Barnes & Noble Announces its Lineup of Great Gifts for Mother’s Day

Get Mom Reading with Barnes & Noble’s Huge Selection of Books and
Deals on NOOK
®

Other Offers Include up to 50% off DVDs Perfect for Mom, 30% off
Luxurious Illume Candles & Scents, and More

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE:BKS), the nation’s largest retail
bookseller and a leading retailer of content, digital media and
educational products, today announced a huge selection of the best gifts
for Mother’s Day. Customers can find the perfect book for Mom from
Barnes & Noble’s huge selection in store and online, or with
just-announced deals on NOOK including the 7-Inch Samsung Galaxy
Tab® 4 NOOK® available for an
incredible value of only $119.99. Other fantastic offers include 50% off
a leading selection of DVDs Mom will love, 30% off Illume candles &
scents inspired by fragrances and colors from around the world, and so
much more.

Find Mom the Perfect Book this Mother’s Day

Books make the perfect gift for Mother’s Day, and Barnes & Noble is the
premier destination for the biggest books in fiction including The
Nest
by Cynthia D’Aprix Sweeney, The Last Mile by
David Baldacci, Miller’s Valley by Anna Quindlen, The
Obsession
by Nora Roberts, Most Wanted by Lisa
Scottoline, Private Paris by James Patterson, and more.
Mom will also love special gift books just for her including The
Rainbow Comes and Goes
by Cooper Anderson and Gloria Vanderbilt, It’s
All Easy
by Gwyneth Paltrow, First Women by Kate Andersen
Brower, Dream Home by Jonathan and Drew Scott and Becoming
Grandma
by Lesley Stahl.

For Moms who love to cook, Barnes & Noble is offering Make It
Ahead: A Barefoot Contessa Cookbook
by Ina Garten for only $14.99
with the purchase of any item. And for artistic Moms, Barnes & Noble
offers a diverse selection of adult coloring books, including the newest
from Millie Marotta, Wild Savannah, as well as My Mother, My
Heart: A Joyful Book to Color
by Eleri Fowler. Barnes & Noble also
offers high-quality artist supplies that facilitate creative expression
and the therapeutic effects it inspires.

Surprise Mom with NOOK at Great Values

Barnes & Noble has several great NOOK offers for Mother’s Day, including
the 7-Inch Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 NOOK for only $119.99 with a $30 instant
rebate through Mother’s Day. The customer-favorite device comes with a
free film to protect the screen. Also through Mother’s Day, the Samsung
Galaxy Tab S2 NOOK® will be available for only $299.99
with a $100 instant rebate. And Members will receive an additional 10%
off the discounted prices of both these devices.

In addition, all NOOK accessories are 25% off through Mother’s Day, so
Mom can read stylishly as she makes the transition from physical to
digital books or upgrades to a newer device.

Thoughtful & Beautiful Gifts for Mom

Barnes & Noble has a fabulous assortment of stylish gifts that Moms will
love, including pouches, scarves, stationery and writing tools from the
Barnes & Noble Exclusive English Garden collection. The assortment
features everlasting blooms and hand-painted artwork of peonies and
butterflies, as well as complementary products from favorite brands Michel
Design Works
and Kate Spade New York.

In addition, Barnes & Noble offers the best and biggest selection of
more than 600 journals featuring decorative and inspirational designs.

Plus, for Moms who love to be pampered, Barnes & Noble is offering 30%
off a selection of more than 30 candles, lotions, room sprays and soaps
from Illume. Inspired by fragrances and colors from around the world,
and featuring the latest introduction, Blackberry Absinthe, a luxurious
blend of blackberries, Egyptian jasmine, sandalwood amber and vanilla.
Illume candles are 100% natural soy-based and hand poured in the United
States.

DVDs and Vinyl Mom Can’t Get Enough Of

Barnes & Noble is offering 50% off a specially curated selection of DVDs
perfect for Mother’s Day, including Oscar-nominated films like Brooklyn
and The Danish Girl, in addition to Carol, The
Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 2
, Pride and Prejudice, and
more.

