Day 1/30: Speed Read Animal Farm by George Orwell – 128 Pages in 60 Minutes
This is day #1 of the One Book, One Day challenge. We’re going to speed read Animal Farm by George Orwell at 500 words per minute (WPM) using AccelaReader.com.
About the Book: Animal Farm is a satire on equality by George Orwell where farm animals rebel against their human master’s tyrannical rule. The animals stage a rebellion and establish an idealistic state of justice and progress. Napoleon, a power-hungry pig, becomes a totalitarian dictator who leads Animal Farm to a society where “All Animals Are Equal / But Some Are More Equal Than Others.”
Here are the most common words in the book…
How Long To Read: 60 minutes (at 500 WPM)
Published: August 17, 1945
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