This is a very original novel. It is super short. My copy was only 105 pages. Anthem, originally called Ego, by Ayn Rand is a dystopian story. It follows one person who has a hard time falling in line with other people. The story is in the future but somehow humans have fallen back into the dark ages. They use candles and all technology is no longer used.
I was curious how other people were reviewing this book so I did a quick search and found this very interesting take on the book: