19 Books To Add To Your Summer Reading List


As a book lover, I have growing stacks of books all over my room.  The best part about reading is when you find friends to trade books with or a book club, especially for the upcoming lazy days of summer.  Here are some books to check out this summer, by genre or type of read you want to indulge in:

A. Inspirational:

1. As Far as My Feet Will Carry Me – Josef M. Bauer

2. Wild – Cheryl Strayed

3. Necessary Errors – Caleb Crain

B. Beach reads:

4. Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? – Mindy Kaling

5. How to be a Hepburn in a Hilton World – Jordan Christy

6. Let’s Explore Diabetes with Owls – David Sedaris

7. Girls in White Dresses – Jennifer Close

C. When you need a cry:

8. The Fault in Our Stars -John Green

9. One Day – David Nicholls

10. And Still I Rise- Maya Angelou

11. Suite Francaise- Irene Nemirovsky

D. Mystery & Historical Fiction:

12. The Devil in the White City- Erik Larson

13. Life After LIfe- Kate Atkinson

14. The Cuckoo’s Calling- Robert Galbraith 

15. S.- J.J. Abrams and Doug Dorst

E. Career:

16. Bossypants- Tina Fey

17. 20 Something, 20 Everything- Christine Hassler

F. Essays and Short Stories:

18. One More Thing – B.J. Novak

19. The Opposite of Loneliness – Marina Keegan