Bama Bookshop

Welcome to the Bama Bookshop, where the University of Alabama Press showcases our most popular books about our state’s history, culture, literature, food, nature, and more. Whether you’re from Huntsville in the north, Mobile in the south, or anyplace in between, you’ll find a book you’ll love or love to give to a friend on the list below.

Our bestsellers below and our entire library is on sale for 40% off with promo code BAMASUMMER until the end of July!

Thirteen Alabama Ghosts and Jeffrey

Commemorative Edition

9780817318420

Ain't Nothin' But a Winner

Bear Bryant, The Goal Line Stand, and a Chance of a Lifetime

9780817358648

Alabama

The Making of an American State

9780817358761

Alabama

The History of a Deep South State, Bicentennial Edition

9780817359171

Alabama Afternoons

Profiles and Conversations

9780817359034

Alabama Baptists

Southern Baptists in the Heart of Dixie

9780817352820

Alabama's Civil Rights Trail

An Illustrated Guide to the Cradle of Freedom

9780817355814

Alabama Folk Pottery

9780817315092

Alabama Founders

Fourteen Political and Military Leaders Who Shaped the State

9780817359157

Alabama Governors

A Political History of the State

9780817318437

An Alabama Songbook

Ballads, Folksongs, and Spirituals Collected by Byron Arnold

9780817357658

Alabama Trails

9780817306908

Barbecue

The History of an American Institution, Revised and Expanded Second Edition

9780817320652

Butterflies of Alabama

Glimpses into Their Lives

9780817355951

Collards

A Southern Tradition from Seed to Table

9780817318345

Cradle of Freedom

Alabama and the Movement That Changed America

9780817352981

Darkroom

A Memoir in Black and White

9780817357146

Dear Denise

Letters to the Sister I Never Knew

9780817321352

Deep South Dynasty

The Bankheads of Alabama

9780817321109

Distracted by Alabama

Tangled Threads of Natural History, Local History, and Folklore

9780817321178

Early Alabama

An Illustrated Guide to the Formative Years, 1798–1826

9780817359287

Exploring Wild Alabama

A Guide to the State's Publicly Accessible Natural Areas

9780817358303

Fascinating Foods from the Deep South

Favorite Recipes from the University Club of Tuscaloosa, Alabama

9780817356385

Ferns of Alabama

9780817356477

A Fire You Can't Put Out

The Civil Rights Life of Birmingham's Reverend Fred Shuttlesworth

9780817311568

For the Love of Alabama

Journalism by Ron Casey and Bailey Thomson

9780817356668

The Forever Season

9780817312428

The Founding of Alabama

Background and Formative Period in the Great Bend and Madison County

9780817361204

Historic Architecture in Alabama

A Guide to Styles and Types, 1810-1930

9780817311346

History of the University of Alabama

Volume One, 1818-1902

9780817357696

Jeffrey Introduces Thirteen More Southern Ghosts

Commemorative Edition

9780817360368

Jeffrey's Latest Thirteen

More Alabama Ghosts, Commemorative Edition

9780817360344

Keep Your Airspeed Up

The Story of a Tuskegee Airman

9780817319588

Mammals of Alabama

9780817357498

A Mansion's Memories

9780817315351

Motorcycling Alabama

50 Ride Loops through the Heart of Dixie

9780817355289

Ninety-Nine Iron

The Season Sewanee Won Five Games in Six Days

9780817350628

Of Mules and Mud

The Story of Alabama Folk Potter Jerry Brown

9780817360375

Old Alabama Town

An Illustrated Guide

9780817311797

Opening the Doors

The Desegregation of the University of Alabama and the Fight for Civil Rights in Tuscaloosa

9780817317928

Rowdy Tales from Early Alabama

The Humor of John Gorman Barr

9780817304775

The Schoolhouse Door

Segregation's Last Stand at the University of Alabama

9780817354336

Seeing Historic Alabama

Fifteen Guided Tours

9780817307905

Selma, Lord, Selma

Girlhood Memories of the Civil Rights Days

9780817308988

Shot in Alabama

A History of Photography, 1839–1941, and a List of Photographers

9780817318789

Sixteen and Counting

The National Championships of Alabama Football

9780817319694

Southern Wonder

Alabama's Surprising Biodiversity

9780817357504

Trees of Alabama

9780817359416

Turtles of Alabama

9780817358068

Tuscaloosa

200 Years in the Making

9780817359447

The University of Alabama

A Guide to the Campus and Its Architecture

9780817356804

The Village on the Plain

Auburn University, 1856–2006

9780817319090

Visions of the Black Belt

A Cultural Survey of the Heart of Alabama

9780817318796

The Yellowhammer War

The Civil War and Reconstruction in Alabama

9780817320553