1941 British Command surrendered to the Nazis. Churchill has been executed, the King is in the Tower and the SS are in Whitehall...
A Dubray Books Favourite Book of all Time.
As relevant and as damning an indictment of society today as it was when it was written.
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This dark yet thrilling and prescient novel shows Orwell's masterful grasp of human nature and society.
(Ronan Quinn, Grafton St)
Gives us a horrifying glimpse of an alternative world - one where the Allies have lost the Second World War.