Become a Member & Get Double the Regular Member Discount During Appreciation Days

Members Will Also Enjoy 20% off Samsung NOOK® Devices and Accessories, Including the New Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 NOOK®, During Appreciation Days

New York, New York – September 24, 2015 –Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE: BKS), the nation’s largest retail bookseller and a leading retailer of content, digital media and educational products, today announced Member Appreciation Days, a special in-store savings event for new and current Barnes & Noble Members. From Thursday, September 24, through Sunday, September 27, Members will receive a 20% in-store discount on almost everything in Barnes & Noble stores nationwide including books, gifts, toys, games, movies, Café items and more.

For this limited time only, Members will also enjoy 20% off Samsung NOOK devices* and accessories, in-store only. This includes the new Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 NOOK, an 8-inch tablet blending Samsung’s elegant design and multi-tasking power with NOOK’s unparalleled reading and entertainment experience.

“We are excited to offer new and existing Barnes & Noble Members the opportunity to get double the discount on practically everything in our stores. Now is the perfect time for customers considering a Membership to get twice the savings by signing up,” said Jaime Carey, Chief Operating Officer at Barnes & Noble. “The double discount even applies to the new Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 NOOK, providing Members with the opportunity to get significant savings on Barnes & Noble’s most powerful reading and entertainment experience.”

Designed for Barnes & Noble’s most loyal customers, the Barnes & Noble Membership program gives Members 40% off hardcover bestsellers and 10% off virtually everything else in Barnes & Noble stores throughout the year. Members also benefit from free express shipping on all online purchases at BN.com and receive exclusive savings offers throughout the year. The annual fee is only $25.

The Member Appreciation Days offer is available in-store only and not available for online purchases on BN.com and NOOK.com, and exclusions apply. For more information on Membership or these promotions, customers can speak with a bookseller at any of Barnes & Noble’s nearly 650 stores nationwide.

*Offer does not apply to NOOK GlowLight™. Offer not Available at BN.com or at Barnes & Noble College bookstores or websites. May not be combined with other promotions or discounts. No cash value. Void where prohibited. See a bookseller for details.

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Become a Member & Get Double the Regular Member Discount During Appreciation Days

Members Will Also Enjoy 20% off Samsung NOOK® Devices and Accessories, Including the New Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 NOOK®, During Appreciation Days

New York, New York – September 24, 2015 –Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE: BKS), the nation’s largest retail bookseller and a leading retailer of content, digital media and educational products, today announced Member Appreciation Days, a special in-store savings event for new and current Barnes & Noble Members. From Thursday, September 24, through Sunday, September 27, Members will receive a 20% in-store discount on almost everything in Barnes & Noble stores nationwide including books, gifts, toys, games, movies, Café items and more.

For this limited time only, Members will also enjoy 20% off Samsung NOOK devices* and accessories, in-store only. This includes the new Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 NOOK, an 8-inch tablet blending Samsung’s elegant design and multi-tasking power with NOOK’s unparalleled reading and entertainment experience.

“We are excited to offer new and existing Barnes & Noble Members the opportunity to get double the discount on practically everything in our stores. Now is the perfect time for customers considering a Membership to get twice the savings by signing up,” said Jaime Carey, Chief Operating Officer at Barnes & Noble. “The double discount even applies to the new Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 NOOK, providing Members with the opportunity to get significant savings on Barnes & Noble’s most powerful reading and entertainment experience.”

Designed for Barnes & Noble’s most loyal customers, the Barnes & Noble Membership program gives Members 40% off hardcover bestsellers and 10% off virtually everything else in Barnes & Noble stores throughout the year. Members also benefit from free express shipping on all online purchases at BN.com and receive exclusive savings offers throughout the year. The annual fee is only $25.

The Member Appreciation Days offer is available in-store only and not available for online purchases on BN.com and NOOK.com, and exclusions apply. For more information on Membership or these promotions, customers can speak with a bookseller at any of Barnes & Noble’s nearly 650 stores nationwide.

*Offer does not apply to NOOK GlowLight™. Offer not Available at BN.com or at Barnes & Noble College bookstores or websites. May not be combined with other promotions or discounts. No cash value. Void where prohibited. See a bookseller for details.

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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®.

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