Some of the available study guides for George Orwell's novel "Animal Farm" include SparkNotes, GradeSaver, and CliffsNotes. Most of the study guide material is free online at each of these sites, though GradeSaver and CliffsNotes offer users the opportunity to buy the guide as a single file for more convenience.
SparkNotes offers a number of useful study features for "Animal Farm". These features are broken into the novel's context, its plot overview, its list of major characters, an analysis of those characters, and a list and discussion of the novel's motifs, symbols and themes. Additionally, the site provides a brief summary of each chapter of "Animal Farm," along with explanations of important quotes and key facts. The site also provides an online quiz, suggestions for essay topics and study questions about the novel, and suggestions for further reading about it.
GradeSaver offers a similar study guide. It provides a brief overall summary, a character list, and a list and discussion of themes as well as chapter summaries and self quizzes. It also offers historical context, possible essay questions and links for related reading as well as a glossary of useful terms.
CliffsNotes features chapter summaries, book summaries, a character list and individual character analyses. It alsos feature critical essays of the novel, a biography of George Orwell, a glossary, an online quiz and essay questions.