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June 15, 2006

Pacific Booker Minerals Inc. Announces Private Placement

Vancouver BC, June 15, 2006: The Company is pleased to announce a non-brokered private placement consisting of 300,000 units. The private placement units consist of one share at a purchase price of $5.00 per share and one warrant to purchase an additional share at a price of $6.00 and exercisable for a period of two years, subject to regulatory approval. The proceeds of the private placement will be used to make the final cash payment to Falconbridge Limited (formerly Noranda). No finder's fee or commission is payable for this private placement.

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On Behalf of the Board of Directors

"John Plourde"

John Plourde, Executive Director

No regulatory authority has approved or disapproved the information contained in this news release. This release includes certain statements that may be deemed "forward-looking statements". All statements in this release, other than statements of historical facts, that address future production, reserve potential, exploration drilling, exploitation activities and events or developments that the Company expects are forward-looking statements. Although the Company believes the expectations expressed in such forward-looking statements are based on reasonable assumptions, statements are not guarantees of future performance and actual results or developments may differ materially from the forward-looking statements. Factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those in forward-looking statements include market prices, exploration successes, continued availability of capital and financing, general economic, market or business conditions. Investors are cautioned that any such statements are not guarantees of future performance and that actual results or developments may differ materially from those projected in the forward-looking statements.

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