Originally Posted by jbcohen
I will shortly be going out of the country on vacation, so not wanting to risk getting mugged for my Kindle I have bought a paperback to take with me.
I bought my first ereader because
I was going out of the country on holidays.
I never felt it was under any threat from would be thieves - my cash, my mp3 player or my passport might have been of interest, but not my ereader.
eta: agreed on all the benefits of ebooks though