Books-A-Million helps shoppers spread cheer with annual Holiday Gift Guide

Celebrate the season with bestsellers, boxed sets, top toys, stocking
stuffers and more!

BIRMINGHAM, Ala.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#BAM–The hustle and bustle of the holidays is in full swing! To help shoppers
save time, spend wisely and choose the perfect present, Books-A-Million’s
ultimate Holiday Gift Guide is chock-full of hand-picked, festive
ideas for everyone on the shopping list. From bookworms and gadget
gurus; to young readers and aspiring chefs – the premier book retailer
offers a one-stop shop to help customers breeze through the gift-giving

Bookworm Tales: 2016 Bestsellers List
givers looking for the perfect present should take a peek at the year’s
bestsellers list. Complete with fan-favorite fiction – from J.K.
Rowling’s “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child: Parts 1 and 2,” Fannie
Flagg’s “The Whole Town’s Talking” and Jodi Picoult’s “Small Great
Things” – to non-fiction features like Tim Tebow’s “Shaken,” Amy
Schumer’s “The Girl with the Lower Back Tattoo” and Bruce Springsteen’s
“Born to Run,” readers of all ages will enjoy these top selections.

Music Mania: Gifts of Groove
music lovers ready to jive, gift the perfect jingle with
Books-A-Million’s wide variety of CDs, vinyls and turntable offerings.
Featured albums include: “California” from American rock band Blink-182,
the hip-hop soundtrack of Tony Award-winning musical “Hamilton,” The
Lumineers’ studio album “Cleopatra” and country music star Christ
Stapleton’s debut record “Traveller,” among many others. No matter the
selection, these tunes are guaranteed to inspire friends and family to
start rockin’ around the Christmas tree!

The Reason for the Season: Spiritual Selections
the holidays with inspirational gifts for loved ones. Featuring Bible
covers, scripture canvases and artwork, coffee mugs with uplifting
messages, Bible verse cards and other faith-based gifts, these soulful
selections will highlight the true reason for the season.

All in Good Taste: Foodie Favorites
foodies in need of flavorful inspiration, Books-A-Million has a sizzling
selection of cookbooks from the world’s most influential chefs. Top
picks include Ina Garten’s “Cooking for Jeffrey,” Mario Batali’s “Big
American Cookbook,” “Appetites” by Anthony Bourdain and “The Pioneer
Woman Cooks Dinnertime.” Any of these tasty choices are sure to make
spirits merry and bright!

Just Add the Bow: Boxed Sets
fans seeking the ultimate literary escape will go head over heels for
Books-A-Million’s ready-to-wrap boxed sets. Youngsters can flip through
the pages of lively tales like “Magic Tree House: Volumes 1-4,” “Junie
B. Jones” and “Adventures from the Land of Stories,” while teens and
adults get swept away in the fantasies of “Jack Reacher,” “The Maze
Runner” and “Miss Peregrine’s Peculiar Children.”

Tons of Fun: Top Toys of the Year
great to be a kid! Good boys and girls can dash into the New Year with
top toys like the Selfie Mic, Poppit Starter Pack, Minecraft Stop Motion
Movie Creator, “Star Wars the Force Awakens” remote control BBB, Animal
Jam Club Geoz Playset and Peppa Pig 4 Figure Pack, among many others.

Gadgets and Gizmos: Popular Tech Picks
lovers need the latest and greatest tools to keep on top of trends.
Colorful, protective phone cases in pink, teal, black and glitter
varieties are the perfect accessory for style and safety, while ChiP the
robotic dog, the Lumi Gaming Drone and the Mini Remote Control Mip
provide gadget gurus with endless festive fun.

Gifts for All: Spirited Stocking Stuffers
can’t be hung by the chimney with care without something special stuffed
inside. While Santa is busy with the big gifts, don’t forget to stuff
the stockings with fun items like funky knee socks, multi-tool key
chains, mini-disco balls and Books-A-Million gift cards, available in
any denomination.

Ready, Set, Go: Games and Puzzles
ready to play? Whether it’s a classic Rubik’s Cube, a 750-piece Disney
photo collection puzzle, the Superfight Core Card Deck or Boss Monster
II, it’s officially “game on” for the holidays.

For the complete Books-A-Million Holiday Gift Guide, visit


Books-A-Million, headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama, is the second
largest chain of bookstores in the United States. Books-A-Million got
its start in 1917 as a magazine stand in Florence, Alabama and now
operates over 250 stores in the 32 states as well as an online store at
While Books-A-Million’s presence has grown, the goal has remained the
same: to serve each community with the best selection of books, toys,
tech and more, all at great prices. Find the nearest Books-A-Million at

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