7 must-read books up for grabs during Books-A-Million’s Book Lovers Season, including “Whiskey in a Teacup” by Reese Witherspoon


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September marks Book Lovers Season at Books-A-Million. It’s the perfect opportunity to find your new fave from our list of the latest must-reads from BAM! So grab a blanket and a seasonal pumpkin spice beverage from Joe Muggs and settle in with one of these new releases from Books-A-Million.

Whiskey in a Teacup—Reese Witherspoon

Pull out the teacups and break out the whiskey! Reese Witherspoon is headed to Birmingham’s Alabama Theatre on Sept. 20 (the event is already sold out) to promote her new release—Whiskey in a Teacup. And y’all, this book is so good you won’t want to put it down!

Through Whiskey in a Teacup, Reese invites you into her world of Southern style, parties and traditions. Learn all about the Southern heritage that inspires her entertaining, decorating, and her secret to delicious fried chicken (yum). She even reveals the unique hot roller technique she uses to style her hair—it’s definitely a doozy!

Buy your autographed copy here.

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Discover the southern side of Reese Witherspoon in her book “Whiskey in a Teacup”. Photo courtesy of Books-A-Million

Becoming—Michelle Obama

Iconic, compelling, warm and wise, former First Lady Michelle Obama takes you on an inspiring journey in her memoir, “Becoming”. From the Chicago’s South Side to 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, Mrs. Obama details the demands of balancing motherhood, an executive career and two terms as First Lady of the United States. “Becoming” shares many of the experiences that have shaped her into who she has become.

For more info on the book and to purchase it, click here.

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“Becoming” by Michelle Obama, an inspiring read about the former First Lady of the U.S. Photo courtesy of Books-A-Million

Every Breath—Nicholas Sparks

Nicholas Sparks, #1 New York Times best-selling author of “A Walk to Remember” and “The Notebook” is back with his latest release, “Every Breath”—and trust me when I say, you’re gonna need some tissues close by for this read!

“Every Breath” tells about a chance encounter between two individuals at a crossroads in their lives. The result? An electrifying connection that causes them to question their loyalties and discover how long a dream can truly survive.

Buy your copy here.

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“Every Breath” by Nicholas Sparks, an electrifying tear-jerker. Photo courtesy of Books-A-Million

An Absolutely Remarkable Thing—Hank Green

Ever wonder what it would be like to become a social media celebrity… by accident? Find out in the much-anticipated debut novel “An Absolutely Remarkable Thing” by Hank Green, co-creator of Crash Course, Vlogbrothers and SciShow.

In this wild adventure, you’ll follow along the journey of April May, who took a video of a giant sculpture that suddenly appeared in town. But the next day, she wakes up to find out that her video has gone viral and her life has changed without warning.

If you’re consumed with the social internet and how it affects every part of our current existence, this book is bound to suck you in—much like social media. Check it out.

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The debut novel, “An Absolutely Remarkable Thing” by Hank Green. Photo courtesy of Books-A-Million

BAM! Exclusives You Won’t Want to Miss

Hindsight and All the Things I Can’t See in Front of Me—Justin Timberlake

Years ago, a young Justin Timberlake got his big break as a Mouseketeer on the Mickey Mouse Club and later rose to fame as one of the heartthrobs of the boy band *NSYNC. One thing’s for sure—Justin Timberlake has continued to make a name for himself ever since, and is now more popular than ever.

In this BAM! Exclusive Edition of “Hindsight and All the Things I Can’t See in Front of Me”, you’ll learn all about the one and only Justin Timberlake.

  • Take a peek into his childhood and early love of music.
  • Learn the inspiration behind many of his hit songs and albums.
  • Discover his creative process.
  • Find out what he thinks of fatherhood.
  • And more!

Also included in the book are 16 unique pages of photographs from Justin Timberlake’s Man of the Woods tour. Oh baby!

Find it here!

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“Hindsight and All the Things I Can’t See in Front of Me” by Justin Timberlake. Photo courtesy of Books-A-Million

Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald—The Original Screenplay—J.K. Rowling

Just last month, Books-A-Million celebrated the 20th anniversary of Harry Potter. Now, they are bringing you a BAM! Exclusive, “Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald—The Original Screenplay by J.K. Rowling.

In this second original screenplay by J.K. Rowling, you’ll uncover all of the events that helped shape the wizarding world of Harry Potter. Bonus: it also features truly stunning art from MinaLima!

In this exciting adventure, you’ll follow Newt Scamander as he tries to stop the powerful dark wizard Gellert Grindewald, who has escaped from custody and is on a mission to raise pure-blood wizards to rule over all non-magical beliefs. Will Scamander help stop Grindewald before it’s too late? Dun-dun-dunnn… Order now to find out!

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“Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald-The Original Screenplay” by J.K. Rowling. Photo courtesy of Books-A-Million

Kingdom of Ash (Throne of Glass)—Sarah J. Maas

After years of waiting, the epic and unforgettable conclusion of Sarah J. Maas’s #1 New York Times best-selling Throne of Glass series is finally here with the release of Kingdom of Ash.

From slave to king’s assassin to queen of a once-great kingdom, Aelin Galathynius has taken readers on an intense and wild journey. As war erupts across her world, what will become of her and the kingdom for which she has fought so hard? Purchase Kingdom of Ash for the exciting conclusion to this powerful series.

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The series ends with “Kingdom of Ash” by Sarah J. Mass. Photo courtesy of Books-A-Million

Get Your Reading Fix with More Incredible Books

This is but a short list of what’s new at BAM! this season. Click here to discover all of the incredible reads available during Book Lovers Season at Books-A-Million.

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