I love my new Kindle Paperwhite, Using a touch-screen keyboard to make notes (instead of using arrow keys to navigate around a cumbersome keyboard menu) is a godsend.

Rather than having to rely on a cover with a built-in light, the Paperwhite’s touch-screen is back-lit.

The Kindle cover I bought has a magnetic clasp. Opening and closing the cover automatically turns sleep mode on and off. Dictionary look-ups are instantaneous and are automatically saved in a Vocabulary Builder.

A nice “touch” are the screen savers which depict a variety of writing and print mediums, pens, pencils, ink wells, etc. Of these, three are typewriter-related …

Typebars

Key-tops

Golf ball

Brilliant!