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What do you think of children’s eBooks?

At one stage eBooks were the fastest growing sector of children’s publishing.  Everyone was sounding the death knell on paper books, bookstores, libraries, etc.  All major publishing houses have eBooks and apps sections and all major book selling sites such as Kalahari, Amazon, Exclusives have them too.  In addition to story books, the apps teaching children how to read had also increased exponentially and many parents were buying them hoping for a fast track to literacy. Today there’s a slightly different picture.  According to The Guardian, ‘while book sales through shops increased 7% in 2016, ebook sales declined by 4%. It
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