Originally Posted by HarryT
And, to be fair, that's exactly what it's being marketed as. For £69, it's excellent value in the British market. I may get one myself as an ePub reader.
For £79 you could get a Kobo Touch, which seems a much better device. The Touch is the same weight as the BeBook, but presumably thicker.
Or for £59 you could get a Koko non-Touch.