The Fountainhead // Ayn Rand

Categories Book Reviews, Fiction

An absorbing book promoting individualism, competition, personal accountability, and truthfulness to self. Rand champions her philosophy, Objectivism, through characters at extreme ends of its beliefs.


Read it if:

You like philosophical ideas delivered through stories and conversations between characters.

You like books that explore multiple perspectives and points of view.

You can take ideas with a pinch of salt.


Skip it if:

You don’t enjoy very descriptive books.

You have a very liberal world view – this book has influenced many famous conservatives, and some of the ideas and themes are morally and ethically unsavoury.


Goodreads Rating:  3.86/ 5

Length:  704 pages

Buy the book: The Fountainhead


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Atlas Shrugged – Ayn Rand

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