The system is simple. Everyone understands it. Books are for burning, along with the houses in which they are hidden.
Guy Montag is a fireman whose job it is to start fires—and he enjoys his job. He has been a fireman for ten years, and he has never questioned the pleasure of the midnight runs or the joy of watching pages consumed by flames. He never questions anything until he meets a seventeen-year-old girl who tells him of a past when people were not afraid. Then Guy meets a professor who tells him of a future in which people could think, and Guy Montag suddenly realizes what he has to do. Download and start listening now!