Best selling summer books 2017
Best Summer Books, - Fiction : Publishers WeeklyWhat to pack along with the aftersun and flipflops? From novels about gay footballers and updated Greek classics to biographies and poetry, our guest critics offer their holiday must-reads. Sun 9 Jul The book has a controlled, hushed quality, like that of a Morandi still life, which only serves to heighten the terror and pity of the tale. Pure bliss. I could not put it down. Mukherjee brings to life the colours and sounds of a place where modern life is constantly crashing against tradition.
10 Best Summer Books to Read on the Beach (2017)
Whether you want a hot new romance, scintillating thriller, or the latest in literary fiction, these books need to be on your summer reading list. Nothing pairs better with summer than a suspense that will keep you guessing especially when it involves a cruise ship. The pulse-inducing unputdownable tale about the disappearance of four children on a family cruise, Do Not Become Alarmed is a powerful suspense that will leave readers asking themselves if family truly keeps us safe. The plot is a literal nightmare for every parent. Family matriarch and Long Harbor star resident Becca Meister Fitzpatrick has the idyllic American life on lock — that is, until she discovers her late husband squandered away their fortune.
When packing a beach bag , space is at a premium—you need a page-turner with characters that win you over instantly and a story that transports you to another world. From the hottest reads to hit the bestseller list to brand new paperbacks easy to tuck into your tote, these are the perfect books to make your summer vacation even sweeter. Nicolette left her hometown years ago, after her best friend Corinne's mysterious disappearance; when Nic returns home to care for her father, another girl goes missing under strangely similar circumstances. Will Nicolette be able to solve both mysteries, or will her return home just reopen old wounds? It's , and Maddie and husband Ellis find themselves on a mission to reclaim their family honor—by moving to Scotland and searching for the Loch Ness monster. This strange setup becomes beautiful and poignant in the hands of author Sara Gruen, author of one of our favorites, Water for Elephants. This thriller about the cracks in the lives of seemingly perfect families is another addictive story from author Liane Moriarty—and Big Little Lies stars Reese Witherspoon and Nicole Kidman are already set to adapt Truly Madly Guilty for the screen as well.
The term "summer beach read" gets thrown around a lot when the weather starts to warm, but the fact is anything can be a beach read, as long as you're reading at the beach or the lake or your porch or your bedroom or wherever it is you read! So let's just say this is a roundup of some great books — both brand-new and that you might have missed when they first came out — to help you escape this summer, whether or not you're on vacation. Curling up with a great book is our definition of the perfect me-time, and there is no shortage of great reads out there. If you want even more options, how about the best inspirational books , some exciting thrillers , fantastic memoirs , fiction or non-fiction to dive into? And if you do end up on the beach, you may want to check out this ingenious beach chair that lets to lie down and read at the same time without the glare of the sun or a crick in your neck. Now that's what we call relaxation!