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Fahrenheit 451

In a terrifying care-free future, Guy Montag, whose job as a fireman is to burn all books, questions his actions after meeting a young woman, and begins to rebel against society.

The Eyre affair : a novel —Fforde, Jasper.

Thursday Next, a Special Operative in literary detection, searches for Jane Eyre when a madman who murders literary characters plucks her from the Brontë novel.

Fahrenheit 451 —Bradbury, Ray, 1920-2012, author.

A book burner in a future fascist state finds out books are a vital part of a culture he never knew. He clandestinely pursues reading, until he is betrayed.

The gift —Patterson, James, 1947-

After escaping imprisonment by the totalitarian regime known as the New Order, siblings Wisty and Whit Allgood, who possess magical powers, establish themselves as leaders of the Resistance, a hidden community of teenage...

Manto

In the 1940s', Indo-Pakistani writer Saadat Hasan Manto's artistic choices are challenged by censors.

United States of Japan —Tieryas, Peter, 1979- author.

"Decades ago, Japan won the Second World War. Americans worship their infallible Emperor, and nobody believes that Japan's conduct in the war was anything but exemplary. Nobody, that is, except the George Washingtons--a ...

Mr. Lemoncello's Library Olympics —Grabenstein, Chris, author.
Book On CD
2016
Availability: 2 of 2

"Mr. Lemoncello has invited teams from all across America to compete in the first ever Library Olympics ... but someone is trying to censor what the kids are reading"--Provided by publisher.

Tenderness —MacLeod, Alison, 1964- author.

"From the Booker-longlisted author of Unexploded comes the story of a famed novelist living in exile and the most memorable first lady to ever enter the White House, bonded through time and space by a subversive literary...

Fahrenheit 451 —Bradbury, Ray, 1920-2012, author.
Book On CD
2016
Availability: 3 of 3

In Bradbury's futuristic novel, the knowledge gained from books is forbidden, and television replaces deep thought with vapid and menial information. Firefighter Guy Montag is assigned to locate, confiscate, and burn boo...

Disclose —Charbonneau, Joelle, author.

Meri Buckley has lost everything. She lost her mother to a fight much bigger than herself. Her father to grief, fear, and denial. And the truth--to an overbearing government that insists that censorship and secrecy is th...

Fahrenheit 451 —Bradbury, Ray, 1920-2012.
Book On CD
2005
Availability: 0 of 1

In a society in which books are outlawed, Montag, a regimented fireman in charge of burning the forbidden volumes, meets a revolutionary school teacher who dares to read. Suddenly he finds himself a hunted fugitive, forc...

Fahrenheit 451 —Bradbury, Ray, 1920-2012.
Book Club
2013
Availability: 1 of 1

A totalitarian regime has ordered all books to be destroyed, but one of the book burners, Guy Montag, suddenly realizes their merit.

The sledding hill —Crutcher, Chris.

Billy, recently deceased, keeps an eye on his best friend, fourteen-year-old Eddie, who has added to his home and school problems by becoming mute, and helps him stand up to a conservative minister and English teacher wh...

Twilight of the eastern gods —Kadare, Ismail, author.

A fictionalized recreation of the author's experiences as a student at the prestigious Gorky Institute for World Literature describes the school's descent into a dangerously Socialist Realist aesthetic that almost caused...

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