Coming soon from Pandigital is the Novel multimedia ebook reader using the Android operating system. The Novel has a 7″ color touch screen, built-in dictionary, adjustable font size, virtual keyboard, and bookmarking. With a WiFi connection, you can surf the internet and use email. There are music and video players, a picture viewer, games, calendar, and alarm clock. You can read ePub and PDF files, and you can buy books wirelessly from the Barnes and Noble ebookstore. Pandigital says the Novel should sell for about $200 at major retailers beginning this month.
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