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Orwell novels leap in popularity on ‘Top 100 Most Borrowed Books’ in Hong Kong

British author George Orwell’s dystopian critiques of authoritarian regimes were among the most borrowed books in Hong Kong’s libraries last year, with Chinese versions of the works dramatically rising in popularity. The Chinese version of Orwell’s 1984 was the tenth most borrowed book last year, after not featuring at all on the the Hong Kong […]