The first U.K. retailer to agree to sell Barnes & Noble’s Nook E-Ink readers is John Lewis, a department store with 37 outlets that carries a large selection of technology products. The chain will begin carry the Nook Simple Touch and Nook with GlowLight later this fall in Lewis electronics aisles throughout the U.K. as well as on its Web site.

As part of its U.K. expansion, B&N will also offer Nook devices and content to U.K. customers this autumn through its own online storefront, More retailer agreements are expected to be announced soon.