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Ray Bradbury's internationally acclaimed novel Fahrenheit 451 is a masterwork of twentieth-century literature set in a bleak, dystopian future. Guy Montag is a fireman. In his world, where television rules and literature is on the brink of extinction, firemen start fires rather than put them out. Hi

Author Ray Bradbury

Pages 249

Publisher Simon and Schuster

Published Date 2012-01-10

ISBN 1451673264 9781451673265

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avery_d shared a tip "Imaginative reading with a very human story amid a dystopian landscape."

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hanxo shared a tip "A Classic must read. Reminds you of the value of reading and information."

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anna_howard_5947 shared a tip "Such a relevant book today!"

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laurel_gruchow shared a tip "Read the original in the 70s RAY BRADBURY IS ONE REASON I LOVE SCIENCE FICTION Great story 💜"

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sofia_darling shared a tip "Fighting books with fire!"

gabriella_umbrella shared a tip "I liked the ideas in this book, despite the story being a bit iffy"

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ashlyn_darling shared a tip "this was my favorite of the high school curriculum readings we were forced into"

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maria_popescu shared a tip "My first science fiction novel. 10/10 recommend."

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plant_demon shared a tip "Best future story I've read so far. Really good read."

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stacy_beamer shared a tip "A very different classic. How lucky are we to be able to read ALL books and not have to hide them?"

aicul shared a tip "Best dystopian novel I’ve read"

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mira_jane shared a tip "The ending was my favorite."

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wallace_craig shared a tip "This book was what really got me into dystopian literature. ❤️"

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joey_reynoso shared a tip "YAS"

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maddie_walker shared a tip "Actually really interesting. Kind of a slow read but it is worth if. (Id definetly smuggle books)"

kelly_frydenger shared a tip "Yea!"

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darkseas shared a tip "One of the best dystopian books out there!"

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spriizee shared a tip "Pretty classic dystopian novel"

amber_sample shared a tip "Very applicable to today"

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jaden_rowe shared a tip "Ray Bradbury explores a very bleak future; a world without books! Very tragic and intriguing!"

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tatyanak shared a tip "Had to read it in middle school for English class, but it was still pretty good"

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genesis_vargas_9878 shared a tip "I like how the cover is talked about in the book"

mrosefradeza shared a tip "Loved the book! Read it in high school and have read multiple Bradbury novels, but this one takes the cake!"

sophia_fields_64 shared a tip "A little hard to understand at the beginning but in the end very good. It made me think about our future and how we live."

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linda_ritchie shared a tip "AWESOME reading!!!!!!"

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alfredo_vazquez shared a tip "A great book!!"

joe_molinaro shared a tip "I did. You?"

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eli_smith_476 shared a tip "The pun is real."

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james_walls shared a tip "Great book about censorship."

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emma_is_somethin shared a tip "It was a well written book."

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sarah_friedman_7209 shared a tip "This one will always be a classic but honestly there are better books out there"

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amortentia shared a tip "a true insight on the likeliness of a highly-controlled society in the near future."

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MekelleBrown shared a tip "One of my favorite books from middle school. It challenges and brings in readers  of all ages. "

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michael_cramer_3132 shared a tip "Great storytelling and beautiful character plight."

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tara_franco shared a tip "Classic. Must read. I do wish the ending could’ve been longer but I suppose it is RB’s style."

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Caffeine.and.Paper shared a tip "“You don’t have to burn books to destroy a culture. Just get people to stop reading them.”"

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laura_lynn_9467 shared a tip "This book is intense"

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salvatore_troia shared a tip "A perfect book to start a journey of self awareness in today's social climate"

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corvus_corax shared a tip "Loved the book, 9/10 only because it ended to quickly for me. Definitely worth the read."

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amanda_blacksmith shared a tip "This should take you around 3 hours and 43 minutes to read at 200 words per minute."

alberto_chaves shared a tip "Yes definitely"

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eva_e._gross shared a tip "Yes"

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brandishindig shared a tip "Genuinely one of my favorite works of literature"

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evgeny_rahman shared a tip "Everyone should read this at least once. It is about what culture means to humanity"

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kaydra_dawn shared a tip "Love love love"

beth_b_2410 shared a tip "What about you?"

jule shared a tip "It’s so good!! The first book I ever read for a high school class and absolutely worth it."

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elena_cole shared a tip "Classic"

arti_patel_5222 shared a tip "I had to read this book for school in 11th grade and by far it is my favorite book that I’ve had to read for school."

