It is back to $139 Here is the link [ame=http://www.amazon.com/gp/offer-listing/B00154JDAI?ie=UTF8&condition=refurbished]Amazon.com: Used and New: Kindle Wireless Reading Device (6" Display, U.S. Wireless)[/ame]
Try again with [ame="http://www.amazon.com/gp/offer-listing/B00154JDAI/sr=/qid=/ref=olp_tab_refurbished?ie=UTF8&coliid=&me=&qid=&s r=&seller=&colid=&condition=refurbished"]another link[/ame]
@ arshield - thanks for the links; they seem to come and go, so I'll just have to keep trying!
great news for hard core readers that dont need or want an iPad
I went ahead and bought one last night, with a water proof case and discounts I spent $205 with shipping.