Summer Book Haul Returns to Barnes & Noble with More Books Than Ever

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Over 1,000 Bestsellers, Kids’ Favorites, B&N Classics, and More at Half Off from August 24 through September 2*

Barnes & Noble Members Get Early Access Today and Tomorrow

Customers Can Share Their Selections with #BNBookHaul and #bookhaul

New York, NY – August 22, 2019 – Barnes & Noble, Inc., the world’s largest retail bookseller, today announced its largest Book Haul Blowout ever, with over 1,000 new releases, bestsellers, paperbacks, kids’ favorites, and B&N Classics at 50% off. Customers can stock their shelves with books from stores and online at, and can participate on social by sharing photos of their picks using hashtags, #BNBookHaul and #bookhaul. Members have early access to Book Haul today and tomorrow, and the offer opens to all customers on Saturday, August 24.

“Our Book Haul Blowouts have become a favorite with customers, which is why we’re thrilled to be offering the most titles ever at 50% to end the summer, with over 1,000 books that range from some of the year’s hottest reads to timeless classics,” said Tim Mantel, Chief Merchandising Officer for Barnes & Noble. “Every Book Haul is a chance for our customers and booksellers to celebrate the joy of reading, and we can’t wait to hear from and interact with book lovers at hashtags #BNBookHaul and #bookhaul.”

In addition to receiving 50% off, when customers buy any bundle of three books, they will get a free tote bag with their purchase, in-store only, while supplies last.

Some of summer’s favorite thrillers are available in the Book Haul including Lady in the Lake, Never Have I Ever, and One Good Deed. The deal will also include hot books for True Crime fans, including Chase Darkness with Me: How One True-Crime Writer Started Solving Murders, I'll Be Gone in the Dark: One Woman's Obsessive Search for the Golden State Killer, and Stay Sexy & Don’t Get Murdered

The Book Haul will include paperbacks such as After, A Darker Shade of Magic, and The Lost Girls of Paris, plus much of the summer’s best fiction, with books including Lost Roses, Searching for Sylvie Lee, and Ask Again, Yes.

For young readers, Jeff Kinney’s entire Diary of a Wimpy Kid series will be 50% off, including the latest book, The Meltdown. Barnes & Noble will also have James Patterson’s Middle School: The Worst Years of My Life, and nonfiction including National Geographic Kids Almanac 2020 and the Pokémon Super Deluxe Essential Handbook. Young Adult fans will be able to find books such as Girls of Paper and Fire, The Red Scrolls of Magic, and Turtles All the Way Down.

For more information, customers can speak to a knowledgeable bookseller or visit They can join the conversation and share photos of their book hauls on TwitterInstagramPinterest, Snapchat (bnsnaps) and Facebook, using the hashtags, #BNBookHaul and #bookhaul.

*Offer available while supplies last.

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