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taylor_roth_3099 shared a tip "Read this during my sophomore year in high school and even though I enjoyed reading this book, I would never want to live in it."

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anastacia_lopez shared a tip "Its awsome"

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lee_roddick-brown shared a tip "Always a favorite! Must read!"

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sofia_sanchez_3572 shared a tip "It was a mix of emotions gambling about the future and what it holds"

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sarahbeth_moore shared a tip "Even better on as an audiobook"

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ryan_fauvel shared a tip "Fantastic read for those interested in post apocalyptic future utopias honestly reminds me somewhat of 1987"

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natalie_dulaney shared a tip "My reaction was core shaking. I really liked that it made me see things differently."

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elizabeth_hurtado shared a tip "Sad dystopian book"

jeremiah_stanley shared a tip "I haven’t read a lot of his stuff but Fahrenheit 451 is one of my all-time favorites."

daniel_herrera_8134 shared a tip "A high school read. A lot of parallels into our actual world."

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lany_sins shared a tip "Will forever be my favorite book. Shows a very close future I believe one day we’ll live in."

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scott_k_9618 shared a tip "Has been a favorite for years and feels much like a future we nearly stepped into."

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brandi_mckenney shared a tip "Best book to read if you need some perspective"

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CrochetFreak shared a tip "Amazing and scary to see how easily it could become true."

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dawn_brazier shared a tip "Must read!"

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karen_leach_3215 shared a tip "So spot on for today it’s frightening"

ford_flowers shared a tip "Genuinely good dystopian."

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deborah_core shared a tip "Love it. I highly recommend it."

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brandon_martin_9309 shared a tip "Great book with scary parallels to today’s world"

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tiffany_farmer shared a tip "So sad! Dystopian."

travis_9555 shared a tip "It's been awhile since I read it. I know I enjoyed the entire book, I need to go back and reread it!"

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michael_leukert shared a tip "I read this in high school literature. Definitely gets the wheels turning."

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stacita_c shared a tip "Same!! :-)"

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amanda_robinson_89 shared a tip "It is a great disptopian book! It was my favorite book for a very long time."

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mattypowell shared a tip "One of my favorites! I have the man in fire tattooed on my arm 👀"

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sara_rodriguez_3230 shared a tip "If you like dystopian books, I would read this"

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ammy-doo shared a tip "Your welcome hun💕"

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sariah_fox shared a tip "Super thought provoking"

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david_wright_9196 shared a tip "Hard choice, between I Claudius or A Prayer for Owen Meany"

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hannah_mcneely shared a tip "Last years favorite was Ninth House from Leigh Bardugo. I read an obscene number of books so it's a feat to be memorable."

charlie_nalls shared a tip "I’m actually actively reading it currently"

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stephaniekirkman shared a tip "One of my absolute favorite books of all time!"

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lil-farrah shared a tip "8/10"

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robyn_fiorito shared a tip "I haven’t read it in so long that I can’t recall what my favorite part would be, but this question makes me want to reread it!"

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mikewazowski shared a tip "Read it in high school, but I really loved the story and have reread it again recently."

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jaime_woolstencroft shared a tip "It's been a favorite of mine for years!"

kristy_vi_ngo shared a tip "Great eye-opener book."

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VentiCoffee shared a tip "It’s my new favorite book! I loved the suspense and everything about it! “It was a pleasure to burn.”"

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jennifer_ponce_6648 shared a tip "My most favorite required reading from HS!!"

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aurora_anastasia shared a tip "Great book. Left me in deep contemplation."

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annika_backstrom shared a tip "It is a good classic"

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brofe_6959 shared a tip "Interesting and thrilling story. Had to read it for a school project, and it was one of few I enjoyed."

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artisticnerd101 shared a tip "Im currently writing one, so I haven't been reading. But I really liked Project Hail Mary and The Princess Bride"

olivia_broome shared a tip "currently my favorite books are the ones in the harry potter series or the lemony snicket series."

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audrey_cattanach shared a tip "Literary complex in the beginning but made more sense in the end. Good classic."

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andrea_gomez_4526 shared a tip "I teach this to my students and the discussions are pretty interesting."

steven_l_goff shared a tip "Enjoy"

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megan_grace_3911 shared a tip "Beautiful writing"

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larry_virden shared a tip "Great compelling writing by a master of the genre."

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kaitie_m shared a tip "It was dark in an unexpected way. Highly intelligent."

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Holidayborn shared a tip "A blessing of literature"

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