I read 1984 and Brave New World decades ago when I was young. To the best of my recollection, I liked 1984 pretty well and was bored by Brave New World. I wonder if I'd feel the same way if I read them now?
I don't know if I care enough to find out.
: Well, anyway, the reviews were interesting.
: Thanks for posting them.
: Animal Farm is a real drag. My
: upper-intermediate adult students are
: supposed to read it, an unaltered version. I
: don't know why. The books for the next level
: are much simpler.
: A lot of people do like Animal Farm, I
: guess. I resisted reading it for years. Read
: it here to help Mari with a class. She was
: reading it with a student, who seemed to
: like it very much. It's so short, I read it
: so I could take the class and talk with the
: student about it, and since my students have
: to read it too, it's helpful, though not
: necessary, that I read it. I'm still
: avoiding Brave New World.
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