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Barnes & Noble’s Nook Has Launched A Free App & Free eBook Program

Barnes & Noble’s Nook Media has introduced a new program to give away free apps and eBooks called Nook Free Fridays. Nook will announce the weekly giveaway on the company blog and through Facebook and Twitter.

Through the new weekly program, Nook will offer a paid app and a paid eBook for free on Friday only. Today’s free app is the OfficeSuite Professional 7 app, an app that normally costs $14.99 value. Today’s free eBook is Driftless by David Rhodes a novel about rural life in America. The book’s list price is $16.00.

“We are thrilled to offer Nook customers a variety of exciting apps from top developers for free every week,” stated Claudia Romanini, VP of Nook Apps, at Nook Media, LLC. “Nook Free Fridays is the perfect way to highlight our vast offering of exciting content, including apps for gaming, entertainment, productivity and more available in the NOOK Store while offering our customers a great value.”

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