Best Buy Confirms Nook Arrival
Best Buy and Barnes and Noble Monday confirmed last week's reports that the CE retail giant will begin selling the Nook e-reader. The deal also includes accessories for the device, as well as Nook software on computers sold by Best Buy.
The Nook will arrive at Best Buy April 18, at an MSRP of $259.99.
"Our two companies share a clear vision for creating tools that give people the content they want, when and how they want it," Chris Homeister, senior vice president and general manager of the Home Entertainment Group at Best Buy, said as part of the announcement. "We look forward to showcasing NOOK within our growing eBook Reader collection, and to helping customers discover the special appeal of this distinctive reading device and eBookstore solution."