NOOK Media launches new audiobooks app on Android, lowers prices on tablets
Price on Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 NOOK 7-inch tablet will be $149.99, 10-inch tablet $249.99, for Discovery Weekend (this Friday through Sunday)
The price on a Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 NOOK tablet will be lowered starting on Friday, November 21, and running through Sunday, November 23, as part of Discovery Weekend. The company also announced that it had permanently lowered the price of its NOOK GlowLight eReader to $99.
“There are so many great offers, events and activities at Barnes & Noble stores during Discovery Weekend that will help customers kick off the holiday shopping season, including fantastic prices on NOOK,” said Doug Carlson, Executive Vice President of Digital Content and Chief Marketing Officer at NOOK Media LLC.
NOOK Media also launched a new app for audiobook for Android. Readers who download the NOOK Audiobooks app will receive two free audiobooks from a select list of titles, including Charlotte’s Web by E.B. White, Ender’s Game (Ender Quintet #1) by Orson Scott Card, Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn, The Heist (Fox and O’Hare Series #1) by Janet Evanovich and Seabiscuit by Lauren Hillenbrand.
“We’re delivering a robust catalog of more than 50,000 top audiobook titles available at great low prices, offering the perfect solution for on-the-go readers who want to stay connected with their favorite books and authors,” said Kashif Zafar, Vice President of US Digital Content at NOOK Media.