Paperback or Hardcover?

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Post by Snappy »

Paperbacks for the win! They're the superior choice on most accounts, at least for me.

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Hard back for me. Less chance I'll rip the cover and the font tends to be a bit bigger on average, I've found.

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Post by VitsyST »

I usually buy paperback books because they're cheaper. I prefer to travel with hardbacks, though.

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Post by White_Nights »

Definitely paperbacks for me. It is easier to menage and it is less heavy in my hands.

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Post by KimberlyS88 »

I prefer paper back if I’m traveling or carrying the book with me. The only time I enjoy hard cover is if I’m displaying the book somewhere around my house.

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Post by JaimeAlfonzo »

paperbacks is flexibility and is cheaper

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Post by JanetWF »

My preference is Hardcover. I like the way they look, feel, and smell. I really can’t justify the price difference though, so for the most part, I get paperback. As someone else mentioned, they are lighter and therefore easier to hold also.

I read mostly ebooks now, because I don’t get out to the library or bookstore, and they don’t drawn bugs and in Florida that is important.

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paperback as they are lighter and easy to pack in my tote

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Post by Reina275 »

My books are my little treasures, I always chose hardcover so they last more in time. :techie-studyinggray: :)

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Post by leximutia »

Hardcover! Although I would not discriminate against a paperback.

It's just that I like taking my books around with me everywhere, holding them, placing them in random spots, packing them in my bag... Hardcover books are more durable and feel more "solid," more comfortable in my hands.

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