If it's interactive, is it more engaging?

First there was the news that sound effects were being added to ebooks,  now readers can interact with authors direct from their Kindle.

The first news story has attracted criticism¬† and some news sites have stopped accepting comments. But what about the second news story, being able to ask the author questions is a good thing, isn’t it?

For interactivity closer to home, don’t forget to check out the “reviews and tags” feature on Library Catalogue Plus.