Originally Posted by derangedhermit
Some people state that all footnotes should be converted to endnotes for e-books. That simply doesn't work as well for some author's style. Reading Terry Pratchett's Discworld novels and not having the footnotes "right there" loses something special.
Footnotes HAVE to be converted to something or other, given that no current reading device supports footnotes in the true sense of the word - ie notes at the foot of the current page. (Other than for things like PDF files.)