Jonathan Livingston Seagull

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The book is about a seagull, who is frustrated with his life as a seagull. The constant bickering with food and other things is not what Jonathan was meant to be doing. He wanted to fly higher and attain a sense of greater freedom. Jonathan decides to try new things and began experimenting in the air while flying. But soon enough, his mates and friends outcast him. They leave the seagull alone. But even in isolation, the seagull is desperate to try new things, Without failing and deserting his dreams, Jonathan continues with his dream and continues to try something new. That’s when he finds two other seagulls, who introduce him to a newer sense of freedom. That’s when Jonathan finally finds happiness.

What makes this book stand out?

The book talks passionately about a dream. And the fact that Jonathan, the seagull, did not desert his dream, he found true bliss. The story inspires readers to follow their dreams relentlessly, no matter what the cost.

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The book is the struggle of a character with their dreams and aspirations. Along with this the book depicts our society clearly and shows what happens to those who want to do something different and new.

Don't read it for

The book is about a seagull, the message of the book may not be clear because it hard to get attached to the story of a seagull.

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