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Light Reading

Three novel e-readers for taking your library on the road.

illustration by Luis Albuquerque

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A built-in dimmer lets you adjust the light based on the time of day (perfect for overnight flights or nighttime reading), and the device runs for up to eight weeks on a single charge.

Kindle Paperwhite, $139,

This e-reader boasts the most even light on the market. Use the shelf feature to customize your collection by author or genre.

Kobo Aura HD, $169.99,

The scaled-down size makes it easy to handle for quick browsing, social media and reading. Opt for the Retina display for increased pixel density.

Apple iPad mini, from $319; with Retina display (and A7 chip), from $419,



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