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Barnes & Noble Announces Must-Have Books and Gifts for Mom This Mother’s Day

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Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE:BKS), the world’s largest retail
bookseller, today announced its unique selection of books—including B&N
Exclusive Editions—designer journals, and other gifts especially for Mom
this Mother’s Day. Customers can also find Mother’s Day Greeting Cards
in a variety of styles, as well as specially-designed gift cards.
Additionally, Barnes & Noble stores across the country are hosting a
special Mother’s Day Storytime featuring In
a Minute, Mama Bear
on Saturday, May 11, at 11 a.m.

Books Especially for Mom

This year’s selection of Mother’s Day books includes new fiction,
page-turning thrillers, cookbooks, and inspirational titles from
big-name authors. Check out ten of the Company’s selections below, and
find many more in stores and at

1) The
Moment of Lift: How Empowering Women Changes the World
(Barnes &
Noble Exclusive Edition), Melinda Gates
2) Girl,
Stop Apologizing: A Shame-Free Plan for Embracing and Achieving Your
(Barnes & Noble Exclusive Edition), Rachel
3) Lost
(The Barnes & Noble Book Club Edition), Martha Hall Kelly
Michelle Obama
5) Where
the Crawdads Sing
, Delia Owens
6) The
Matriarch: Barbara Bush and the Making of an American Dynasty
Susan Page
7) Daisy
Jones & The Six
, Taylor Jenkins Reid
8) The
Martha Manual: How to Do (Almost) Everything
, Martha
9) Educated,
Tara Westover
10) The
Path Made Clear: Discovering Your Life’s Direction and Purpose

(Barnes & Noble Exclusive Edition), Oprah Winfrey

Unique Gifts for Mom

Customers can also find a unique assortment of gifts especially for
Moms, including designer journals, gift books, and exclusive spring
totes. See ten great gift ideas for Mom below, and many more in stores
and at

1) Barnes
& Noble ‘For Mom’ Gift Card
– Specially-designed gift cards for
mothers who love to read.
2) Designer
– Record life’s moments in one of Barnes & Noble’s
beautiful designer journals.
3) Exclusive
Spring Totes
– Barnes & Noble’s exclusive spring tote bags are
perfect for running errands or taking off for the weekend.
4) Giving
– This luxuriously soft Giving Shawl is a giftable “hug.”
– For a limited time, get your mom a Grow Kit for $7.95 with
the purchase of any item.
6) Hit
– Bestselling vinyl and CDs for moms who love music.
7) Letters
to My Mom
– Twelve fold-and-mail-style envelopes invite sons and
daughters to capture memories and express gratitude for Mom.
8) NOOK®
GlowLight 3
– Get Mom a new NOOK to read her favorite books at any
time, anywhere, with seamless day-to-night reading with Night Mode.
Question a Day for Moms: Daily Reflections on Motherhood: A Five-Year
– Track moments of motherhood in this beautiful keepsake
10) What
I Love About Mom
– This gift book contains fill-in-the-blank lines
to describe why your mom is the best.

For online shoppers, Barnes & Noble can ship items in time for Mother’s
Day if ordered before Monday, May 6, at 11:59 AM EDT. Customers can also
order books and gifts online anytime for store pickup within one hour of
placing an order with Barnes & Noble’s Buy
Online, Pick up in Store
on available products.

Nationwide Mother’s Day Storytime on May 11

Moms and kids should also be sure to go to their local Barnes & Noble
for a special Mother’s Day Storytime with activities to follow on
Saturday, May 11, at 11 a.m. The Storytime will feature the book In
a Minute, Mama Bear
, by Rachel Bright.

Check your local store for event information at the Barnes
& Noble Store Locator

About Barnes & Noble, Inc.

Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE:BKS) is the world’s largest retail
bookseller, and a leading retailer of content, digital media and
educational products. The Company operates 627 Barnes & Noble bookstores
in 50 states, and one of the Web’s premier e-commerce sites, ( 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 digital books, 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®.

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the Company’s corporate website at

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