Sales of George Orwell’s ’1984′ skyrocket on Amazon
June 10, 2013
that staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, According to Amazon sales of George Orwell’s “1984” are up 69 percent .

George Orwell’s ’1984′  marked its 60th anniversary on June 6 amid a flurry of real-world news stories on secret government domestic surveillance.

Amazon lists the paperback version of the sci-fi classic as the 19th biggest book on its Movers and Shakers list. The current sales rank is 110.

The list identifies the biggest gainers in sales rank compared to 24 hours ago.