B&N NOOK App for NOOK Devices

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About this app

Exclusively for NOOK Devices. The B&N NOOK app is your reader app for all your digital reads. Whether you sideload your books, or buy right from the digital store. Read, and organize all your digital books on your NOOK device.

Access our vast online library of over 4 million eBooks, graphic novels, comics, manga and magazines. Plus discover over 300,000 audiobooks. Enjoy recommendations just for you curated by our expert booksellers. Customize your experience with multiple font and page styles, customized bookshelves and social sharing tools. And never lose your spot—the Barnes & Noble NOOK App syncs across all your devices.

Barnes & Noble at Your Fingertips

-Browse the latest new eBook and audiobook releases, bestsellers, promotions, and expert recommendations just for you!
-Discover books in every genre, about every subject, for every age: contemporary fiction, romance, mystery and thriller, classics, sci-fi and fantasy, manga, kids, young adult, non-fiction and more!
-Digital content purchased from Barnes & Noble will automatically appear in this app.
-Explore over 75,000 free eBooks and more than 10,000 free audiobooks.
-Sync your books, bookmarks, notes and highlights across all your devices for a seamless reading experience.

Rich, Customizable Reading and Listening

-Adjust font styles, line spacing, margins, page animations, narration speed, background color, and screen brightness for more comfortable reading.
-Add notes, bookmarks, and highlights as you read or listen. Share favorite highlights with friends across social networks.
-Set the Sleep Timer to coordinate audiobook listening to your schedule.
-Download, read, or listen to free eBook and audiobook samples, and add favorites to your Wishlist.
-Organize your Library into custom shelves.
-Search inside the book and look up words with the in-app dictionary.
-Store content on your device or in the cloud.
- Accessible to blind and low-vision users leveraging Android assistive technology that includes screen magnification and TalkBack.

One App for the Whole Family

-With Profiles, family members can share an account while still enjoying their own customized experience.
-Share eBooks audiobooks, magazines, newspapers and comics across Profiles—no need to purchase again! Reading position, bookmarks, highlights and notes are saved to each Profile.
-Child Profiles allow parents to control what each child sees.

Discovery Delivered Daily

-Visit B&N Readouts for daily streams of free eBook excerpts, blog articles and more that you can share on social, email and other apps.
-Join thousands of NOOK readers on Serial Reads. Enjoy a book every month, delivered in free daily chapters directly to your device.
-Take advantage of our Free Fridays eBook selection every week.

Make sure you stay up to date with the latest version of this app to enjoy new features for your NOOK Device.
Updated on
Jul 25, 2022

Data safety

Safety starts with understanding how developers collect and share your data. Data privacy and security practices may vary based on your use, region, and age. The developer provided this information and may update it over time.
This app may share these data types with third parties
App activity, App info and performance, and Device or other IDs
This app may collect these data types
Personal info, App activity and 2 others
Data isn’t encrypted
Data can’t be deleted
22.3K reviews
Tonia Roberts
June 2, 2022
I WAS very happy with the reader. I'm unsure why anyone reading for pleasure would want to know their reading speed or percentage read. I prefer having the page numbers back, or the option to turn off % and turn on page number. The app randomly decides I need a refresher in how to turn pages. No way to skip this sudden lesson in swiping.
22 people found this review helpful
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Laura Gruszkos
April 2, 2022
Very frustrated with this model. Does not work properly. I have trouble moving from page to page. It won't let me pull up the sliding page finder. It is also super touchy does not go where I want it to go. I have had books that did not finish or were tuncated oddly. You really need to have Lenovo or your software maker look into the numerous glitches - or you will loose us to Kindle. I bought my first Nook Color in 2005 & it worked mostly well for years. Then I had to by a new..
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Linda Rowell
May 23, 2022
So far I am not impressed. There is no user guide that I can find. Don't even know how to buy books anymore. Thank heaven my old Nook works. I can get books there and they automatically transfer to the new device. Also haven't figured out how to navigate my games. Deleating games is difficult. Have not yet figured out how to set up apps in any kind of order. OK - I may be 79 years old and confused by technology but there should be an easier way to get answers.
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What's new

• Custom sort for shelves is here! Drag and drop shelves or books within shelves to be exactly the order you prefer. Choose the Custom option from the Sorted By menu to get started.
• You can now search your notes and annotations from the Library search icon.
• Additional bug fixes and performance improvements.