Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury

Fahrenheuit 451

Blurb: The system was simple. Everyone understood it. Books were for burning, along with the houses in which they were hidden.
Guy Montag was a fireman whose job it was to start fires. And he enjoyed his job. He had been a fireman for ten years, and he had never questioned the pleasure of the midnight runs nor the joy of watching pages consumed by the flames … never questioned anything until he met a seventeen-year-old girl who told him of a past where people were not afraid. Then Guy met a professor who told him of a future in which people could think. And Guy Montag suddenly realized what he had to do …

3 stars

Read Via: Hardback Book (library)

My Thoughts: I had a hard time understanding why things where going on. This book was easier to understand than The Great Gatsby, though. It was interesting and makes you think. I thought the ending was confusing though.

Read November 30, 2012 — December 7, 2012