Books-A-Million Announces 2018 Holiday Gift Guide Recommendations

BIRMINGHAM, Ala.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Books-A-Million is the ultimate one-stop-shop for shoppers
looking to find the latest and greatest gifts for everyone on their list
this year. From stocking stuffers to big surprises, Books-A-Million’s
annual Holiday Gift Guide features a variety of exclusive items
and most-wanted toys for people of all ages and interests. Gift givers
can make their lists and head over to their local Books-A-Million store,
or shop online, to make this holiday season one for the books!

Top Books of 2018
Brimming with
fictional favorites and non-fiction necessities, Books-A-Million offers
an expansive selection of bestsellers! The most sought-after books of
2018 range from Michelle Obama’s powerful memoir “Becoming” ($32.50)
and Rachel Hollis’ inspirational guidebook “Girl, Wash Your Face”
($22.99), to John Grisham’s latest thriller “The Reckoning”
($29.95) and No. 1 bestselling author Nicholas Sparks’ romantic novel “Every
($28). Top books on the list for teens include Jenny Han’s “To
All the Boys I’ve Loved Before”
($10.99) and “Dear Evan Hansen” ($28.95)
by Val Emmich. Children can laugh-out-loud reading “The Wonky Donkey” ($7.99),
or take their imaginations on an adventure with “Diary of a Wimpy
Kid: The Meltdown”
($13.95) by Jeff Kinney and “Dork Diaries 13:
Tales from a Not-So-Happy Birthday”
($13.99) by Rachel Renée

Ready-to-Wrap Boxed Sets
fanatics seeking the ultimate literary escape will devour
Books-A-Million’s bestselling boxed sets. Youngsters can discover the
world of Minecraft with the “Minecraft Guide Collection” ($39.99),
flip through the pages of lively tales from “Magic Tree House # 1-4”
($23.96) or laugh themselves silly with the “Junie B. Jones First
Boxed Set Ever”
($19.96)! Teens and adults can immerse themselves in
the epic fantasy of “Game of Thrones” ($85), be inspired by
adventure with the “Mark Twain Collection” ($49.95) or get swept
away by love stories in the “Jane Austen Collection” ($49.95).

What Kids Want
No peeking! Good
boys and girls can dash into the new year with top trending toys and
games including the Poopsie Surprise Unicorn ($52.99), Mega
Unicorn Plush
($49.99) – a Books-A-Million exclusive, Hatchimals
CollEGGtible 12-Pack Season 4
($21.99), The Floor is Lava ($19.99),
Fingerlings ($17.99-$19.99), Pomsies ($17.99) and L.O.L.
Surprise! Under Wraps Dolls

Harry Potter’s Wizarding World
fascinating exploration of the magic at the heart of the Harry Potter
stories, “Harry Potter: A History of Magic” ($39.99) is an
essential volume for Harry Potter fans, history buffs and book worms.
J.K. Rowling’s original screenplay for “Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes
of Grindelwald”
($24.99) will delight fans of the book and film
series as it expands on earlier events that helped shape the wizarding
world. Check out our Wizarding World shop for over 500 items to choose
from, including exclusive gifts and the Harry Potter Christmas Village!

Relaxation Station
Shoppers can
gift their loved ones warm and cozy comfort this winter with
Books-A-Million’s exclusive Knit Scarves, Socks and Beanies ($12.99-$19.99).
Readers who love to snuggle up with a good book will enjoy “Where the
Crawdads Sing”
($26) by New York Times bestselling author Delia
Owens. The Harmony Oil Diffuser ($34.99) and Aromatherapy
Essential Oils Gift Set
($21.99) combination creates the perfect
atmosphere to unwind and de-stress!

All in Good Taste
You don’t
have to be a pro to cook like one! New York Times bestselling author Ina
Garten shares some of her best recipes, tips and techniques in “Cook
Like a Pro”
($35) for foodies in need of flavorful inspiration.
Those with a passion for family and food will love Joanna Gaines’ “Magnolia
($29.99), while home décor enthusiasts will be inspired by
design with her new book “Homebody” ($40). Delicate and beautiful
on the outside − strong and fiery on the inside! “Whiskey in a Teacup”
($35) by academy award-winning actress, producer and entrepreneur Reese
Witherspoon is the perfect hostess gift for the one who loves to

Fun and Games
Spice up the next
game night with these fan-favorites that will be sure to entertain,
including Cards Against Humanity ($25), Harry Potter Clue ($39.95),
Harry Potter Trivial Pursuit ($49.95) and What Do You Meme ($34.99).

Must-Have Music
vintage-inspired Bluetooth Cruiser Turntable ($69.95) brings 90’s
style to modern listening, letting music lovers enjoy all their favorite
hits! Records to go along include Panic! At The Discos’ “Pray For The
($11.98), Carrie Underwood’s “Cry Pretty” ($22.98), The
Greatest Showman Soundtrack
($21.98) and Queen’s Greatest Hits
($35.97). No matter the selection, these tunes are guaranteed to inspire
family and friends to start rockin’ around the Christmas tree!

Stocking Stuffers
stockings full with PopSockets ($9.99) in different colors and
patterns, a wide variety of the World’s Smallest Toys
($6.99-$24.99) and Books-A-Million Gift Cards.

For more information and the complete Books-A-Million Gift Guide, visit

Books-A-Million guests can join the Millionaire’s Club to receive
exclusive offers, such as discounts on gifts for the holidays and
year-round! For more information and to join, 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 200 stores in 32 states as well as an online store at
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same: to serve each community with the best selection of books, toys,
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