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Men 'Giving Up' On Books To Watch Films Or Go Online

Posted at 8:01AM Thursday 17 Apr 2014

Men prefer to watch film adaptations of books than read the original novel, according to a new study, which found the opposite is true for women.

BBC

Five perfect books for men who never read (Guardian)

http://bookseller-association.blogspot.co.uk/2014/04/making-reading-fit-todays-lifestyle.html




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