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Burning Down George Orwell's House free pdf Ray Welter, who was until recently a high-flying advertising executive in Chicago, has left the world of newspeak behind. He decamps to the isolated Scottish Isle of Jura in order to spend a few months in the cottage where George Orwell wrote most of his seminal novel, Nineteen Eighty-Four. Ray is miserable, and quite prepared to make his troubles go away with the help of copious quantities of excellent scotch. But a few of the local islanders take a decidedly shallow view of a foreigner coming to visit in order to sort himself out..

About Andrew Ervin

Andrew Ervin grew up in the Philadelphia suburbs and has lived in Budapest, Illinois, and Louisiana. He has a degree in philosophy and religion from Goucher College and completed his MFA in fiction at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. His criticism regularly appears in "The New York Times Book Review," "The Miami Herald," "The Philadelphia Inquirer," and elsewhere. He currently lives in Philadelphia with his wife, flutist Elivi Varga. He is the author of "Extraordinary Renditions," a collection of novellas. "Burning Down George Orwell s House" is his first novel."

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Author : Andrew Ervin
Publisher : Soho Press Inc
Data Published : 07 May 2015
ISBN : 1616954949
EAN : 9781616954949
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 278 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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