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?
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 !
Definitely prefer the real thing. I love books and would choose them any day
I don't think that anything could ever replace a book. I've never had a digital reader, and doubt that I ever will.
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.
Paperbacks are definitely my favorite! Can't read off of a computer screen. Just not the same.
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.
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. ^ ^
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.
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.
As convenient as digital books are, I have to admit that I still prefer hard-cover books...
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.
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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