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Get Pop-Cultured with Barnes & Noble Ends on a High Note with a Huge Celebration of All Things Marvel on Saturday, August 6

Incredible Offer of Buy 2 Get the 3rd Free on All Marvel Graphic Novels*, Exclusive Sneak Peaks, Content Samplers, Fun Activities and a Photo-Op for Fans of All Ages

New York, NY – August 2, 2016 – Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE: BKS), the nation’s largest retail bookseller and a leading retailer of content, digital media and educational products, today announced that Get Pop-Cultured with Barnes & Noble (www.bn.com/getpop-cultured) will come to an end in an exciting way with a huge celebration of all things Marvel on Saturday, August 6, starting at 7 PM. Customers are encouraged to visit their local Barnes & Noble store and explore the Marvel Universe plus get exclusive content samplers and sneak peeks, enjoy trivia, coloring, cosplay, a photo-op, and a very special offer on all Marvel graphic novels of buy 2 get the 3rd free, which will run through August 7.

At the fun event, Marvel fans will get an exclusive first look at the first story for Marvel’s new character, Mosaic, through a Make Mine Marvel sampler and the opportunity to pick up a Women of Power sampler, while supplies last. Fans will also have the chance to take a picture with an Everything You Need to Know About Marvel- Hulk Display/Standee and participate in Marvel-themed activities like trivia and coloring. Customers should contact their local store for a full list of the activities that will take place.

Plus, for one day only on August 6, Marvel’s Rocket and Groot: Stranded on Planet Strip Mall! will be available for only $7.00 at all Barnes & Noble stores, while supplies last.

Customers are encouraged to post pictures of themselves having fun at the Marvel celebration to their social media channels using the hashtag, #GetPopCultured.

* Of equal or lesser value. eBooks not included. While supplies last.

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 640 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), plus periodicals and comics, 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®.

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