Books tagged: 1984

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World of Glass
Price: Free! Words: 50,280. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » General
In a total surveillance society where every moment of every life is publicly recorded, three newly graduated Scientists make a youthful pact to change things for the better. Under the most powerful tool of oppression ever built, work is life, and speaking out means unemployment and starvation - but someone has found a way to communicate in secret, and the implications will be explosive.
Slave To The Farm
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 58,560. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This is a true tale of a teenage girl who, in 1983, refused to go to school and became a ward of Quebec’s juvenile system, eventually making her way to The Farm. It questions the use of incarceration as a means of dealing with youth protection cases, and it offers a rare glimpse inside one of Quebec’s oldest juvenile detention centres.
The Facebook Genocide
Price: Free! Words: 4,670. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Beaten and bloodied, a man wakes up in a cell. He doesn't know how he got there, or why someone would do this to him. His first visitor, the enigmatic Doctor Jolley, brings with him more questions than answers, and thus begins a disturbing game of cat and mouse. The prisoner has no idea of the rules of this game but he knows this: one wrong answer could cost him his life.
RoboSapiens — A Dystopian Thriller...
Series: Fruit of the Gods. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,030. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
2062 -- Earth's eco-system has collapsed and its governments are bankrupt. Law and order are maintained by twelve mega- corporations known as the Consortium. With acts of revolution increasing, the Consortium has ordered its top spy, Lucinda Montavi, to infiltrate the terrorists. She will be assisted by "Gog", the most powerful robot ever built. Lucinda is unaware that Gog has his own mission.
Letters From A Student In Communist Poland
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 2,150. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Letters, Fiction » Literary collections » European / General
The mid-1980s was shortly before freedom arrived in the USSR and its European satellites. In 1984/85 I corresponded with a Polish student from Nysa, who studied in Katowice. My friend, Miroslawa, struggled with a lack of freedoms. She could not travel to the U.K., as she desired. Before Polish independence, "Mirka" filled her life with music and various items that she bought on the black market.
Funscreen
Price: Free! Words: 6,900. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
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Like millions of others, Roger Birch's family depend on ad-viewing income for their survival. Unlike millions of others, the events of one evening leave Roger aware of the government's real reason for investing in Funscreen. With HD cameras hidden behind a 60-inch glass veil, the answer was staring him in the face all along. Every family has a Funscreen. The question is... who's watching who?
Ergo: The Drone
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 107,340. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Miles Dawson is a young '9t9' drone pilot covertly fighting the mighty Emerson Corporation from within. As Earth marches toward world war, his battle against a plot to enslave humanity with an alien device takes him to the corporation's island, the former USA, and space.
1984 Study Guide
Price: $3.65 USD. Words: 8,420. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2013 and represented by Hodder Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Classics
This is a summary / study guide of George Orwell's 1984. If you don't have time to read the whole book, this study guide well help you understand the material faster.
Anthem: A Reader's Guide to the Ayn Rand Novel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,600. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
Anthem has proven to be one of Ayn Rand's most enduring books. With this new guide, you can take your understanding of Anthem to a higher level. Included are: a biography of Ayn Rand, detailed chapter summaries and analysis, examination of the book's context and history, and much more in a concise and easy-to-read format, making this the essential guide to help you navigate Ayn Rand's Anthem.
Fahrenheit 451: A Reader's Guide to the Ray Bradbury Novel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,070. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
This new guide to Fahrenheit 451 challenges you to think about the book in new ways. Included are a biography of author Ray Bradbury, a character guide, an examination of the book's historical context, detailed chapter summaries, and analysis of critical questions and themes in the story. This is the definitive guide to Fahrenheit 451, guaranteed to add to your enjoyment.