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Will E-books kill the paper book?

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35yoamom

Asked by 35yoamom at 12:08 AM on Jul. 28, 2010 in Politics & Current Events

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  • Hope not... my husband longs to be a librarian.

    Truthfully, I don't think it will. Part of the joy of reading a book is the feel of the book in your hand and the sound of the pages turning. Yes I am a nerd... I can admit it :D
    SleepingBeautee

    Answer by SleepingBeautee at 12:10 AM on Jul. 28, 2010

  • I don't think so and I hope not. I can't stand to read unless it's from a real book.
    Erin814

    Answer by Erin814 at 12:11 AM on Jul. 28, 2010

  • Hopefully not, there is something much richer about a real book...
    nkkk07

    Answer by nkkk07 at 12:12 AM on Jul. 28, 2010

  • I don't think so... There is nothing like opening up a book and flipping the pages. I got a nook and took it back and it wasn't the same.
    Claudiomom

    Answer by Claudiomom at 12:12 AM on Jul. 28, 2010

  • i dont think you are a nerd sleeping! i feel the same way :3
    MoMoFu

    Answer by MoMoFu at 12:14 AM on Jul. 28, 2010

  • I really hope not!! I LOVE reading in the tub and I am not bringing a laptop in there!! LOL. I dont think so.
    momof030404

    Answer by momof030404 at 12:32 AM on Jul. 28, 2010

  • Not for me - I doubt I will be an e-book convert.
    tasches

    Answer by tasches at 12:49 AM on Jul. 28, 2010

  • what would happen to all the real books?
    lovinangels

    Answer by lovinangels at 1:06 AM on Jul. 28, 2010

  • I know many people who like to hold the book, enjoy the anticipation of turning the pages, the smell etc..

    Will books go the way of records, tapes, 8 tracks and Cd's? I'm not sure.
    Sisteract

    Answer by Sisteract at 1:10 AM on Jul. 28, 2010

  • Well kids could download all of their books from school and not have to carry all of their books... Save a tree...
    35yoamom

    Comment by 35yoamom (original poster) at 1:11 AM on Jul. 28, 2010

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