Kobo Readers and Accessories

As part of our partnership with Kobo we are proud to sell two Kobo ereaders, the Mini and the Glow. You can see a description of the devices and tech specs below. We’ll also be carrying a variety of accessories, including the charger (so you don’t always have to plug the device into your computer) backs and covers, including the very cool Sleepcover Case. Go to How to Read Kobo ebooks, for more information.

Already purchased one of our fine devices? Here’s what you do next, for the Mini and the Glo.

$129.99
SKU: 681495000142

Kobo_Glo_x104Kobo Glo’s revolutionary ComfortLight illuminates the screen with a soft, adjustable glow so you can read any eBook any time of day under the perfect light — no lamp required. Browse your library, look up words, and switch between screens quickly, easily, and intuitively with Kobo Glo’s highly responsive touchscreen. Make each eBook your own with in-text annotations, bookmarks, and notes. Reading something with a lot of pictures? Zoom in up to 200%, pan around images, or change page orientation all with your fingertips. If you purchase a Kobo Glo from us, all of your ebook purchases through the device will credit Hugobookstores. It’s the most convenient way to read ebooks and support your locally owned independent bookstore.

Tech Specs
glo_black_reading_small1 GHz processor. 6" E Ink XGA Pearl screen; 1024×758 resolution; 16-level grey scale. Built-in ComfortLight technology with micro-thin hard coating for durability and even light distribution. Responsive touchscreen for glare-free, fingerprint-resistant reading. Wi Fi 802.11 b/g/n and Micro USB. Battery life, up to 1 month with the WiFi off. Up to 70 hours of continuous usage with ComfortLight on. 7 font styles with 24 font sizes and exclusive weight and sharpness settings. Supported file types: EPUB, PDF, JPEG, GIF, PNG, TIFF, TXT, HTML, RFT, CBZ, CBR.


$79.99
SKU: 681495000470

Kobo_Mini-smallKobo Mini is the world’s smallest and lightest full-featured eReader, so it’s great for reading on the go. Complete with a no-glare natural E Ink touchscreen and built-in Wi Fi, it’s the full Kobo experience at a great value. It has a built-in dictionary, lets you highlight text, type notes, and share to Facebook and Twitter. If you purchase a Kobo Mini from us, all of your ebook purchases through the device will credit Hugobookstores. It’s the most convenient way to read ebooks and support your locally owned independent bookstore.

Tech Specs
mini_white_reading_small800 MHz processor. 5" E Ink touchscreen; Vizplex V110 display; 16-level gray scale. Responsive touchscreen for glare-free, fingerprint-resistant reading. Wi Fi 802.11 b/g/n and Micro USB. Includes Reading Life. Track your reading stats and share what you’re reading, favourite passages, and Reading Life awards to Facebook and Twitter. Battery Life, over 1 month with WiFi turned off. 7 font styles with 24 font sizes and exclusive weight and sharpness settings. Supported file types: EPUB, PDF, JPEG, GIF, PNG, TIFF, TXT, HTML, RFT, CBZ, CBR.


$24.99
SKU: 681495000203

neoprene caseDesigned with the signature Kobo quilt, the durable Neoprene Case is great protection for the Glo.



$19.99
SKU: 681495000678

ruby snapbackAdd a little color to your Kobo Mini with this Ruby snapback. Ruby is the only color Hugobookstores will have for now but other colors are available from Kobo.The interchangeable back plates make it quick and easy to change the look of your device to suit your mood.


$29.99
SKU: 68149500652

charging kitDon’t worry about dragging your computer arond just so you can charge your eReader. Charge your Kobo eReader anywhere with this 4 ft. Micro USB charging cable and wall unit. Works with both the Mini & the Glo.

  • Output 5.0V 1.0A
  • 4 ft. Micro USB cable
  • North American plug only


$19.99
SKU: 681495000821

soft touch coverDurable yet ultra-thin and lightweight, the Mini Soft Touch Cover provides just the right amount of protection without adding bulk. The smooth Soft Touch finish will not snag on bags or clothing.



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