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Books: final chapter yet to be written - Books - NZ Herald News

Books: final chapter yet to be written - Books - NZ Herald News | Family Literacy | Scoop.it
Printed works aren't about to be killed off by digital readers just yet, says global publishing expert

 

The reassuring news about printed books - for those who devour them - is they are not ready to surrender to the digital tide.

 

That's the perspective of a book lover who reads ebooks and who sits at the top of the world's publishing industry. Jens Bammel, a German lawyer and secretary general of the International Publishing Association, watches the business of books from Geneva.

 

He likens its condition to surfing an avalanche, given that the irresistible momentum of digital publishing is sweeping all before it ...


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For Reading and Learning, Kids Prefer E-Books to Print Books | Digital Book World

For Reading and Learning, Kids Prefer E-Books to Print Books | Digital Book World | Family Literacy | Scoop.it
A new study suggests that children prefer e-books to print books and that they retain and comprehend an equal amount of information from both print- and e-books.
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