Fine Books magazine returns to printed format

From the Fine Books Blog comes the news that Fine Books and Collections, which went digital in 2008, will be returning to print in April. Rebecca Rego Barry, a Fine Books Blog contributor, writes,

In announcing its plans, the magazine said it would continue its monthly e-letter online and its very popular blog. According to associate publisher Kim Draper, the web site has grown tremendously in the past year, having just topped 50,000 monthly visitors.

“We don’t hope to achieve as much readership in print, but we do think print has a certain charm and value that is impossible to obtain online,” says Draper.” It remains a conundrum why collectors of print love reading online, but we are delighted to be able to serve both needs.”

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