Summer Reading Recommendations

Summer is synonymous with the pool or the beach, and I know several people enjoy reading a good book while they’re relaxing in the sun! Here are some book recommendations for summer. Happy Reading!

Where the Crawdads Sing” by Delia Owens – A captivating novel about a young woman named Kya, who grows up in the marshes of North Carolina and becomes entangled in a murder investigation.

The Silent Patient” by Alex Michaelides – A gripping psychological thriller about a famous artist who stops speaking after a brutal crime and the psychotherapist determined to uncover the truth.

Educated” by Tara Westover – A memoir detailing the author’s journey from a remote mountain region in Idaho, where she grew up with no formal education, to earning a Ph.D. from Cambridge University.

Normal People” by Sally Rooney – A compelling novel that follows the complex relationship between two Irish teenagers as they navigate their way through love, friendship, and the challenges of adulthood.

The Testaments” by Margaret Atwood – A highly anticipated sequel to “The Handmaid’s Tale,” set 15 years later and providing a glimpse into the lives of three women in the oppressive regime of Gilead.

The Nightingale” by Kristin Hannah – Set during World War II, this powerful historical fiction novel tells the story of two sisters in Nazi-occupied France and their struggle for survival and resistance.