Book Review: A Clockwork Orange

A Clockwork Orange

What else is there to say when so much has already been written about A Clockwork Orange? Very violent, but Burgess’ use of language through his invented “nadsat” slang is an excellent use of the “show, don’t tell” rule. I constantly segued between feeling horrified by what I was reading and compelled by the poetic prose. Read the rest of this entry »