Plus, Barnes & Noble offers a vast selection of vinyl including
25
from Adele, Cleopatra [B&N Exclusive Clear Vinyl]
by The Lumineers, Gift Of Love [B&N Exclusive 2 LP Pink Vinyl] by Bette
Midler, This Path Tonight by Graham Nash and more.

Indulge Mom’s Sweet Tooth with Treats from the Café

The Barnes & Noble Café has a vast assortment of chocolates and sweet
treats beautifully packaged just for any special occasion, including the
classic Godiva® Collection, which has a well-rounded assortment of
creamy caramels, velvety ganaches, nuts and fruits in milk, and dark and
white chocolate starting at $15. Plus, Barnes & Noble’s seasonal
assortment of Harry & David offers an impressive selection from its
signature Moose Munch, to Chocolate Covered Cherries and Pretzels,
attractively packaged in light and dark pastels and starting at only
$4.95.

For Moms who love tea, the Harney & Sons “Royal Teas” collection,
created by invitation of the Queen, makes the perfect gift and is
available for only $10.95 in black, green and herbal infusions.

The Barnes & Noble Café features a notable spectrum of Starbucks®
coffees from light (Veranda) to bold (French) starting at only $11.95.
As an added feature, the Café can grind coffee per customers’ specific
coffee brewing styles.

And to round out any Mother’s Day celebration, Barnes & Noble offers
cheesecakes from The Cheesecake Factory Bakery® The Dream
Factory Desserts, for only $40.

Finishing Touches and More

To help customers send greetings to the favorite people in their lives,
Barnes & Noble is offering a special in-store only promotion of buy 3
greetings cards, get the 4th card free. With nearly 130
Mother’s Day-themed cards, featuring classic designs to modern pop-ups,
Barnes & Noble offers a comprehensive selection of sentiments for every
Mom.

Barnes & Noble is also offering its floral bouquet canvas totes for only
$12.95 each with the purchase of any item. The floral bouquet canvas
tote is available in purple, yellow, blue and pink, and makes the
perfect gift holder, or a great accessory to help Mom live more
stylishly. Barnes & Noble stores nationwide are also offering a Mother’s
Day Storytime on Saturday, May 7, at 11 a.m. so the little ones can
celebrate Mom. Featured titles are Mom School by Rebecca Van
Slyke and Priscilla Burris and How to Babysit a Grandma by Jean
Reagan and Lee Wildish.

And, of course, a Barnes & Noble Gift Card is always an excellent gift,
allowing the recipient to choose from a wide selection of bestselling
books, NOOK content, DVDs, music, gift items including exclusive home
décor and stylish accessories, plus unbeatable bargains.

For more Mother’s Day information, customers should visit www.bn.com/mothersday
or ask one of the knowledgeable booksellers at their local store.

About Barnes & Noble, Inc.

Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE: BKS) is a Fortune 500 company, the nation’s
largest retail bookseller, and a leading retailer of content, digital
media and educational products. The Company operates 640 Barnes & Noble
bookstores in 50 states, and one of the Web’s premier e-commerce sites,
BN.com (www.bn.com).
The Nook Digital business offers a lineup of popular NOOK®
tablets and eReaders and an expansive collection of digital reading and
entertainment content through the NOOK Store®. The NOOK Store
features more than 4 million digital books in the US (www.nook.com),
plus periodicals and comics, and offers the ability to enjoy content
across a wide array of popular devices through Free NOOK Reading Apps
available for Android, iOS® and Windows®.

General information on Barnes & Noble, Inc. can be obtained by visiting
the Company’s corporate website at www.barnesandnobleinc.com.

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Senior
Vice President
Corporate Communications
mkeating@bn.com
or
Alan
McNamara, 212-633-3379
Director
Corporate Communications
amcnamara@bn.com