E-book sales decline in US as trade for print picks up

Since 2015, US readers have chosen old-fashioned print books over their digital versions, and independent bookstores are flourishing.

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    Despite predictions about the death of books in print, sales of electronic books are actually down in the United States.

    That is lead to a mushrooming of independent bookstores as readers renew their love affair with the printed word.

    Al Jazeera's Heidi Zhou-Castro finds out why.


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