Originally Posted by Aurora13
Wow that is really astonishing! I just can't picture my life without books. I've been reading since I was 4 or 5 and never stopped. I think that many people are too busy watching t.v, playing video games or trying to make ends meet that they don't have time to read. It is sad....
It's the rise of interactive entertainment products, and TV moving into the bedroom.
When I was at school I had several books confiscated by teachers.