Originally Posted by africalass
Thanks so much for that! I was coming to the same conclusion. They don't seem to sell them at Amazon anymore so I'll have to look on Ebay. If I don't succeed, is there any other option people would suggest?
Some would argue a better option would be the Kindle Touch as it still has audio, and if you are in the UK you can get a refurbished Touch from Amazon via their warehouse deals for £64.99.
Click on this link
to see the Kindle Touch on Amazon and then follow the link on the right of the page under more buying options.
I have a refurbished Kindle Keyboard from Amazon for well over a year and its been just fine.