Date Read: May 2010 Winston Smith works for the Ministry of truth in London, chief city of Airstrip One. Big Brother stares out from ev.
George Orwell’s chilling portrait of a totalitarian regime, Nineteen Eighty-Four, has become a classic work of century literature. Cover art by Shepard Fairey
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The new film version of George Orwell's 1984 , executive-produced by street artist Shepard Fairey, has just gained a screenwriter, Deadline Hollywood reports. Noah Oppenheim will adapt the book for the new version.
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Journey to the Center of the Earth by Jules Verne. Professor Hardwigg, his nephew Harry, and their guide Hans explore a volcanic crater in Iceland that leads them to the center of the Earth and to incredible and horrifying discoveries.
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Uses translucent mylar jackets that go over the book cover itself. Under the dinosaurs are images of skeletons and tunnels being used by the adventurous characters in the novel--so cool!
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