Get your hot summer reads!
Every summer I get that Grease movie song stuck in my head. Summer lovin have me a blast...summer lovin happened so fast. The dog days of summer are finally here! Hopefully, much of our precious vacation time will be well spent by the pool or on a sandy beach chilling out with that one perfect book.
You might be asking yourself, 'What do I read?' or 'What am I in the mood for?' These are the questions that haunt us every summer as we are reading ready to find that novel and just relax and start our bookish adventure.
Okay, so what do you consider an awesome summer read? Are you into an outdoorsy, newly released novel like Wild by Cheryl Strayed? or maybe a challenging classic that is over a thousand pages long that will take you all summer to finish such as War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy? Maybe a sizzling romance on a tropical island but with a twist? Such as, On The Island by Tracey Garvis Graves.
Whatever your reading tastes may be for this hot season below are a few book ideas that you can take to the beach, on an flight to your holiday destination or just sitting around the backyard pool under a striped umbrella. With any luck, by the end of your summer, you will be singing the finish of Grease's Summer Nights...Summer dreams, ripped at the seams. Bu-ut oh, those summer nights!
There's fear in the water with this epic classic thriller
The critically acclaimed 1975 blockbuster movie Jaws caused many beach goers to hesitate before going into the water. Read the book that started it all
Grab a tissue for a tear jerker summer read
Hugely popular best seller Me Before You has all the ease of summer reading and will inspire your emotions
A book club favorite that happens to be classic-lit
Jump on board matey with this 1922 classic pirate novel that's a high seas adventure! Captain Blood
The queen of mystery
Picture a summer holiday at an exclusive resort, the smell of the sea and murder. It's Evil Under the Sun so join Hercules Poirot in solving the case from the queen of mystery Agatha Christie!
Funny and sunny biography
A fun page-turner this is Drew's life in stories of the adorable E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial child actress to who she is today
Best selling historical fiction
Looking for an intense, heart-rending but highly recommended read by my book cub friends? Try The Light Between Oceans and enjoy the movie after
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