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1984: The Graphic Novel

by George Orwell, Fido Nesti

On Sale: 09/14/2021

Price: $22.00

1984: The Graphic Novel

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1984: The Graphic Novel

by George Orwell, Fido Nesti

On Sale: 09/14/2021

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Price: $22.00

About the Book

One of the most influential books of the twentieth century gets the graphic treatment in this first-ever adaptation of George Orwell’s 1984.

War is Peace * Freedom is Slavery * Ignorance is Strength

In 1984, London is a grim city in the totalitarian state of Oceania where Big Brother is always watching you and the Thought Police can practically read your mind. Winston Smith is a man in grave danger for the simple reason that his memory still functions. Drawn into a forbidden love affair, Winston finds the courage to join a secret revolutionary organization called the Brotherhood, dedicated to the destruction of the Party. Together with his beloved Julia, he hazards his life in a deadly match against the powers that be.

With evocative, immersive art from Fido Nesti, this vision of George Orwell’s dystopian masterpiece provides a new perspective for longtime fans but is also an accessible entry point for young readers and adults who have yet to discover the iconic story that is still so relevant today. 
 

Critical Praise

"Hand this to readers who are new to 1984 or hesitant to take up a classic."--Booklist

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Product Details

  • ISBN: 9780358359920
  • ISBN 10: 0358359929
  • Imprint: Mariner Books
  • On Sale: 09/14/2021
  • Trimsize: 8.000 in (w) x 10.000 in (h) x 0.000 in (d)
  • Pages: 224
  • List Price: $22.00
  • BISAC1 : COMICS & GRAPHIC NOVELS / Literary
  • BISAC2 : COMICS & GRAPHIC NOVELS / Adaptations
  • BISAC3 : COMICS & GRAPHIC NOVELS / Dystopian