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Is the book Animal Farm a fable?

A fable is usually “a brief, succinct story that is meant to impart a moral lesson” (enotes reference, fable). Orwell wrote Animal Farm to tell a cautionary tale about communism using the Russian Revolution as a backdrop. By using animals, Orwell was able to make his “fairy story” a traditional fable.

Similarly, is Animal Farm a banned book?

Check out this year's Banned Books feature here. There are many places in the world where George Orwell's satire Animal Farm has at one point or another been banned, making reading it an act of political bravery. To say that the United States is not one of these places is an understatement.

What is the genre of the book Animal Farm?

Satire
Political satire

Is Animal Farm a dystopian novel?

Transcript of Animal Farm is dystopian novel written by George Orwell and. Animal Farm is dystopian novel written by George Orwell and was published in England in 1945. Animal Farm is about animals on a farm that dream of a better future for themselves, ones without humans and mainly their farm owner Mr. Jones.