Originally Posted by HarryT
Reading (novels) is a speciality interest. It wouldn't actually bother me to have to pay $200 for a really good dedicated reader. I paid over $600 for my first eInk reader (a Sony PRS-500).
I agree entirely. I paid well over $200 for my early (in the UK) Touch and cover. It's one of my most treasured gadgets, and I've had a new iPad every launch day so far.
An eInk reader is a specialist device for prolific readers. Sadly, they are in decline.