BIRMINGHAM, Ala.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Recently, Books & Co., a Books-A-Million company (NASDAQ:BAMM), welcomed former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton to its store in Dayton, Ohio, to sign copies of her new book, ‘Hard Choices.’
The first 1,000 people who attended the sold out event were lucky enough to take advantage of a rare opportunity to meet Hillary Clinton, and take home a signed copy of her book.
“We received an overwhelming response from our customers when they found out that Mrs. Clinton would be here,” said Sharon Roth, Director of Public Relations for Books & Co. “The enthusiasm of the fans during the signing was eagerly welcomed by Mrs. Clinton and her staff. With the success of the event, we are confident ‘Hard Choices’ will be a bestseller in 2014,” Roth said.
The release of the book, which details the crises, choices, and challenges she faced during her four years as America’s 67th Secretary of State, has been fully embraced by fans of Hillary Clinton. “All of us face hard choices in our lives,” she writes at the start of this personal chronicle. "Life is about making such choices. Our choices and how we handle them shape the people we become."
Pictures from the signing at Books & Co. can be viewed at http://bit.ly/clinton-signing. For more on ‘Hard Choices’ or to purchase a copy online, follow this link or visit www.booksamillion.com and search for ‘Hard Choices.’
About Books & Co.
Books & Co. is a division of 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 254 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. Also included in the Company’s retail operations is the operation of Yogurt Mountain Holding, LLC, a retailer and franchisor of self-serve frozen yogurt stores with 43 locations. The Company also develops and manages commercial real estate investments through its subsidiary, Preferred Growth Properties. 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.