The death of the book has been greatly exaggerated.
A Pew study has found that Americans are reading books in large numbers. Nearly three-fourths of Americans have read at least one book in the past year. The average number of books read in that period is 12.
E-books are growing in popularity, but they still lag behind print books. 28% of the public have read an e-book over the last year, but only 6% read e-books exclusively. [Read more…]