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Just noticed that the books in my Kindle collection are not very good. Looks like they're mostly things I downloaded because they were cheap or because I was in a hurry. My paper book collection is much better.
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I think there is mentality shift that has to take place before that changes.
For me the storage cost of a paper book has gotten so high with my overflowing shelves, that I've even  started to buy "good" books in e-form.
There is a hurdle there, nonetheless, after a lifetime of paper book acquisition.
 
I think another factor is that I periodically thin out my paper books. I have everything I've ever got for Kindle. (Which isn't much. I don't have a Kindle device, just the Kindle app on my laptop.)
 
I've been reducing the books on my shelf, I'm trying to get down to one shelf heh. Really forces you to look for ebooks.
 
I don't have a Kindle but like the Kindle app and download the free classics I'm not sure I want to add to my physical collection. 

Enjoy my paper books more, too.  Why is the feel of a paper, the turning of the pages so much more satisfying?  May be just how we're made.
 
I find Kindle books, on a PC, harder to read than most web sites, certainly harder to read than a web page reformatted by Readability. I don't understand what value Kindle adds, other than being a distribution channel for Amazon. A simple PDF would be better.

I don't care for the Kindle device either, and that's why I don't own one.
 
The Kindle app for Mac has functionality like Clearly and Readability allowing formatting to fit my reading style.  My eyes still get more tired but I would read much less without Clearly and Readability. 
 
Depending on your lifestyle, another advantage of Kindle is that, if you move from device to device, it keeps track of where you are in the book.  I normally read from a tablet, but this weekend I ended up unexpectedly stuck someplace for a while, and just fired up the Kindle app on my iPhone, and picked up right where I left off.  Not ideal (for me, anyway) to read on a smartphone, but in this case it was a net gain.
 
I do like the Kindle device, but one of the big advantages of the Kindle (and I think other e-readers, like the Nook) is that there are apps for most existing platforms and devices. The trick is finding a device you enjoy reading on, if there is one. (For me, Kindle > tablet > laptop > phone.)
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