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Barnes & Noble Celebrates Veterans Day with a Special Offer on NOOK®

Veterans, Active Duty Military Members and Their Families Will Receive 10% off Select NOOK Devices through Saturday, November 14, In-Store Only

Devices Include the New NOOK GlowLight Plus™, Samsung Galaxy Tab E NOOK®, Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 NOOK® and More

New York, New York – November 10, 2015 –Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE: BKS), the nation’s largest retail bookseller and the leading retailer of content, digital media and educational products, today announced a special, limited-time, in-store-only offer in honor of Veterans Day. Through Saturday, November 14, veterans, active duty military members and their families will receive 10% off of our popular NOOK devices* at all Barnes & Noble stores nationwide. They include the new NOOK GlowLight Plus, Barnes & Noble’s best ever NOOK eReader, and the first waterproof**  and dustproof device for worry-free reading anywhere; the 9.6-inch Samsung Galaxy Tab E NOOK, which brings NOOK’s reading and entertainment experience to the large screen; and the Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 NOOK, Barnes & Noble’s and Samsung’s thinnest, lightest and ultra-fast tablet.

In addition, this special offer also includes the 7-inch Samsung Galaxy Tab® 4 NOOK®, which combines Samsung’s leading technology and NOOK’s extraordinary content and reading experience, and the NOOK GlowLight™, an eReader designed especially for people who love escaping into a great book – anytime, anywhere.

With this fantastic discount, these NOOK devices are all available at exciting low prices exclusively for veterans, active duty military members and their families. The NOOK GlowLight Plus is available for only $116.99; the Samsung Galaxy Tab E NOOK is available for only $224.99; the Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 NOOK is available for only $359.99; the 7-inch Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 NOOK is available for only $134.99; and the NOOK GlowLight is available for only $89. For more information on this special offer, please visit your local Barnes & Noble store.  

Barnes & Noble also provides customers with a $5 credit to help them get started building their NOOK library. And with the purchase of the NOOK GlowLight Plus, the Samsung Galaxy Tab E NOOK or the Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 NOOK, customers will get to choose 3 free NOOK Books® from a selection of 20 great titles featuring favorites including The Gravedigger’s Daughter by Joyce Carol Oates, Think Big, Act Bigger by Jeffrey Hayzlett and On A Night Like This by Barbara Freethy. They will also get to choose 3 free NOOK Magazines® from a selection of more than 25 popular publications such as Cosmopolitan, Esquire and Food Network Magazine.

Veterans and active duty military members will need proof of their military service for them and their families to qualify for this special offer, and will be required to present valid military or veterans ID at checkout. Acceptable forms of identification include a current military identification card, a VA Universal Access Card, a Military I.D., DD-214 (discharge papers), or a Veterans Service Organization Card (including groups like the VFW, DAV, AmVets, MOAA, FRA and the American Legion).

To learn more about these incredible NOOK devices, customer can visit www.nook.com or their local Barnes & Noble store.

*Not including the Samsung Galaxy Tab® 4 NOOK® 10.1
**IP67 certified. Waterproof in fresh water for up to 30 minutes at a maximum depth of 1 meter (3.28 feet). Avoid immersion in saltwater or other liquids.

About Barnes & Noble, Inc.

Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE: BKS) is a Fortune 500 company, the nation’s largest retail bookseller, and a leading retailer of content, digital media and educational products.  The Company operates 647 Barnes & Noble bookstores in 50 states, and one of the Web’s premier e-commerce sites, BN.com (www.bn.com).  The Nook Digital business offers a lineup of popular NOOK® tablets and eReaders and an expansive collection of digital reading and entertainment content through the NOOK Store®. The NOOK Store features more than 4 million digital books in the US (www.nook.com) and UK (www.nook.co.uk), plus periodicals, comics, apps, movies and TV shows, and offers the ability to enjoy content across a wide array of popular devices through Free NOOK Reading Apps™ available for Android™, iOS® and Windows®.

General information on Barnes & Noble, Inc. can be obtained by visiting the Company's corporate website at www.barnesandnobleinc.com.

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