Which do you prefer digital books or the good old fashioned paperback and hard b

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  1. jpcmc profile image89
    jpcmcposted 8 years ago

    Which do you prefer digital books or the good old fashioned paperback and hard bounds?

    I have lots of ebooks on my computer but I still prefer flipping pages and the smell of old books.  Which do you prefer digital books or the old fashion books?

  2. freecampingaussie profile image61
    freecampingaussieposted 8 years ago

    There is nothing like snuggling up in bed with a real book, drink & snack -- no adverts & just enjoying the story !

    E books are handy for learning but cannot take the place of a real book !

  3. Sarah Masson profile image64
    Sarah Massonposted 8 years ago

    Definitely prefer the real thing. I love books and would choose them any day smile

  4. mcrawford76 profile image80
    mcrawford76posted 8 years ago

    I don't think that anything could ever replace a book. I've never had a digital reader, and doubt that I ever will.

  5. Alastar Packer profile image79
    Alastar Packerposted 8 years ago

    I am in absolute agreement with free; but regrettably, when enough libraries are cut back on their revenue, except for possibly bestsellers, we may see the demise of hard bounds. I fervently hope this doesn't occur though.

  6. Matt in Jax profile image63
    Matt in Jaxposted 8 years ago

    Paperbacks are definitely my favorite! Can't read off of a computer screen. Just not the same.

  7. profile image0
    Kbraggposted 8 years ago

    I prefer the "good old fashioned paperback and hard bounds" myself. I have tried to read books on a computer and even on the kindle and google book apps on phone. There's just something different about it that makes it harder to read for me.

  8. wizbitz profile image60
    wizbitzposted 8 years ago

    Nothing beats the classic, I vote for paper back and hard bounds. I love it when you flip the pages, it brings more excitement, compare to digital books. ^ ^

  9. vrint profile image59
    vrintposted 8 years ago

    I definitely prefer paperbacks.I have mentioned the reasons in my article : http://hubpages.com/hub/brainstormers.Infact this was the first one I had written on hub pages.Do read it and let me know if you would agree.

  10. Eric Prado profile image72
    Eric Pradoposted 8 years ago

    I prefer the good old fashioned hard back books.

  11. Teylina profile image59
    Teylinaposted 8 years ago

    Nothing like the solid feel of a real, old-fashioned hardback. I can pull it to my chest, close my eyes and breathe it in.

  12. Bella Vida profile image61
    Bella Vidaposted 8 years ago

    As convenient as digital books are, I have to admit that I still prefer hard-cover books...

  13. profile image0
    Lynn S. Murphyposted 8 years ago

    I love both, but I love my kindle more. When I travel its easier to carry more than 10 books and I can buy more books in the middle of the night. It took a bit to get used, but I'm over it now. Same way I went kicking and screaming into digital photography.

  14. profile image48
    mrspatrickstumpposted 8 years ago

    real books i hate digital things i mean you see all these teenagers with selfones and things and probably if you ask them wats a book 3 out of 10 will say wats a book?
    trust me im ateenager to but some kids really got to read real books


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