Fall in Love with the Perfect Valentine’s Day Gifts at Barnes & Noble
Books Make Great Gifts for Valentines Day: Choose from an Unmatched Selection of Bestsellers, New Releases and Unique Gift Books for the Readers You Love
More Valentines Day Gift Ideas Include the Exclusive I Love You Collection of Gift Items, Godiva® Chocolates and Much More
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE:BKS), one of the nations largest booksellers and the leading retailer of content, digital media and educational products, invites customers to visit Barnes & Noble (BKS) stores and BN.com to find the perfect gift for the people they love this Valentines Day. From popular bestselling books that make great gifts to exclusive love-themed items for the home, Barnes & Noble offers an unmatched shopping experience to help customers find meaningful gifts for all the people they love this Valentines Day.
Share the Gift of a Great Book
Barnes & Noble offers a wide selection of popular bestsellers and new releases for every type of reader this Valentines Day at the best values. Customers will enjoy 30% off hardcover bestsellers and 20% off select hardcover new releases in stores. Barnes & Noble also encourages Valentines Day shoppers to treat themselves or their Valentine to a special Buy Two, Get the Third Free deal on select paperbacks. In addition, Barnes & Noble Members always enjoy 40% off all hardcover bestsellers and 10% off virtually everything else in Barnes & Noble stores, including Café items. Ask a bookseller or visit BN.com for more details.
Customers can give meaningful gifts this Valentines Day, including top-selling fiction selections like Sycamore Row by John Grisham, The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd and The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt. Riveting picks for history buffs include George Washingtons Secret Six by Brian Kilmeade and Don Yaeger, The Boys in the Boat by Daniel James Brown and The Bully Pulpit by Doris Kearns Goodwin. Life stories from inspiring people include Duty by Robert M. Gates, I Am Malala by Malala Yousafzai, Lean In by Sheryl Sandberg and Lone Survivor by Marcus Luttrell with Patrick Robinson. Barnes & Noble also offers irresistible gift books such as Hyperbole and a Half by Allie Brosh, Humans of New York by Brandon Stanton and Doctor Who: Who-ology by Cavan Scott and Mark Wright.
Barnes & Noble offers a wide selection of teen favorites, including Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell, Hollow City by Ransom Riggs and Looking for Alaska B&N Exclusive Collectors Edition by John Green. Other blockbuster books that inspired upcoming movies include Vampire Academy by Richelle Mead, Divergent By Veronica Roth and The Fault in Our Stars by John Green.
For the youngest readers, favorite stories include I Am Abraham Lincoln by Brad Meltzer and illustrated by Christopher Eliopoulos, The Day the Crayons Quit by Drew Daywalt and illustrated by Oliver Jeffers, and The House of Hades by Rick Riordan.
Enjoy a Special Valentines Day Storytime
Barnes & Noble stores across the country are hosting a free Valentines Day Storytime event on Saturday, February 8, at 11 a.m., featuring a reading of the popular childrens picture book Love Monster by Rachel Bright. The Valentines Day event celebrates how love can find you when you least expect it. Additional picture books that may be read include: Pete the Cat (CAT): Valentines Day Is Cool, Cliffords Valentines Day and Happy Valentines Day, Curious George! Children will also be invited to experience the NOOK Apps" Ellas Valentine and Cake Pops Holidays: Valentines.
Celebrate Valentines Day with Barnes & Nobles Exclusive Gift Selection
Barnes & Noble's exclusive I Love You gift collection this Valentines Day includes the comfortable and luxurious I Love You 100% Cotton Throw at $39.95, which features the phrase I love you in 4 different languages, a matching I Love You Mug, three versions of the popular, hand-etched Absolute Red "I Love You" Italian Alabaster Paperweights and the Floating Red Heart Italian Alabaster Bookends (set of two). Customers can also choose from a new collection of scented candles from Fringe featuring "Love" quotes. Barnes & Noble also offers an extensive collection of Valentine's Day greeting cards, the perfect addition to gift selections.
Enjoy Sweet Treats from Barnes & Noble
Barnes & Noble features a wonderful collection of Valentines Day chocolates from world-renowned Godiva Chocolatier, perfect for any sweetheart, starting at just $6.50. From timeless gold ballotins finished with luxurious red ribbons to the classic heart-shaped collection that simply says I love you! For the tea lover, master tea blenders Harney & Sons Fine Teas has created a romantic blend of chocolate tea and rosebuds in a memorable decorative red keepsake tin, available for just $8.95.
Give the Gift of Music and DVDs
For movie buffs and fans of the hottest TV shows, Barnes & Noble offers an expansive selection of blockbuster films and top series on DVD and Blu-ray this Valentines Day. Barnes & Noble offers the very best selection of popular British TV shows, including Downton Abbey: Season 4 and Sherlock: Season 3, available on February 11, along with the most in-demand new releases on DVD including Blue Jasmine. Music lovers will also enjoy receiving the new Beatles Box Set this Valentines Day.
Consider These Fun Toys & Games for Loved Ones
Customers who buy any Valentines Day plush toy will receive 50% off a Make Your Own Valentines Day Card set, perfect for personalized greetings and love notes for their favorite Valentine. Another gift idea for the word lover is Love Haikubes, a romantic twist to the top-selling game of poetry composition. Containing more than 60 word cubes offering thousands of possible love poems, this is a great Valentines Day gift for only $24.95.
About Barnes & Noble, Inc.
Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE:BKS) is a Fortune 500 company and the leading retailer of content, digital media and educational products. The company operates 673 Barnes & Noble bookstores in 50 states, and one of the Webs largest e-commerce sites, BN.com (www.bn.com). Its NOOK Media LLC subsidiary is a leader in the emerging digital reading and digital education markets. The NOOK digital business offers award-winning NOOK® products and an expansive collection of digital reading and entertainment content through the NOOK Store® (www.nook.com), while Barnes & Noble College Booksellers, LLC operates 695 bookstores serving over 4.6 million students and faculty members at colleges and universities across the United States. Barnes & Noble is proud to be named a J.D. Power and Associates 2012 Customer Service Champion and is only one of 50 U.S. companies so named. Barnes & Noble.com is ranked the number one online retailer in customer satisfaction in the book, music and video category and a Top 10 online retailer overall in customer satisfaction according to ForeSee E-Retail Satisfaction Index (Spring Top 100 Edition).
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