Books-A-Million Kicks Off Book Lover™ Season to Highlight Fall’s Most Anticipated New Releases

The bookseller’s experts have selected some of the biggest, best and most promising new releases of the fall to showcase at this annual celebration.

BIRMINGHAM, Alabama., August 1, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Books-A-Million is launching its fourth annual Book Lover™ Season ahead of this year’s wide and varied lineup of fall editions. The bookseller’s experts scoured all of the titles coming out this fall and picked out their top recommendations from a variety of categories.

“Book Lovers Season™ features a stellar lineup of fall publications that offers something for readers of all persuasions. Our book experts have curated a fabulous selection that spans the gamut of genres, from thrillers to literary fiction to must-have books by famous musicians and entertaining stories for young readers,” says Kathy Gagliano, executive vice president of merchandising for Books-A-Million. “In addition to discovering highly anticipated new releases from best-selling authors, customers will discover first-time authors making their mark and autographed editions. Now is the perfect time to discover a new favorite book.”

Here’s a look at some of the best fall releases:

  • New novels by master storytellers
    • Dreamland by Nicholas Sparks – A poignant love story about chasing dreams and overcoming the past
    • The Biloxi Boys by John Grisham – A gripping legal thriller about two friends on opposite sides of the law
    • Fairy tale by Stephen King – A haunting story of good versus evil
  • Fiction from literary icons
    • The last chairlift by John Irving – A long-awaited new book from one of the world’s greatest novelists
    • The passenger by Cormac McCarthy – A two-volume masterpiece by this Pulitzer Prize-winning author
  • Highly anticipated non-fiction
  • Favorites #BookTok
  • Must-have books for young adults

For kids, fall brings new editions of some old favourites, including Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Diper Overlode by Jeff Kinney and Cat Kid Comic Club: Collaborations by David Pilkey. Also note an illustrated edition in vibrant colors of Harry Potter and the Order of Phoenix and a delightful new storybook from Reese Witherspoon called busy betty.

This fall will also feature the debut of promising new authors. At Tess Gunty’s The rabbit hutch is a startlingly unique work of literary fiction that is already garnering critical acclaim. Piper CJ Delivers Addictive Fantasy Romance in Revised and Edited New Film The night and its moon. Ashley’s Flowers#1 True Crime Podcast Host Addicted to crimecombines his penchant for storytelling and mystery in the thrilling All the good people here.

Among the top picks from Books-A-Million experts for manga and graphic novels coming this fall are Jujutsu Kaisen V17, Spy X Family V8, Demon Slayer: Kimetsu No Yaibaand My Hero Academia V32.

With screen debuts including game of thrones spin off Dragon House, The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Powerand AMC’s upcoming reimagining of by Anne Rice Vampire Chroniclesfall also brings a number of great picks for page-to-screen fans.

Visit to browse the full collection of fall’s best books.


Books-A-Million operates more than 200 stores in 32 states as well as its e-commerce site, A leading retailer of books, toys, games and collectibles since 1917, the company has become the nation’s second-largest bookstore chain.

Olivia Anderson McDaniel
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SOURCE Books-A-Million, Inc.

Colin L. Johnson