Summer is the perfect time to catch up on your reading, and this year you're in luck with plenty of great books coming out. Whether you spend a weekend afternoon reading on your patio or a whole vacation reading on the beach, it's definitely time to pick up or download a few new books! Here are some of our favorites.
Into The Water by Paula Hawkins
Loved The Girl On The Train? Then you'll want to pick this new psychological thriller by the same author and escape into suspense for a few hours this summer.
Perfect for anyone who loved the original and loves playing guessing games as to where to a story will lead. Buy it now on Amazon.
The Girl Who Knew Too Much by Amanda Quick
Another summertime thriller, this murder mystery features a young reporter who discovers a dead body in the pool at a vacation spot popular with a Hollywood crowd, and quickly finds herself on the wrong side of a scandal.
Perfect for anyone who loves a good whodunit with a side of glamour. Buy it now on Amazon.
House Of Names by Colm Tóibín
A modern retelling of the Greek classic Clytemnestra, this book is imaginative and way more compelling than the time you had to read the original in lit class.
Perfect for anyone who wants to add a little educational oomph to their beach reads. Buy it now on Amazon.
Flame In The Mist by by Renée Ahdieh
Am epic tale about the alchemist daughter of a prominent samurai who dresses as a boy to escape an arranged marriage and infiltrates a clan of thieves and bandits, this will keep you turning the pages until past your bedtime.
Perfect for anyone who's questioning their destiny and loves epic tales. Think Mulan crossed with Game Of Thrones. Buy it now on Amazon.
Dragon Teeth by Michael Crichton
Michael Crichton combines paleontology, the Wild West, and espionage in the way that only he can do it.
Perfect for anyone who loved Jurassic Park but thought it needed some real life cowboys. Buy it now on Amazon.
How Not To Fall by Emily Foster
This is a steamy summer romance that starts as a classic tale of summer love. The twist is that it's written by an actual sex expert (the author has a PhD!) so it's surprisingly realistic as well as well-written and sweet.
Perfect for anyone who likes their romance to be somewhat believable. Buy it now on Amazon.
Norse Mythology by Neil Gaiman
The latest from the beloved author delves into classic Nordic lore in this collection of tales.
Perfect for anyone who loves mythic legends and fantastical historical elements. Buy it now on Amazon.
All The Lives I Want by Alana Massey
A collection of essays by a uniquely dialed-in pop culture journalist and tell-all writer extraordinaire.
Perfect for anyone who seriously has an opinion on the Taylor Swift-Katy Perry feud, and/or came of age in the 90s. Buy it now on Amazon.