So far, he is really happy with it and is now rushing to finish up the couple hardcover books he has yet to read. I personally love the cool cover with the built in "blind you if you turn over in your sleep and accidently look toward it" light.
It'll be great to decrease our HHE weight from all the books we accumulate! We donated a TON to the library when we left IL and still have a lot. Not sure if it'll help avoid the below, but may be easier to juggle while juggling the kiddo.