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NOW A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE starring Tom Hanks, Emma Watson and John Boyega
A thrilling and compulsively addictive novel about our obsession with the internet
When Mae is hired to work for the Circle, the world's most powerful internet company, she feels she's been given the opportunity of a lifetime. Run out of a sprawling California campus, the Circle links users' personal emails, social media, and finances with their universal operating system, resulting in one online identity and a new age of transparency. Mae can't believe her great fortune to work for them - even as life beyond the campus grows distant, even as a strange encounter with a colleague leaves her shaken, even as her role at the Circle becomes increasingly public ...
'Tremendous. Inventive, big hearted and very funny. Prepare to be addicted' Daily Mail
'Prescient, important and enjoyable . . . a deft modern synthesis of Swiftian wit with Orwellian prognostication' Guardian
'A gripping and highly unsettling read' Sunday Times
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Dystopian and captivating
A modern dystopia which takes inspiration from Orwell and mixes it with our modern tendency to willingly expose ourselves to media control. Hard to put down!
Uncompromising view of the dangers of social media. The more we know, the more uncertain we may become. A possible take on Apple's new headquarters, which has a doughnut like shape with all manner of social facilities. A very pertinent read at a time when tweets seem more important than people. An altered reality state. Now a film starring Tom Hanks and Emily Watson.
Gripping, terrifying and amazing
Maes decent Into madness coupled with today's march towards digital utopia is such an amazing read it should be on everyone's reading bucket list