BIRMINGHAM, Ala.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--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 frenzy!
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Bookworm Tales: 2016 Bestsellers List
Gift 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
For 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
Celebrate 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
For 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
Super 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
It’s 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
Tech 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
Stockings 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
Who’s 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 booksamillion.com/giftguide.
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 http://www.booksamillion.com. 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 http://www.booksamillion.com/storefinder.