Barnes & Noble.com
Publishers and authors who would like Barnes & Noble to consider their title(s) for sale on BN.com should complete the attached Publisher Information Form. Please mail both the completed form and sample book(s) to the address listed on the Publisher Information Form.
For more information about featuring your titles on BN.com, see the Publisher/Author FAQs on BN.com.
Barnes & Noble Retail Stores
Authors who would like to be considered by our buyers for store placement should submit a finished copy (no manuscripts, discs or flash drives please) of the book, along with marketing and promotion plans, trade reviews, and a note describing how the book meets the competition (what makes it unique) to:
The Small Press Department
Barnes & Noble
122 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10011
212-633-3388 (general information)
Please include your phone number, mailing address and email address. The information must include the ISBN and the suggested retail price. All books will be considered for store placement based on subject matter and salability. The review process takes about 3 months, and the Small Press Department responds to all submissions in writing.
Please review the attached Barnes & Noble Acceptance Criteria, which contains helpful information.
For more information about featuring your titles in Barnes & Noble retail stores, see the Publisher/Author FAQs on BN.com.
Vendor & Product Compliance
Product quality and safety has always been a priority for Barnes & Noble, Inc. and its subsidiaries and affiliates (“Barnes & Noble”). Barnes & Noble requires all suppliers to stand fully behind their products. We depend on you to maintain knowledge of and comply with all safety standards for your products. To that extent, we have developed a Vendor and Product Compliance program to ensure that we continue to provide high quality, safe products to our customers.
All suppliers, manufacturers and other vendors (collectively, “Vendors”) of Barnes & Noble and its subsidiaries and affiliates must comply with the Barnes & Noble Vendor Guidelines. By supplying Barnes & Noble with products, Vendors agree to be bound by all Barnes & Noble Vendor Requirements, as each of the same may be amended or supplemented from time to time. All books will be considered for store placement based on subject matter and salability.
Please consider the following points when publishing and presenting your book: