Barnes & Noble Announces List of Top Gift Items for the Holiday Season to Help Customers Find that Perfect Present

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Assortment Includes Products by FAO Schwarz, Kate Spade New York and Exclusive Collection of Peace Gifts Perfect for the Holiday Season

New York, NY — December 14, 2017—Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE: BKS), the world’s largest retail bookseller, today announced its list of the top gift items for the 2017 holiday season, just in time for customers shopping for the perfect present for their friends and family. This year’s gift selection from Barnes & Noble includes high-quality products and curated selections from the FAO Schwarz Holiday Shop and Kate Spade New York, as well as an exclusive “Peace” collection with messages of peace and tranquility this holiday season, all available in stores and online while supplies last.

“Customers have come to rely on Barnes & Noble as a place to find the perfect book, toy, game or gift item for everyone on their list, and this year we’re extremely proud of our unique and varied offering,” said Kathleen Campisano, Vice President, Specialty. “Anyone who’s still looking to find the perfect present for a loved one should visit their local Barnes & Noble store, or go online at BN.com, to experience the unmatched assortment that we’ve assembled this holiday, available while supplies last. The perfect gift is easy to find by speaking with any of our knowledgeable booksellers who are available to make meaningful recommendations, and with our curated list, available online with Barnes & Noble’s 2017 Holiday Gift Guide.”

For the 2017 holiday season, Barnes & Noble recommends the following Top Gifts of the Season from its wide-ranging selection:

FAO Schwarz Collection

  • FAO Schwarz 2017 Heirloom Ornament
  • FAO Schwarz Pedestal Holiday Scene LED Snow Globe

The Gift of Peace

  • Peace Felt Tote with Felt Tag
  • Peace Red/Natural 100{f6d78b8308d01262e8203b9b8c8b6caac6fe5a7471f7b9faec37163d94183570} Cotton Knit Throw
  • Peace Wreath Pillow
  • Grey Cable Knit Fleece Lined Reading Socks
  • Red Striped Knit Fleece Lined Reading Socks
  • Red Cable Knit Fleece Lined Reading Socks

The Gift of Photography

  • Polaroid One Step2 Camera
  • Instax Mini 9 Camera

The Gift of Nostalgia

  • The Original Whirley-Pop Stovetop Popcorn Popper in Nostalgic Packaging

The Gift of Mindfulness

  • Barnes & Noble Exclusive Earth Luxe Ultrasonic Diffuser
  • Men's Grooming Essentials Gift Set
  • Natural Himalayan Salt Lamp
  • Tea Duet Gift Set
  • Urban Agriculture DIY Lavender Spa Kit

The Gift of Writing

  • Moleskine Limited Collection Notebook Leather Large Ruled Black
  • Moleskine Limited Collection Notebook Leather Large Ruled Sienna Brown
  • Blackboard by Boogie Board

Kate Spade Collection

  • Kate Spade New York Scatter Dot Canvas Tote
  • Kate Spade New York Scatter Dot Large Spiral Notebook
  • Kate Spade New York Scatter Dot Pencil Case
  • Kate Spade New York Scatter Dot Tumbler with Straw
  • Kate Spade New York What Do You Say Canvas Tote
  • Kate Spade New York What Do You Say Lunch Tote
  • Kate Spade New York What Do You Say Pencil Case
  • Kate Spade New York What Do You Say Tumbler with Straw

For a complete list of the amazing gifts available at Barnes & Noble this holiday season, while supplies last, customers are encouraged to visit their local store or Barnes & Noble’s 2017 Holiday Gift Guide, which features an expansive, specially curated list of books, toys, games, music, movies, unique gifts for the season, and much more that’s sure to please even the pickiest people on their list. Customers are encouraged to join the conversation about all the great gifts available at Barnes & Noble this holiday season on their social channels by using the hashtag, #ALLIWANT.

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