Essay on Fahrenheit 451 Book Report

1289 Words Dec 18th, 2013 6 Pages
Daniela Zuniga
November 25, 2013
Period 6
Book Report #1

Character: Guy Montag
Guy Montag is the main character who works as a firefighter doing the ironic. Instead of doing duty of putting out fire, he starts them, but he can’t be blamed for his duty. He was raised to believe and follow society and not question. Guy is a very determined, confused, rebellious, and is an eager for knowledge character. His determination is shown when he refuses to give up the books he was caught with and he risked his life. He was determined to help Faber stop burning books which was illegal, this caused him to run away from the law. Another situation in which his determination was shown was in which Guy ran from the hound
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This caused Montag to think about everything and think for himself. He sees others perspectives. He meets Faber, an old man who used to be a teacher.
He talks to Faber and they plan to save books and produce them. Montag wanted to stop burning things and to make others sees that what they are doing is wrong. Montag begins to read books he had taken from places before burning them and he brought his wife into reading them to even though her mind was programmed and set

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