June 10, 2013
Sales of George Orwell’s ’1984′ are up 69 percent on Amazon, according to a list on the website.
The book’s 60th anniversary was on June 6th, amidst a flurry of real-world news stories on secret government surveillance.
Amazon lists the paperback version of the book as the nineteenth biggest book on the “Movers and Shakers” list. The current sales rank is 110.