Summer Reading

New and noteworthy book suggestions for summer

"Summer: Hair gets lighter. Skin gets darker. Water gets warmer. Drinks get colder. Music gets louder. Nights get longer. Life gets better. " -Unknown
The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane by Lisa See
The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane
by Lisa See
From #1 New York Times bestselling author Lisa See, a moving story about tradition, tea farming, and the enduring connection between mothers and daughters. In their remote mountain village, Li-yan and her family align their ...More
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 The Assistants by
The Assistants
by Camille Perri
The debut novel that J. Courtney Sullivan calls “addictive, hilarious, and smart. It’s “9 to 5 for the student loan generation” and Publishers Weekly describes as “if the characters from HBO’s Girls were capable...More
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Before We Were Yours by Lisa Wingate
Before We Were Yours
by Lisa Wingate
Memphis, 1939. Twelve-year-old Rill Foss and her four younger siblings live a magical life aboard their family’s Mississippi River shantyboat. But when their father must rush their mother to the hospital one stormy night...More
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Not A sound by Heather Gundenkauf
Not A Sound
by Heather Gudenkauf
A shocking discovery and chilling secrets converge in this latest novel from New York Times bestselling author Heather Gudenkauf. When a tragic accident leaves nurse Amelia Winn deaf, she spirals ...More
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I Found You by Lisa Jewell
I Found You
by Lisa Jewell
In the windswept British seaside town of Ridinghouse Bay, single mom Alice Lake finds a man sitting on a beach outside her house. He has no name, no jacket, and no idea how he got there. Against her better judgment ...More
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The Stars Are Fire by Anita Shreve
The Stars Are Fire
by Anita Shreve
In October 1947, after a summer long drought, fires break out all along the Maine coast from Bar Harbor to Kittery and are soon racing out of control from town to village. Five months pregnant, Grace Holland ...More
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The Identicals by Elin Hilderbrand
The Identicals
by Elin Hilderbrand
Identical twin sisters who couldn't look more alike...or live more differently. Harper Frost is laid-back, easygoing. She doesn't care what anyone thinks of her. She likes a beer and a shot and wouldn't be caught dead wearing anything fashionable...More
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The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo by Taylor Jenkins Reid
The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo
by Taylor Jenkins Reid
Aging and reclusive Hollywood movie icon Evelyn Hugo is finally ready to tell the truth about her glamorous and scandalous life. When she chooses unknown...More
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Ginny Moon
Ginny Moon
by Benjamin Ludwig
Told in an extraordinary and wholly unique voice that will candidly take you into the mind of a curious and deeply human character. For the first time in her life, Ginny Moon has found her “forever home”-a place where ....More
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Rich People Problems by Kevin Kwan
Rich People Problems
by Kevin Kwan
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERWhen Nicholas Young hears that his grandmother, Su Yi, is on her deathbed, he rushes to be by her bedside—but he’s not alone. The entire Shang-Young clan has convened from ....More
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The Fall of Lisa Bellow by Susan Perabo
The Fall of Lisa Bellow
by Susan Bellow
The breakout novel from the critically acclaimed author of the short story collections Who I Was Supposed to Be and Why They Run the Way They Do—when a middle school girl is abducted in broad daylight....More
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