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Would You Cuddle Up With an E-reader?

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— John MacDougall/AFP/Getty Images

In this corner, weighing in at 10.2 ounces, or twice the weight of your cellphone, is the Amazon Kindle. The sleek, electronic reader that’s taking the publishing industry by storm is white, it’s thin as a pencil and it fits easily in your purse or briefcase. Want to read the latest bestseller? In seconds it appears right before your eyes. No more trips to the bookstore; no more heavy hardcovers weighing you down. But at $359, your wallet will admittedly be a bit lighter. … Back to Article

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