Barnes & Noble Announces Unique Gift Ideas for the 2016 Holiday Season

Press Release

New York, NY — December 14, 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 its list of the top gifts items for the 2016 holiday season. This year’s gift selection from Barnes & Noble includes high-quality gifts for everyone on their lists including avid readers, gamers, budding artists, tech hobbyists and more. Barnes & Noble also has the best selection of Harry Potter wizardly games, collectibles, jewelry, apparel and more so customers can gift a truly magical experience to loved ones.
“At Barnes & Noble, we aim to make our customers the very best gift givers by offering a wide-ranging, and meaningful selection of products that meet their loved ones’ unique interests,” said Alex Perruzzi, Vice President, Gift and Product Development at Barnes & Noble. “We’ve coordinated our gift themes based on the latest market trends and developed exclusive items to offer our customers a fresh and distinctive collection of gifts at exceptional prices. The perfect gift is easy to find and our knowledgeable booksellers are ready to make helpful recommendations.”
For the 2016 holiday season, Barnes & Noble recommends the following Top Gifts of the Season from its vast selection:
The Gift of Mindfulness

The Gift of Warmth

The Gift of Technology

The Gift of Creativity
Art Supplies

Coloring Books

The Gift of Reading
Tablet Pillow

The Gift of Writing

The Gift of Gaming

The Gift of Fandom

The Gift of Harry Potter

Wizardly Gifts & Accessories

Throughout the holidays, customers can complete their gifts with 30{f6d78b8308d01262e8203b9b8c8b6caac6fe5a7471f7b9faec37163d94183570} off all holiday boxed cards and roll wrap at Barnes & Noble. Customers can also buy an exclusive holiday “Snowy Days” tote, available in four different photographic prints and perfect for loading up their holiday gifts, for only $12.95 with the purchase of any item in store (regularly $24.95).
For a complete list of the amazing gifts available at Barnes & Noble this holiday season, customers are encouraged to visit their local store or Barnes & Noble’s 2016 Holiday Gift Guide, which features an expansive 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.
*Offer is valid through December 25.   

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