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Big Brother Amplified: Between The Covers!

No, no, no! It’s not what you’re thinking … well some of you anyway!!

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Rob Parker’s required reading for fans:

A list of books that, Rob Parker, one of The Namibian’s sub-editors thinks fans of Big Brother should read:
• ‘1984’ – George Orwell
• ‘Brave New World’ – Aldous Huxley
•    Ã¢â‚¬ËœFahrenheit 451’ – Ray Bradbury
•    Ã¢â‚¬ËœHard Times’ – Charles Dickens
•    Ã¢â‚¬ËœSurveillance’ – Jonathan Raban
•    Ã¢â‚¬ËœThe Panopticon’ – Jeremy Bentham
•    Ã¢â‚¬ËœThe Handmaid’s Tale’ – Margaret Atwood

Jean Sutherland’s suggested reading for housemates:

Given the nature of the show – and what goes down, if not up and out – some books Big Brother housemates might find useful to read:
• ‘The Art of War’ – Sun Tzu
• ‘Paranoia’ – Joseph Finder
• ‘The Big Fat Bitch Book for Girls’ – Katy Figes
• ‘He’s Just Not That Into You’ – Greg Behrendt
• ‘Essential Manners for Men’ – Peter Post
• Kardashian Konfidential’ – Kim Kardashian
• ‘Men Are From Mars, Women Are From Venus’ – John Gray
• ‘Gossip Girl’ – Cicely von Ziegesar
• ‘The Prince’ – Niccolo Machiavelli
• ‘For Whom The Bell Tolls’ – Ernest Hemingway
• ‘Catch 22’ – Joseph Heller
• ‘Go The F**k to Sleep’ – Adam Mansbach
• ‘Dances With Wolves’ – Michael Blake
• ‘Dirty Dancing’ – Gordon Volke
• ‘Who Moved My Cheese’ – Spencer Johnson
• ‘The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Exotic and Pole Dancing’
• ‘Crime And Punishment’ – Fyodor Dostoevsky
• ‘Things Fall Apart’ – Chinua Achebe

Anthony-Claret Onwutalobi
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