BIRMINGHAM, Ala.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--With Father’s Day right around the corner, sons, daughters and moms everywhere are searching for the right gift to show dad their love and appreciation. Whether dad is a bookworm, an architect, an adventure-seeker or simply loves to relive the ‘80s with his vinyl collection, Books-A-Million has curated the perfect selection to celebrate Father’s Day on Sunday, June 18! These fan favorites are sure to show dad some love and can be found by visiting any local Books-A-Million store or online at booksamillion.com!
Top Picks for Dad:
For the funny dad who never passes up a good joke: “I
Can’t Make This Up” by Kevin Hart
Box office comedian Kevin Hart has done it again. This time he is trading the stage for the page, keeping readers laughing in the form of a memoir. Writing about how his childhood upbringing has shaped the man he is today, Kevin Hart provides heartfelt moments as well as comedic relief in this book dad is sure to enjoy.
For the dad who likes to drift into another time period: “Camino
Island” by John Grisham
A local beach-resort bookseller gets more than he bargains for one summer when priceless F. Scott Fitzgerald manuscripts are unexpectedly stolen. However, one young woman takes on the difficult challenge of trying to recover the stolen pages. Will she succeed?
For the dad who can’t get enough of sports: “Ballplayer”
by Chipper Jones
Chipper Jones was just a small town kid from Florida with dreams of one day becoming a major league superstar. With the support of his parents, coaches and teammates, he made his major league debut with the Atlanta Braves and never looked back. Chipper Jones shares the story of his rise to the majors and what it took to stay with one organization his entire career. This biography is sure to hit a home run with dad this Father’s Day!
For the dad who loves a good mystery: “Finders
Keepers” by Stephen King
Passionate reader Morris Bellamy is furious when his favorite author decides to discontinue his beloved book series starring Jimmy Gold. Bellamy’s obsession turns murderous when he kills John Rothstein, creator of the famous character. Morris Bellamy then finds notebooks containing drafts of at least one more Jimmy Gold adventure. This heart pounding page-turner is sure to entice every thrill-seeking dad this Father’s Day.
For the history buff dad: “The
Fateful Lightning” by Jeff Shaara
In the final installment of Jeff Shaara’s Civil War tetralogy, readers will get insight on the infamous war’s final year. From Sherman conquering Atlanta to Uncle Billy discovering the beautiful Savannah, Shaara concludes his epic novel series with tales from multiple perspectives. This book is sure to bring to life crucial battles and highlight the historic happenings in the concluding months leading up to the end of the Civil War.
For the dad who prefers all things entertainment and pop culture, Books-A-Million has a variety of winning gift ideas that appeal to non-bookworms. Cool dads who like to groove will enjoy trendy vinyl records such as The Weeknd, Queen’s Greatest Hits Vol. 1 and “The Guardians of the Galaxy” soundtrack. The whole family will benefit from gifts for the dad who loves to build with the LEGO Architectural Series, where he can construct models of the U.S. Capitol Building, Buckingham Palace and the Sydney Opera House!
For more Father’s Day gift ideas from Books-A-Million that are sure to please, visit booksamillion.com.
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 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 booksamillion.com/storefinder.