Ray Bradbury's Fahrenheit 451

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Harold Bloom
Chelsea House, 2007 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 96 pages
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User Review  - mobill76 - LibraryThing

Although I d read plenty of Bradbury, I d never come across a copy of Fahrenheit 451 until my junior year of high school. I was told in a journalism class that it had once been banned. I was told the ... Read full review

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Ray Bradbury creates a world in which owning literature is a crime. In this world, firefighters are called to burn books. One such firefighter finds himself at odds with his beliefs, after he discovers books & decides to do something about it. This is a timeless classic. Read full review


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