Originally Posted by Namekuseijin
it's already hard enough to get my daughter to read books, rather than just appreciate the (ever larger) pictures or drop it altogether and get to play some casual flash game (even ye old games like Super Mario is way too hardcore for her).
I can only imagine the fine art of interpreting text, reading in-between lines and letting imagination roll to fill in details is doomed and we're well into the path to Idiocracy, if not there already...
I don't see imagination being threatened by effective use of media+ in books, but I think there will be good and bad uses.
As for your daughter, no comment.