BAM! Helps Teachers Stretch Classroom Budgets with Educators' Week
BIRMINGHAM, Ala.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Books-A-Million, Inc. (Nasdaq/NM: BAMM) today announced that all BAM! stores will be celebrating Educators' Day on Saturday, October 12th from Noon to 4 p.m. The BAM! Educators' Day will be a special event for educators with extra savings, giveaways and prizes. Free goodies include posters, study guides and classroom event kits from publishers like Simon & Schuster, Penguin, and Random House. During Educator Week, teachers can also enter to win a $1,000 BAM! shopping spree for their classroom by visiting http://www.booksamillion.com/educators_special.
From October 12th-18th educators will also receive more of what they love - 25% off their classroom purchases with their BAM! Educator Discount Card. The FREE BAM! Educator Discount Card offers educators, librarians and homeschoolers - Pre-Kindergarten through 12th Grade - a 20% discount off the original price on most books used in the classroom. From October 12th-18th the discount will be 25% off the original price on most books used in the classroom. Educators simply have to complete a BAM! Educator Discount Card application at any register and present valid educator and photo identification to receive their BAM! Educator Discount Card and start saving. For stores that feature a Joe Muggs Café, teachers can receive a free tall coffee or hot tea of their choice at the educator kickoff event. A community specialist will be on hand to answer questions about bookfair and book drive opportunities, plus a demonstration of NOOK® educational apps. This season's hottest kids' and teen titles will be featured, as well as upcoming storytime and activities for kids at their local Books-A-Million store. See a store associate for more details.
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 253 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.
Christine Corbitt, 205-942-3737
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