Originally Posted by Wulfen
I don't pirate books, even if there's a nice digital copy available. They are not really overpriced, and the writers don't seem to be as upset with their publishers. I might get both the dead tree and the PDF versions, and use the digital copy when convenient, but if I see a book I like in a store shelf, I grab it on the spot.
You should research a bit on the book industry the publisher/bookseller conglomerate is easily as bad as the music industry it just doesn't get as much press.