“I saw you walking down the street the other day and it looked like you were reading on an e-reader,” more than one customer has said to me, or, catching sight of it behind the counter, “Is that one of those e-book things?” Pause. Sometimes I think I see worry in their faces. Just what is going on in this crazy world when a bookstore manager reads e-books in public? Am I deserting the world of the book?”

Stephanie Anderson, Manager of WORD in Brooklyn, writes about opening up a dialogue about e-readers and e-books.
Read the full article in Shelf Awareness.