Barnes & Noble Announces Téa Obreht’s Inland as August 2019 National Book Club Selection

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Readers are Invited to the Barnes & Noble Book Club Discussion in Their Local Store on Tuesday, September 10 at 7 PM

New York, NY – August 13, 2019 – Barnes & Noble, Inc., the world’s largest retail bookseller, today announced Inland by Téa Obreht as the August 2019 selection for the Barnes & Noble Book Club, a monthly book club designed to bring readers in communities across the country together to discuss the most compelling books. Barnes & Noble is selling a special, exclusive Book Club edition of Inland as well as hosting a free Book Club night for customers to discuss the novel in stores across the country on Tuesday, September 10, at 7 PM local time. Customers can buy the book starting today and sign up for the Book Club in their local store or online at BN.com/bnbookclub.

“We’re really looking forward to readers joining us for our monthly Book Club as we discuss an unforgettable, epic story set in the American West,” said Liz Harwell, Senior Director of Merchandising, Trade Books at Barnes & Noble. “Téa Obreht won the 2011 Orange Prize for Fiction and was a 2011 National Book Award finalist for her debut novel, The Tiger’s Wife, and Inland is her much-anticipated follow-up that readers and critics around the country will love.”

Barnes & Noble holds Book Club discussions about one month after the Company’s book of the month selection is released. Customers can find the latest Book Club information and sign up to attend at BN.com/bnbookclub.

Previous Barnes & Noble Book Club selections include: The Female Persuasion by Meg Wolitzer, Clock Dance by Anne Tyler, An Absolutely Remarkable Thing by Hank Green, The Only Woman in the Room by Marie Benedict, The Last Romantics by Tara Conklin, The Island of Sea Women by Lisa See, Lost Roses by Martha Hall Kelly, The Guest Book by Sarah Blake, Mrs. Everything by Jennifer Weiner, and The Nickel Boys, by Colson Whitehead.

For more details, customers can ask one of their local, knowledgeable Barnes & Noble booksellers, or check the Barnes & Noble Store Locator for event information. They can also join the conversation on TwitterInstagramPinterest, Snapchat (bnsnaps) and Facebook, using hashtag #BNBookClub.

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