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The retro home accessory of the future?

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When Amazon introduced the first Kindle in 2007, the idea of reading changed forever.  I remember seeing folks on the NYC subway carrying them, and wondering if the concept of an e-reader would catch on.  Needless to say it did.  What’s more of an anomaly these days is to find someone riding mass transit with a real book.

Times change.

In reading the news over the last few days I came across 3 articles that prompted me to ask the question.  Will books be considered retro by the interior design community of the future?

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