last comment by Sarah B.
5 years ago
NEW YORK, NY,
I'm pretty sure most schools have had it as required learning at some time or another.I have, in fact i just finished it. I couldn't put it down for 3 hours. It's one of my favorite books now.Did anybody else enjoy it as much? It's definitely a breather from Hawthorne's Scarlet Letter that's for sure.
over 5 years ago
NEW YORK, NY,
oh my god, that's crazy D:
January 24, 2011
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I had to read this last year for english and I honestly hated it, I don't even think I finished it. For some reason I just couldn't seem to stay interested in it.
February 1, 2011
I absolutely loved this book!I read it in 8th grade and freshman year and it only got better.
February 2, 2011
Haven't read since seventh grade But I've been meaning to read it again
February 3, 2011
Ok didn't finish that. I didn't really understand I when I was twelve but I really want to read it again. But it's still not back in the library yet
Really interesting and very good book, that make you think about the importance of culture.
I read this for one of my modules last semester and was quite indifferent to it. Didn't love it, didn't hate it. I liked some of the imagery, but the science fiction stuff (ie. the Mechanical Dog) just put me off.
February 5, 2011
one of my favourite books in the whole world, i love and it also freaks me out how Bradbury was right in many things, it's creepy...anyway have u seen the movie? it makes great justice to the story, plus Bradbury approves, that means i approve n____noh! there is another book by Bradbury that u might enjoy: Martian Chronicles...
April 26, 2011
Love it! I was never required to read it in school, but I wish I was so my classmates would have at least read the cliffnotes :)I'm definitely a huge fan of Ray Bradbury.
April 27, 2011
WHERE THE WILD THINGS ARE,
It wasn't my favorite required reading book but I apprecated it and understood it for it's importance. To me reading something like Night which is a true story and by far more sinister in the way the government controlled things, I find more powerful and impactful.
I read this book as part of my Advanced Higher English dissertation work. Read it along with George Orwell's 1984 + A Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood. The latter is wonderful. One of my favourite books. If you like a good dystopia (+ if you enjoyed Fahrenheit 451, I'm guessing you do) then give A Handmaid's Tale a read. Another recommendation, whilst we're on the dystopia topic, is Aldous Huxley's Brave New World. =]
May 8, 2011
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