Kids and e-Books

Are parents ready for the e-book revolution?

»Posted by on Mar 9, 2012 in Kids and e-Books | Comments Off on Are parents ready for the e-book revolution?

9-year-old Maddie reading her Nook Two years ago, in a Huff Post article, studies showed that while kids were on board with the e-book revolution, their parents were slow to follow. “Children are ready to try e-books, with some thinking that a bigger selection of electronic texts would make reading for fun even more fun, according to a new study. But a solid majority of parents aren’t planning to join the digital revolution. The 2010 Kids and Family Reading Report, released Wednesday and commissioned by Scholastic Inc., offers a mixed portrait of e-books and families. Around six out of 10...

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