Originally Posted by Sarsnake
Oh I don't want to do that, no cracking/hacking/etc.
If I can move files from my PC with USB cable over to Nook w/o, that is sufficient.
Looks like that is doable according to other posters. Or do I need to root it too in this case?
That's how it works, no need to root. When you connect the nook to the PC it appears as a mass storage device. You can drag and drop books to it, or use a Library app like Calibre to do it for you.