We must keep books relevant and accessible, or our future may suffer.

A major reason, of course, lies in future generations. Not only for literacy but because books are able to show children different worlds and educate them on things they would never have dreamed of.

Source: http://www.bookstr.com/article/neil-gaiman-discusses-why-our-future-depends-on-books/3345?trr_article_source=post-ribbon-module&utm_campaign=705566_newsletter_172203&utm_medium=email&utm_source=The%20Reading%20Room%20&dm_i=2P56,F4F2,Z2B5Q,