Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE: BKS), the world’s largest bookseller, today announced that it will reschedule Disney Book Group’s bestselling children’s fantasy authors, originally scheduled for Friday, July 20, at the Barnes & Noble Union Square store (33 East 17th Street at Union Square) in Manhattan. The “Tale Spinners” event was to include authors Dave Barry, Ridley Pearson, Eoin Colfer, Rick Riordan, Jonathan Stroud, Cinda Williams Chima, and Rob Kidd. Barnes & Noble said that each author will be individually rescheduled at a later date.
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Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE: BKS), the world’s largest bookseller and a Fortune 500 company, operates 793 bookstores in 50 states. For the fourth year in a row, the company is the nation’s top bookseller brand, as determined by a brand’s overall strength based on its combination of familiarity, quality and purchase intent, according to the EquiTrend® Brand Study by Harris Interactive®. Barnes & Noble conducts its online business through Barnes & Noble.com (www.bn.com), one of the Web’s largest e-commerce sites.
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