February 23, 2020

Ask a North Korean: Do North Koreans like reading books?
"Among the books I read in North Korea, Sherlock Holmes was my favorite"
Every week, we ask a North Korean your questions, giving you the chance to learn more about the country we know so little about.Today’s question is from Ian Hunter, who asks: I’ve seen photos of North Korean market stalls selling comics. Are they just for children or do adults buy them too? Do many people read them?Most of the books you find in public libraries are all about the three