Amazon is offering some impressive deals on its in-house Kindle readers, Fire tablets and Fire phones during the Thanksgiving and Black Friday weekend.
Barnes & Noble's Nook division has a rough fiscal third quarter. However, the bookseller hopes to reverse the decline with the launch of a new Nook color device later this year.
The bookseller's Nook business generates $125 million for the nine-week holiday period -- a 60.5 percent decrease compared to last year.
The service was already available in the US, and allows aspiring authors to publish their own books and sell them through the Nook platform.
So what are the real deals this Black Friday? Check out these top picks from CNET.
Take a look at our roundup of the finest ebook readers on the market, across a range of prices.
There's no mystery left now that stores have released their ads weeks early. But there are at least a few bargains worth chasing.
Barnes & Noble is ceding the tablet market to larger, deeper-pocketed competitors and focusing on its digital book business. But that means going up against Amazon in a tough mano-a-mano fight.
In a Mother's Day sale, you can pick up the Nook HD and Nook HD+ for as low as $149 and $179, respectively.
Best Buy's deal of the day shaves $30 off the price of this popular (and versatile) touch-powered e-reader.