Animal Farm by George Orwell

Animal Farm

George Orwell with Ann Patchett (Contributor), Téa Obreht (Contributor)

128 pages first pub 1945 (editions)

fiction classics dystopian dark reflective fast-paced

Description

“All animals are equal, but some animals are more equal than others.”A farm is taken over by its overworked, mistreated animals. With flaming idealism and stirring slogans, they set out to create a paradise of progress, justice, and equality. Thus...

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Moods

reflective 73%
dark 62%
informative 30%
tense 28%
challenging 26%
sad 22%
emotional 12%
funny 12%
adventurous 7%
inspiring 6%
mysterious 5%
lighthearted 2%
hopeful 1%

Pace

fast 62%
medium 31%
slow 5%

Plot- or character-driven?

Plot: 42% | A mix: 37% | Character: 18% | N/A: 1%

Strong character development?

Yes: 45% | It's complicated: 32% | No: 18% | N/A: 3%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 46% | No: 36% | Yes: 12% | N/A: 3%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 47% | It's complicated: 28% | N/A: 15% | No: 8%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 67% | It's complicated: 18% | No: 9% | N/A: 4%

Average rating

3.88

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