Neil Gaiman · Neverwhere

In what is essentially Gaiman's first novel, we visit London Below, the most fully realized of all the worlds he's created. In this love letter to the British capital, reality is viewed through a wildly imaginative and fantastical lense that makes for a great story and some social commentary.

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George Orwell · Nineteen Eighty-Four

"Power is not a means; it is an end. One does not establish a dictatorship in order to safeguard a revolution; one makes the revolution in order to establish the dictatorship. The object of persecution is persecution. The object of torture is torture. The object of power is power."