E-Reader Prices Are Slashed

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A price war is brewing in the growing market for electronic reading devices.

Barnes & Noble, the national bookseller, announced Monday it was dropping the price of its six-month-old Nook e-reader to $199 from $259 and introducing a new version of the device, which connects to the Internet only over Wi-Fi networks, for $149.

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Link to Nook at BN.com (Wi-Fi $149)
Link to Nook at BN.com (3G + Wi-Fi $199)
Link to Kindle at Amazon.com ($189)