Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE: BKS), the nation’s largest retail bookseller and the leading retailer of content, digital media and educational products, today announced its top book picks for every interest, providing another great resource to help customers find the perfect gifts for the adults on their list. The company’s booksellers have chosen from personal recommendations and customer favorites to compile a list of books that adults will love, with categories including ‘For Thriller Fans,’ ‘For Mystery Lovers,’ ‘For On Screen Buffs,’ ‘For Business Readers,’ ‘For Sports Fans’ and many more.
Additionally, customers can get personalized holiday gift advice from Barnes & Noble on Twitter. Through December 23, Barnes & Noble is extending its booksellers’ expert knowledge online by providing customized gift ideas to those who tweet their holiday gift-related questions using the hashtag #BNGiftTip. Learn more and follow the conversation at
“Books make lasting, meaningful gifts, and Barnes & Noble is the best place to get expert recommendations and discover all of the best gifts of the season,” said Mary Amicucci, VP, Adult Trade and Children’s Books at Barnes & Noble. “With that goal in mind we’ve launched a fantastic Twitter campaign to provide personalized recommendations to our customers, and today we announced a great selection of books for every interest that make great gifts for every adult on your holiday shopping list.”
Following are the selections of Barnes & Noble booksellers’ top book picks for every interest:
For Thriller Fans

For Fiction Readers

For Mystery Lovers

 For Sci-Fi/Fantasy Fans

 For Graphic Novel Fans

 For Gamers

 For On Screen Buffs

 For Music Fans

 To Make Them Laugh Out Loud

 For Readers of Popular Memoirs

 For Readers of Historical & Political Biographies

 For Business Readers

 For Science and Technology Buffs

For Sports Fans

For Christian Life Readers

 For Cooks

Poetry for Everyone

 For House & Home Enthusiasts

 For Essay & Philosophy Readers

 For Pet Lovers

 For Nature Lovers

 Quirky, Unusual and Fun Books For People Who Have Everything

These books can be found in Barnes & Noble’s more than 650 locations nationwide and online at, with eBook versions of many of the titles on the list available at
About Barnes & Noble, Inc.
Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE: BKS) is a Fortune 500 company, the nation’s largest retail bookseller and the leading retailer of content, digital media and educational products.  The Company operates 658 Barnes & Noble bookstores in 50 states, and one of the Web’s largest e-commerce sites, (  Its NOOK Media LLC subsidiary is a leader in the emerging digital reading and digital education markets.  The NOOK digital business offers award-winning NOOK® products and an expansive collection of digital reading and entertainment content through the NOOK Store® (, while Barnes & Noble College Booksellers LLC operates 714 bookstores serving over five million students and faculty members at colleges and universities across the United States.  General information on Barnes & Noble, Inc. can be obtained by visiting the Company’s corporate website: