Same here..If one took the time to think about it would they really want to carry this huge book that could be 300 pages some where or just pull it out of their pocket. Like on a plane that 300 page book adds weight to your carry-one, if you get a Nook it is lightweight and wont add much at all. And like you said in class you could choose up to 1500 books with press a button. Who wouldn't want that? I know I would