NOOK Simple Touch GlowLight eReader - Black

  • 6" touchscreen
  • WiFi
  • Built-in memory: 2 GB
  • Card reader: microSD

Available for Home Delivery

Available for Home Delivery


Home Delivery Information

Next Day, Named Day and Time to Suit Delivery (from £4.99)

When you order through Currys website we want to make sure you get your purchase when you want it. That's why we offer a range of premium delivery services including Next Day delivery, a day of your choice for delivery and even 4 hour time slots to suit your schedule.

Free home delivery on all orders (within 5 working days)

If you are happy to wait up to 5 working days, then every order you place through Currys website for home delivery offers you free delivery as standard. No minimum spend, no fuss and you can even track your order after you place it.

Available to Order Online & Collect in Store from next day

Available to Order Online & Collect in Store from next day


Order online & collect in store

This product is available for one of our Order & Collect services in our stores.

Reserve & Collect

If your local store has the item in stock, you can reserve it online to be paid for and collected in store.
Your item will be available for collection one hour after reservation and will be held until the end of the following day.

Pay & Collect

If your local store does not have stock, you can pay online and then have it delivered to store for collection.
Your item will be sent from our warehouse to the store and will be available to collect from 5pm on your chosen day of delivery. Your product will be available to collect for 28 days after delivery.


knowhow logo KNOWHOW®

Instant Replacement
3 year from £12.00

knowhow logo KNOWHOW®

What is Instant Replacement?

Instant Replacement is available on most products under £150 and provides 3 years protection if your product develops a fault or breaks down, even as the result of a mishap.

Just return it to one of our stores with your receipt and we’ll give you a new one on the spot!

Whatever Happens
Instant Replacement
If it breaks we'll replace it
A new one on the spot
Breakdown through mishaps
Protection for 3 years
No limit on replacements
Worldwide protection

Learn more about the benefits of our Instant Replacement Care Plan.

You can add our Instant Replacement service to your chosen products on your basket confirmation page when you are ready to checkout, or for Order online & collect in store please ask when you collect your item.

Compare prices of extended warranties for electrical goods at from any internet enabled mobile device, smartphone, PC or laptop.

Back to top

Product details

Whether you're outside or in, and whether it's night or day, you'll love reading your books on the lightweight and user-friendly NOOK® Simple Touch GlowLight eReader.

Light of your life

Perfect for a bit of late night reading, the NOOK® Simple Touch GlowLight boasts an illuminated screen that lets you read with ease. The illumination has never been seen before with E Ink display, allowing you to enjoy a paper-like display even when you're in the dark. It's easy to adjust the illumination using the touchscreen display.

Easy reading

Thanks to the 6" E Ink® display you can read your favourite books easily wherever you are, even in bright sunshine. Thanks to the Best-Text Technology™ this eReader delivers sharp, easy-on-the-eye text to make reading as relaxing as ever.

The NOOK® Simple Touch GlowLight has a touchscreen for easy use, so you can open your book, organise your library and look for new books, as well as make text bigger or change the font to suit your preferences.

This smart eReader lets you flip through your lists of books and turn pages with speed so you can choose from your favourites and be lost in the story in no time.

Browse the NOOK® Store

You've got access to over 2.5 million titles in the NOOK® Store, so you'll never run out of things to read. You can choose from books, magazines and newspapers, some of which you can try for free.

As if this wasn't enough, you can also borrow public library books when they're in the universal ePub format, providing you with more literary options.

All you need to do to access your books is to connect using the WiFi connection.

Long battery life

The NOOK® SimpleTouch GlowLight boasts enough battery life to allow you to read for half an hour every day for 2 months before you need to recharge. For the avid reader, it's simple to recharge your eReader from your PC in only 3.5 hours.

Weighing only 197 grams, the NOOK® Simple Touch GlowLight eReader is perfectly designed to come everywhere with you.


© 2011-2012 llc, Barnes & Noble S.à r.l. or their affiliates. All rights reserved. NOOK is a trademark of llc or its affiliates. Patents Pending. Screenshots and product images are simulated and for instructional purposes only. They may differ from the actual product and are subject to change without notice. All trademarks or registered trademarks that are not the property of llc or its affiliates are the property of their respective owners.

Product code: 027918

Print product details

Display technology E Ink
Display size 6"
Display resolution 600 x 800
Levels of grey 16 level greyscale
Memory & Connectivity
Built-in memory 2 GB - holds up to 1,000 eBooks (1GB for content; 750MB reserved for NOOK content)
(1GB = 1 billion bytes. Actual formatted capacity may be less).
Memory card slot microSD - Expandable microSD™ card up to 32GB
(microSD™ or microSDHC™ memory cards sold separately)
Wireless connectivity WiFi
General information
Battery Installed rechargeable battery.
With GlowLight on at the default brightness setting and wireless off, a single charge will last over 1 month based on ½ hour of daily reading and a 1 page refresh per minute. A single charge lasts over 2 months with GlowLight off based on ½ hour of daily reading time and 1 page refresh per minute. Battery life depends on device settings, individual usage, and many other factors. Actual results may vary.”
Accessories included microUSB Cable
Power Adapter
Quick Start Guide
Dimensions Height: 165.4 mm
Width: 126.6 mm
Depth: 12.0 mm
Weight Weight: 197 g
Internet downloads Access to the NOOK Store - with over 2.5 million digital books, magazines, newspapers & apps
Electronic book formats ePub - (Contains Reader® Mobile technology by Adobe Systems Incorporated)