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E-books vs. paper books


If you have children, here's what you have to do. You have to feed them. You have to clothe them. You have to love them. And if you can, you should try to read them a bedtime story.

Parents are often inundated with advice, much of which is often wrong and self-contradictory. But reading with your children is probably one of the most meaningful and beneficial things you can do. As the American Academy of Pediatrics recently pointed out in a policy statement, "it builds language, literacy and social-emotional skills that last a lifetime."

But which is better? E-books or paper books? Or does it matter? Turns out it does.

Read the full story here: https://montrealgazette.com/opinion/columnists/christopher-labos-whats-t...