Visitors at a book fair in Wan Chai. Photo: Winson Wong Visitors at a book fair in Wan Chai. Photo: Winson Wong
Visitors at a book fair in Wan Chai. Photo: Winson Wong
City Weekend

The death of the paperback: are Hongkongers reading less or are they turning to online literature?

  • In the digital age, the habit of reading or borrowing books from the library seem to be on the decline among youth, with teen romance the dominant genre for online literature
  • Experts lament the lack of appreciation for the classics amid changing times

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Visitors at a book fair in Wan Chai. Photo: Winson Wong Visitors at a book fair in Wan Chai. Photo: Winson Wong
Visitors at a book fair in Wan Chai. Photo: Winson Wong
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