Need a kitchen scale but reluctant to part with counter space? Here's an ingenious solution! This handy digital scale comes packaged as a 6"x7½" hardcover book. Simply close and secure the cover with the included elastic, and store the device with your cookbooks! The easy-to-clean glass-surface scale converts between metric and imperial with one touch, has a tare function so you can weight ingredients in containers, and weighs items up to 5 kgs/11 lbs. A handy conversion chart and 3V CR2032 lithium battery are included.