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

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

              Holiday Lineup Like No Other at Unbeatable Prices

Business Wire

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- November 22, 2013

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 booksamillion.com.

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.

NOOKs

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 readingand
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
booksamillions.com. 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 www.booksamillion.com. 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 www.booksamillioninc.com.

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Contact:

Books-A-Million, Inc.
Christine Corbitt, 205-909-3536
corbittc@booksamillion.com