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Yahoo! Maktoob Says Egyptians, Bahrainis and Moroccans ‘Best Readers’; Saudis Like Their Romance Novels

I don’t know what sort of methodology Yahoo! Maktoob used in their survey about Arab reading habits. Their website seems to indicate—understandably—that they conduct surveys online. The press release does at least note that “The survey polled 3,503 people in Algeria, Bahrain, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Oman, Palestine, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Yemen.”

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