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As many types of books as there are readers

I am signing off for the holidays, and I thought I could do worse than citing Oliver Sacks on why we need as much diversity as possible when it comes to reading: “No one sort of book should be allowed to disappear, for we are all individuals, with highly individualized …

The Digital Book Has No Cover

My title comes from a quote from The Atlantic on the crisis in book design in an ebook world. Covers obviously cover something, so when there is no bounded space to cover, well, then the visual cues of the book are thrown way, way off. On the one hand, ebooks …