The folks of Barnes & Noble have an interesting offer that may tempt you these days. They will throwing in a free Nook Simple with the purchase of a Nook HD+ tablet. The offer lasts from March 24th to March 30th and applies to anyone who purchases the Nook HD+ slate.


E-reader sales have been decreasing for the past 2 years, with the tablets also serving as replacements for such devices. The tablets offer the same functionality as the e-readers and much more. The Amazon Kindle Fire series and the iPad Mini have been major killers of the concept of e-reader. The only saviour of the segment is the lower power technology, such as E-paper, that gives a huge battery life to the devices it’s implemented on.

In case you want Barnes & Noble’s offer, you should probably know that the Nook HD+ features a Full HD 1920 x 1280 display, a 1.5 GHz dual core processor and it comes with either 16 GB of 32 GB of storage. There’s also a microSD card slot on board and the 16 GB version goes for $269.99.