Are you a serious reader who doesn’t want a serious dent in your wallet? The go-to geeks at CNET are calling the nook Wi-Fi the best e-reader under $150. This baby’s got a touchscreen and auto-connectivity to free hot spots—and it’ll keep your brain from turning to mush! $149, barnesandnoble.com/nook
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