results 05 – reading interest

by Neil Harper Cox
As time goes on new generations take less and less interest in reading, newspaper subscriptions are at record lows and magazine sales have plummeted. modern attention spans can barely finish the first column of this writing. this visualization attempts to give some insight into the reading habits of previous generations by graphing the length of the top 100 novels against their authors life spans. this data should be updated to include more recent publications.

reading-interest

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