1984 by George Orwell

1984

George Orwell with Halbo C. Kool (Translator)

1984

George Orwell with Halbo C. Kool (Translator)

fiction classics dystopian science fiction dark reflective medium-paced

261 pages | first published 1949

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1984 speelt in 1984 in de politiestaat Oceanië, een van de wereldrijken die zijn ontstaan na de atoomoorlog van de jaren vijftig. Overal aanwezige apparaten houden de bevolking in de gaten, en maken propaganda voor Grote Broer, de machthebber. All...
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Moods

dark 86%
reflective 61%
tense 57%
challenging 43%
mysterious 24%
sad 24%
informative 15%
emotional 14%
adventurous 8%
inspiring 3%
hopeful 1%

Pace

medium 60%
slow 33%
fast 5%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 45% | Character: 28% | Plot: 24% | N/A: 1%

Strong character development?

Yes: 43% | It's complicated: 38% | No: 17% | N/A: 1%

Loveable characters?

No: 57% | It's complicated: 28% | Yes: 11% | N/A: 2%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 79% | It's complicated: 8% | N/A: 6% | Yes: 5%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 44% | It's complicated: 27% | No: 24% | N/A: 3%

Average rating

4.01