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Barnes & Noble is Giving Away eReaders With Tablet Purchase

Nook Media, Barnes & Noble’s digital publishing business, is offering a pretty good deal on its tablet.

For a limited time, if you purchase a Nook HD+ tablet, you will get a free Nook Simple Touch device, the company’s $79 eInk eReader. The deal is good at Barnes & Noble retail stores, Barnes & Noble College Bookstores, Nook.com, as well as through other retailers that carry the devices Walmart.com, Target and Best Buy.┬áThe promotion runs from March 24th through March 31st.

The Nook business has been struggling these days. Barnes & Noble reported that the Nook business had a 26 percent decrease in sales during the 2012 holiday season, versus the 2011 season.

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