‘The book is like the spoon, scissors, the hammer, the wheel. Once invented it cannot be improved. You cannot make a spoon that is better than a spoon.’ – Umberto Eco.
TheBookInspector. Investigating the future of books and trying to answer some of the important questions. Can eBooks really replace paper books? Will eBooks really replace paper books? What is it about the smell of a new book? Why do you never see anybody using a Kindle in France?
My attempts to answer such questions, interspersed with book reviews and book related news. TheBookInspector: lovechild of a self-confessed bibliophile.