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Groovy Stand in Storm HD+

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Most Helpful Favorable Review

36 out of 38 people found this review helpful.

I purchased the groovy cover and at first, I thought it might be

I purchased the groovy cover and at first, I thought it might be too flimsy. My nook covers tend to take a lot of abuse as I keep my nook at hand at all times. One concern I had with purchasing both the HD+ and a cover was weight and portability. I always look for a pur...
I purchased the groovy cover and at first, I thought it might be too flimsy. My nook covers tend to take a lot of abuse as I keep my nook at hand at all times. One concern I had with purchasing both the HD+ and a cover was weight and portability. I always look for a purse that is not too big but has a side pocket to keep my nook separate from the contents of my purse and easy to get to and put away. I was quite surprised to find that my new HD+ and groovy cover actually fit into the side pocket easier and with less bulk than my NC with it's industrial easel cover. I try to keep my purses as small as I can get away with to force me to keep what I put into it at a minimum because I get serious back pain otherwise. (my nooks are as vital an item to carry in my purse as my wallet so it is ALWAYS a consideration when purchasing a new purse). The new HD+ with it's cover seems lighter in my purse than the NC with it's cover and it is thinner as well so creates less bulk . It is actually more comfortable to carry around than my NC is.

Though it has no clasp, it hasn't been an issue for me. One less item to create bulk and weight and the lack of one makes sliding the HD+ in and out of my purses side pocket EASIER as there is nothing to catch anywhere.

I love the automatic sleep and wake feature. THAT is awesome.

I'm quite happy with my cover and the HD+. I worried about the size and weight being comfortable to use, but I worry no longer. I don't know if it will last forever or not. My covers rarely do with the constant use they get. But having toted around my nooks in bulkier, heavier covers, there are real advantages to a sleeker, lighter cover even if it doesn't last forever. Comfort is sometimes just as important.

posted by compulsivereaderTX on November 11, 2012

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Most Helpful Critical Review

8 out of 24 people found this review helpful.

Though I like most aspects about this cover I am amazed they app

Though I like most aspects about this cover I am amazed they approved a cover that has a design flaw. The trademark nook hook on the bottom left corner of the device and the pass through hole on the cover are on opposite sides, the only wy to line them up is to turn th...
Though I like most aspects about this cover I am amazed they approved a cover that has a design flaw. The trademark nook hook on the bottom left corner of the device and the pass through hole on the cover are on opposite sides, the only wy to line them up is to turn the device screen down. Bad move B&N.

posted by CSGrady on November 19, 2012

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  • Posted November 19, 2012

    Though I like most aspects about this cover I am amazed they app

    Though I like most aspects about this cover I am amazed they approved a cover that has a design flaw. The trademark nook hook on the bottom left corner of the device and the pass through hole on the cover are on opposite sides, the only wy to line them up is to turn the device screen down. Bad move B&N.

    8 out of 24 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted June 18, 2013

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    I was on the fence as to whether to give this cover two or three

    I was on the fence as to whether to give this cover two or three starts but ultimately decided on two stars. My first complaint is that the two positions that the stand allows don't really seem to work quite right. The upright position feels like it needs to be a little lower and the reclined position feels like it needs to be a little higher. The other problem I have with it is that the cover doesn't feel right in the hand when I'm trying to read with it, because of the way the front and back cover are hinged together. I will probably look to replace it sooner rather than later.

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    Posted January 6, 2013

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