Travel is good for the soul. Getting there is great for books.
My iPad is great for many things that sometimes area great many distractions from ready, the Kindle Paperwhite is none of those things. Easy to read in any light, especially the starboard seat of an morning flight north, sun coming through the open window that won’t get closed. Or if you don’t fly, outside at the table during your lunch break.
At $99.99, wireless sync, backlight for might time reading, light as a paperback but hold thousands of books, it’s a no brainer.
Kindle Paperwhite, 6″ High-Resolution Display (300 ppi) with Built-in Light, Wi-Fi – Includes Special Offers
And while you’re at it, pre-order the Grit by Angela Duckworth and stick to it!