Cheap perl e-books

James Laver james.laver at
Fri Aug 28 08:51:01 BST 2009

On 28 Aug 2009, at 08:33, Billy Abbott wrote:
> I'm worried that I seem to be turning into a Sony evangelist, but  
> I'd definitely give their Readers a look. I had a play with a Kindle  
> 1 and it was a nasty thing in comparison to the PRS-505 - plasticky  
> and overengineered. The new Kindles are meant to be much nicer, but  
> we don't have them over here yet :) Waterstones have a Reader in  
> most of their stores if you want to have a play.

I played with one and found it to be exactly like you describe the  
kindle. Not to mention that the interface is very un-booklike and I  
think it would become frustrating very quickly and I'd want my dead  
trees back.


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