Animal Farm Notes
Offers the full text of Animal Farm plus quotes, character profiles, commentary on the Russian Revolution, plot analysis, excerpts about the book from Orwell's letters to his agent, and more.
SparkNotes: Animal Farm
Study guide for the George Orwell novel, including chapter summaries, character list, study questions, and further reading.
Novel Guide: Animal Farm
Provides a readers' guide including chapter summaries, character profiles, and more.
Not All Books Are Created Equal: Orwell & His Animals at Fifty
1996 article by Katharine Byrne describing Orwell's difficulties in finding a publisher for Animal Farm, different interpretations of the text over time, and its continuing message that freedom is fragile and precious.
ClassicNotes: Animal Farm
Summary of the George Orwell novel, as well as analysis, character list, essays, and links.