Barnes & Noble Introduces NOOK GlowLight 4e

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New NOOK eReader is available for purchase in stores and online on Tuesday, June 7th

New York, NY – May 25, 2022 – Today, Barnes & Noble announces the newest addition to their range of NOOK eReaders, the NOOK® GlowLight 4e. The newest 6” eReader in the suite boasts 8GB of storage that accommodates a robust bookshelf and can hold weeks of battery life on a single charge. The NOOK GlowLight 4e, retailing for $119.99, is now available for pre-order and will go on sale in-stores nationwide and on, on Tuesday, June 7th, in time for Father’s Day gifting.

“The GlowLight 4e is the newest eReader in our range of EPD black & white NOOKs. The device is an excellent value, with the features NOOK readers have come to love, including a built-in dictionary, bookmarking and sharing features,” said Susan McCulloch, Senior Director, NOOK. “Encouraging browsing and helping book lovers discover their next favorite read is at the heart of Barnes & Noble. We are excited to deliver this latest experience in time for Father’s Day gift-giving and summer reading.”

The NOOK GlowLight 4e has 212 dpi with enhanced contrast, and a glare-free, scratch-resistant screen, while the GlowLight illumination allows for reading anywhere. The lightweight device is the perfect travel companion as it is easy to carry, and purchases can be made instantly on the go, anytime, through Wi-Fi. Additionally, physical page-turn buttons and a soft-touch finish offer a comfortable reading experience even when reading for hours at one sitting.

“Barnes & Noble remains committed to advancing our digital reading experience and will continue to expand the variety of devices and services that we offer to readers,” said James Daunt, CEO, Barnes & Noble. “We are very pleased with the introduction of B&N Audiobooks last month and now to add to the NOOK family. Together with a strong pipeline of new store openings, we are delighted with progress at Barnes & Noble.”

Compatible cases for the new device are available in a range of popular colors. The NOOK GlowLight 4e joins the NOOK GlowLight 4 and the NOOK 10” HD Tablet Designed with Lenovo to expand Barnes & Noble’s suite of eReaders catering to a wide range of book-lovers.

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Barnes & Noble, Inc. is the largest retail bookseller in the United States, and a leading retailer of content, digital media and educational products. The Company has over 600 Barnes & Noble bookstores in 50 states, as well as the Nook Digital business and one of the Web’s premier e-commerce sites, General information on Barnes & Noble, Inc. can be found on the Company's website at