Nineteen Eighty-Four

by: George Orwell
Narrated by: Andrew Wincott
Duration: 12 hrs and 19 mins
Publication Date: 2015-11-05

Audio Book Summary

George Orwell’s nightmare vision of a dystopian world has become more apt in these modern, chaotic times. Casting a pall of oppressive dread from the very first sentence, this classic audiobook takes hold of your imagination and stays with you long after the last four words are uttered.

Big Brother is watching you….

1984 is the year in which it happens. The world is divided into three superstates. In Oceania, the Partys power is absolute. Every action, word, gesture and thought is monitored under the watchful eye of Big Brother and the Thought Police. In the Ministry of Truth, the Partys department for propaganda, Winston Smiths job is to edit the past. Over time, the impulse to escape the machine and live independently takes hold of him and he embarks on a secret and forbidden love affair. As he writes the words DOWN WITH BIG BROTHER, his personal rebellion begins….

George Orwells masterpiece is the definitive dystopian novel and one of the most influential works of the twentieth century.