In the New York Times there’s this article about a new book publishing trend.
Tiny books that will hold in the palm of your hand – the size of a cell phone – with a horizontal spine so that you can read with a single finger swipe – like a cell phone.
Pardon me while I roll my eyes. Another marketing gimmick. Just in time for Christmas.
It’s a statement of the times, when IRL emulates tech simulating reality.
For this bookseller in Budapest, I don’t think he cares much.
Budapest, Hungary. 2018