_ «Paper books are really, really useful things. They are wonderful things. I'm still convinced that the paperback book is something that will probably live forever. Because it's cheap, it's cheerful, you can drop it in the bath, you can put it in your pocket. It's driven by sunlight. You can find your place in it in seconds. But there are places where Kindles win.
There are two huge things about the Kindle that are incredibly good and useful... » _
Great article by Neil Gaiman on LocusMag. Read it carefully.