Elizabeth Barrette (ysabetwordsmith) wrote,
Elizabeth Barrette

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Selling Ebooks on Cards

I can see how ebook cards would appeal to shoppers and publishers, and be helpful for struggling bookstores.  But the environmentalist in me just goes *facepalm* -- because a key advantage of ebooks is their smaller footprint.  Adding an unnecessary piece of plastic to the process just grates on me.  We need to be reducing our use of plastic, not increasing it.
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