Most of us don't bother reading the instructions, unless something goes wrong. Even then, we don't want to read the instructions. That may change if this concept becomes a reality, even if just the first time because it seems so cool.
This is a book/box that houses a smartphone. There is a cutout that holds the packaged smartphone in place. Each page explains functions on the device and points them out directly on the phone's face. Though it's likely that the cardboard used to package these things may run up the cost, it does look like a cute idea.