For the older kids that are getting ready to go back to school, this is a great thing to have. The Pandigital WikiReader Handheld Electronic Encyclopedia features the full Wikipedia catalog preloaded and updateable. The palm sized encyclopedia contains the entire English Wikipedia covering 3 million topics, which is equivalent to more than 1,000 volumes. No internet connection is required, so they can take it with them anywhere. It features an LCD touchscreen, virtual QWERTY keyboard, Search, History, and Random buttons, a parental control option, and a mirco SD/SDHC card slot (along with a 4GB MicroSD card). It also comes with a 1 year warranty. So, if you have a middle or high school aged child, I would suggest picking this up. For less than $15, you can't beat it! There is only 45% left in stock, so hurry and grab yours now!