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Barnes & Noble posts steeper losses than expected

America's biggest book chain, Barnes & Noble, has made a steeper than expected loss in the second quarter.

The company is up for sale and faces a nasty boardroom battle at its annual shareholder meeting this September.

Meanwhile the business itself is fighting for the attention of Americans in the digital age.

Caroline Hepker reports.

  • 24 Aug 2010