Black Friday digital reading roundup: Tablets, e-readers and ebooks

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Tablet and e-reader deals are sorted by brand; ebook deals are sorted by publisher or retailer. I included deal dates and hours when available. I’ll update this post throughout the weekend, so if you spot a deal I’ve missed, please leave it in the comments.

Amazon

Kindle Fire, 7-inch (reg. $159)

  • Best Buy : with $30 Best Buy gift card, $159.99 (11/22-11/24, stores only)
  • Office Depot : with $25 Visa gift card, $159.99 (11/23 to 11/24, stores only)
  • Staples : with $20 Staples gift card after rebate, $159 (11/23, 5 a.m. to 12 p.m., stores only)

Kindle Fire HD, 7-inch, 16 GB (reg. $199)

  • Best Buy: with $30 Best Buy gift card, $199.99 (11/22-11/24, stores only)
  • OfficeMax : With $25 OfficeMax gift card, $199 (11/23, 12 a.m. to 12 p.m.)
  • Staples: With $20 Staples gift card after rebate, $199 (11/23, 5 a.m. to 12 p.m., stores only)

Kindle Fire HD, 7-inch, 32 GB (reg. $249)

  • Staples: With $20 Staples gift card after rebate, $249 (11/23, 5 a.m. to 12 p.m., stores only)
Apple

Any iPad except iPad Mini

  • Target: List price, with $60 Target gift card, (11/22, 9 p.m. to 11/24, 11 p.m.)

iPad 2, 16 GB, WiFi (reg. $399)

  • Walmart : With $75 Walmart gift card, $399 (11/22, 10 p.m. to 11/23, 11 p.m.)

iPad 3, 32 GB, WiFi (reg. $599)

  • Best Buy: With $75 Best Buy gift card, $549.99 (11/21, online only)

iPad 3, 64 GB, WiFi (reg. $699)

  • Best Buy: With $75 Best Buy gift card, $649.99 (11/21, online only)
Barnes & Noble

Nook Simple Touch e-reader (reg. $99.99)

  • Barnes & Noble: $59 (11/23, stores only)
  • Sears: $39.99 (from 11/22 at 8 p.m. until 11/23 at 1 p.m.)
  • Target: $49 (from 11/22 at 9 p.m. until 11/24 at 11 p.m.)

Nook Tablet, 8 GB (reg. $159)

  • Walmart: $99 (from 11/22 at 10 p.m. until 11/23 at 11 p.m., stores only)
Google

Nexus 7, 32 GB (reg. $249.99)

Kobo

Kobo Mini (reg. $79.99)

  • Best Buy: $49.99 (11/23, stores only)
  • Independent bookstores: Independent bookstores that belong to the American Booksellers Association will sell the Kobo Mini e-reader for $49.99. Here’s a list of participating bookstores. (11/23 to 11/24, stores only)
Samsung

Galaxy Tab 2, 8 GB (reg. $249.99)

  • Best Buy: $179.99, “exclusive white color,” includes $20 Best Buy gift card (11/23 to 11/24, stores only)
  • Office Depot: $179.99 (11/23 to 11/24, stores only)
  • Sears: $177.99 (11/22 at 8 p.m. through 11/24, stores and online)
  • Staples: $179.99 (11/23 to 11/24, stores only)
Amazon Kindle ebooks

Amazon is bringing back 25 of its most popular Kindle Daily Deals, 5 each in 5 categories (biography/memoir, literature/fiction, romance, mystery/thriller and science fiction), for Black Friday. See deals starting 11/23 at 12 a.m. PST here.



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