Books-a-Million Makes Finding The Perfect Gift Easy This Holiday Season

Books-A-Million, Inc. (Nasdaq/NM: BAMM) one of the nation’s leading book retailers, invites holiday shoppers to find the very best selection of books, toys, tech, and more in their stores and online at

BAM! has the largest selection of the season’s best books, the widest variety of educational toys and games, and the best in tech must-haves, including electronics and the most difficult to find gifts. Booksellers are prepared to help each customer with their shopping experience.

“We pride ourselves in offering the best items to our customers that will appeal to everyone on their holiday list,” said Terrance G. Finley, Chief Executive Officer and President. “Each of our stores carries the most popular books, tech items, and toys. We categorize these items to make shopping easy by offering a broad selection for everyone in the family.”

Bestsellers in Fiction

Books-A-Million has the latest from popular authors like The Longest Ride by Nicholas Sparks, Killing Jesus: A History by Bill O’Reilly, The Bully Pulpit by Doris Kearns Goodwin, The Valley of Amazement by Amy Tan, and Command Authority by Tom Clancy.

For shoppers looking for exceptional gift books, BAM! offers the best titles from culinary authors, including Cooking from the Heart by John Besh, The Art of Simple Food II by Alice Waters, The Pioneer Woman Cooks: A Year of Holidays, by Ree Drummond, and many more.

Coffee table books are always a hit at holiday parties, as well as excellent conversational pieces. BAM! has the latest beautiful gifts, including Vanity Fair 100 Years, Life The Day Kennedy Died, All The Songs: The Story Behind Every Beatles Release, and many others.

BAM! also carries the best selection of the most popular titles for kids and tweens, including I Even Funnier: A Middle School Story by James Patterson, Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Hard Luck by Jeff Kinney, and Teardrop by Lauren Kate.

Autographed Books from Best Loved Authors

Books-A-Million offers a selection of first edition new release titles autographed by your favorite author, including Takedown Twenty by Janet Evanovich, The First Phone Call from Heaven, by Mitch Albom, The All Girl Filling Station’s Last Reunion by Fannie Flagg, and We are Water by Wally Lamb.

Toys, Games, and Puzzles

For the little ones on your list, BAM! offers Disney Princess books, dolls and accessories, and the newest items from Skip Hop Zoo, including lunchies, backpacks, and stuffed animals.

Educational and creative options for children include LeapFrog products, as well as popular brands Metal Works and LEGO®.

Teens and adults can choose from specialty games, hobby, and collectibles, including Munchkin and Fluxx, in addition to a wide variety of the best family and party games.

Pop Culture Features

BAM! stores across the country and online have more than 40 items related to Duck Commander, including duck calls, DVDs, books, t-shirts, hats, and novelties, such as key chains, stickers, and more.

Popular Doctor Who and Minecraft clothing, action figures, and gadgets are also available in a wide variety of price ranges.

Tech and Music

Vinyl is back and the latest from Crosley is available for record lovers spinning their favorite tunes. To protect gadgets, BAM! offers the best from Speck and OtterBox in an array of sizes and colors to fit iPhones, iPad Mini Fitfolios, and iPads.

In addition, BAM! now carries a great selection of the must-have electronics this holiday season, including an assortment of headphones, earbuds, and speakers from Skullcandy, JVC and, Klipsch.

Exclusive Gifts for Everyone on Your List

Fill your shopping bags with gifts that you won’t find anywhere else. Books-A-Million’s Christmas Classic collection will get you in the holiday mood featuring gifts that celebrate your favorite holiday movies from A Charlie Brown Christmas tree kit, string lights, and exclusive ornaments from Elf and A Christmas Story, to the classic moose mug featured on National Lampoons Christmas Vacation. Great stocking stuffers for book lovers include the Library Classics Collection featuring titles from Pride and Prejudice, The Secret Garden, and A Tale of Two Cities. Other exclusive finds include BAM! logo fashion canvas tote bags, trendy lapdesks, and the quilted tote collection featuring duffle bags, bible covers, and wristlets.


BAM! shoppers will definitely want to pick up the NOOK HD+ for someone on their holiday list. With its brilliant display delivering text, graphics, and video with stunning HD clarity; NOOK HD+ puts a world of reading and entertainment at readers’ fingertips. Books and movies look better than ever before.

Millionaire’s Club

Books-A-Million Millionaire’s Club members will be able to receive exclusive membership benefits, such as free express shipping on orders from Membership benefits also include a 10% in-store discount, free wifi access, exclusive email offers, $75 in bonus coupons, and continued savings. Millionaire’s Club membership is only $20 per year.

About Books-A-Million, Inc.

Books-A-Million, Inc. is one of the nation’s leading book retailers and sells on the Internet at The Company presently operates over 258 stores in 33 states and the District of Columbia. The Company operates large superstores under the names Books-A-Million (BAM!), Books & Co. and 2nd & Charles and traditional bookstores operating under the names Bookland and Books-A-Million. The common stock of Books-A-Million, Inc. is traded on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the symbol BAMM. For more information, visit the Company’s corporate website at

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