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Beyond Texts and Tweets, Young People Still Love to Read Books

Beyond Texts and Tweets, Young People Still Love to Read Books

| October 23, 2012 | 5 Comments

By NPR Staff In what may come as a pleasant surprise to people who fear the Facebook generation has given up on reading — or, at least, reading anything longer than 140 characters — a new report from the Pew Research Center’s Internet and American Life Project reveals the prominent role of books, libraries and […]

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Survey: Parents Prefer Reading Print Books to Young Kids

Survey: Parents Prefer Reading Print Books to Young Kids

| September 18, 2012 | 6 Comments

Don’t count print books obsolete just yet — especially when it comes to younger kids. A study released today by the Joan Ganz Cooney Center shows that even among parents who like reading e-books with their kids, the majority still prefer to read print books over e-books with their children. The survey, which included 1,200 […]

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