“Down And Out In Paris And London” Is George Orwell’s Disappointing Exception

George Orwell is one of the greatest writers of the 20th century. He was a soothsayer and a genius. Read Inside the Whale (a must read for all Orwell fans), Animal Farm, and 1984, and you will understand why the man has a reputation. However, Down and Out in Paris And London is not one of his better works. The book is decent at best (I give it three stars), and if the book was written by some random schmuck, my rating would be much more brutal.
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Source: Return of Kings