This Black Friday there are many deals and discounts for e-readers. Good e-Reader is running a promotion where every single device we sell will be discounted by at least $20 or more! Amazon, B&N, Onyx, Remarkable, Sony and a number of other vendors are doing their own promotions.
Remarkable – Take $100 off a reMarkable today. Offer good for a limited time only. The regular price is $599 and it is on sale for $479.
Sony – All models of Sony Digital Paper will be $100 of the purchase price. This is the first time ever the 10” model of Digital Paper will be on sale, marking its price to date. Sony DPT-CP1 – 10” model: $599.99 now $499.99 (sold on sites like Amazon, Best Buy, B&H and more). Sony DPT-RP1 – 13” model: $699.99 now $599.99 (sold on sites like Amazon, Best Buy, B&H and more).
Barnes and Noble – The latest generation Nook Glowlight 3 e-reader is on sale. The regular price is $119 and it will be available at an incredible price of $89.99, starting online on November 22, and in store and online from November 23 through Cyber Monday, November 26, while supplies last. The bookseller is also discounting the brand new Nook Tablet 10.1 from its regular price of $129 to $119.99 during the same timeframe. If you are looking for an autographed book, you can checkout the list we made that lists all of them.
Amazon – The Kindle Paperwhite (7th gen)is $40 off—only $79.99 and the Kindle Paperwhite (7th gen) Essentials Bundle will be $40 off—just $119.97. At Best Buy the Kindle Paperwhite 3 — 2015 Release, 7th Gen is $79.99 too. The Paperwhite 4 has been discounted in the UK. The regular price is £119.99 and has been discounted by £30.00, so you can purchase the latest generation e-reader for a paltry £89.99. You can check out the list we made that lists every single Amazon deals, primarily focused on tablets, Echo and other products. The Paperwhite 3 is on sale in Canada for $99, regular price $139.99
Kobo – Indigo Books and Music in Canada has discounted the Kobo Aura H2O Edition 2, the regular price is $199, but it is available for $159. The Kobo Clara HD regular price is $139, but it is on sale for $109.00. Kobo is also selling the Kobo Clara HD directly on their website in Canada for the same price as Indigo, except Kobo is offering free shipping. Kobo is also running an ebook promotion in Canada there are a ton of bestselling ebooks for $4.99 or lower.
Kobo has just discounted the Kobo Aura Edition 2 in the United states. The regular price is $119, but the Black Friday price is $89.00. You also get free shipping anywhere in the US. Walmart is selling the Kobo Aura for $49, which is solid. Walmart is offering free two day shipping.
Google – There is a sale running for hundreds of audiobooks and ebooks. Notable ones include Never, Never by James Patterson, You are a Badass by Jen Sincero, Every Breath by Nicholas Sparks, The Shape of Water by Guillermo del Toro and Daniel Kraus. I believe this deal is only for US residents.
Good e-Reader – We will be running our first Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals for every single e-reader that is available. This includes the Kobo Forma 32GB, Boyue Likebook Mars and the recently launched Onyx Boox Poke, Poke PRO and Nova
GVIDO – This is the digital sheet music reader that is available in 8 countries. It was designed by the same guys who made the original Sony Digital Paper. This dual screen reader just reads PDF files and has a store that you can buy piano and other music. It retails for $1,600 USD, but with the discount code GVIDOHB100, you can save $100
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Microsoft – Select eBooks for up to 80 percent off
EBAY – If you use the EBAY app, you can save up to 15% off your entire cart if you spend $100 in total, using the code PICKFAST. I was able to get discounts on many e-readers and lots of hardcovers.
Audible – If audiobooks are your thing, Audible is offering up three months at $6.95 (53 percent off) and 20 percent off the first 3 months of the Audible Romance Package for new customers. The store is also holding its Treat Yourself Sale, with a select group of titles going or $4.95. If you buy four, you’ll get a $5 coupon.
Books-A-Million – Barnes & Noble isn’t the only retail chain out there. Books-A-Million is offering discounts if you spend a certain amount ($10 off for $50; $20 off for $100; and $50 off $200.) It’s also offering some autographed editions, although its selection isn’t as robust as Barnes & Noble’s. You can pick those up at buy one, get one 50 percent off.
Indigo Books and Music – Indigo is calling it their biggest Black Friday ever and there’s a good reason for that. Every single book in the store is on sale, some of them for up to 50% off. The only catch here is that you actually have to go in store to buy them, but that may be a good idea anyway with the Canada Post strike going on. The Tech depart has Fitbits for anywhere from $40 to $100 off. Beyond that, all their Beats by Dre products are 30% off. You can also get $90 off a Google Home and $40 off the Google Home Mini. Kobo e-readers ae also on sale.
Michael Kozlowski has been writing about audiobooks and e-readers for the past twelve years. His articles have been picked up by major and local news sources and websites such as the CBC, CNET, Engadget, Huffington Post and the New York Times. He Lives in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.