Explore the dark depths of human nature and society’s impact on the individual. 🕰️
🎧 Listening time: 7 hrs and 44 mins
⭐ Community rating: 4.4 / 5
Introduction to A Clockwork Orange
This dystopian novel presents a near-future vision of a society where criminals take over after it gets dark. The book explores the complexities of morality, human nature, and the essence of personal liberty.
What is A Clockwork Orange about?
The story is told by the 15-year-old gang leader Alex. He and his friends commit brutal crimes involving violence and sexual misconduct.
Alex is depicted as possessing remarkable intelligence and a fondness for classical music but also strong violent impulses, resulting in his imprisonment. At the end of the story, he finds a way to give up on crime and become one productive member of society.
Should I listen to A Clockwork Orange audiobook?
This book might have a dystopian background, but many people can find themselves somewhere between the lines. Our free will might take wrong turns when we live in a bad environment.
Some listeners might find the audiobook’s content irritating, and it could be easily misunderstood. If you decide to listen to the audiobook, you should remain open-minded and receptive to uncover its profound significance.
📝 Book Author: Anthony Burgess
🎙 Audiobook Narrator: Tom Hollander
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