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Suggested Summer Reading


by Melissa Chaiken | Books Editor


BookCoversSalt to the Sea by Ruta Sepetys

The Sword of Summer by Rick Riordan

Pax by Sara Pennypacker

Jacky Ha-Ha by James Patterson

Booked by Kwame Alexander

Theodore Boone:  The Scandal by John Grisham

Anna and the Swallow Man by Gavriel Savit



The Serpent King by Jeff Zentner

Seven Ways We Lie by Riley Redgate

Wink Poppy Midnight by April Genevieve

Highly Illogical Behavior by John Corey Whaley

Complicit by Stephanie Kuehn

The Outliers by Kimberly McCreight

The Fever Code (Maze Runner Series #5) by James Dashner



The Nest by Cynthia D’Aprix

Fool Me Once by Harlan Coben

Most Wanted by Lisa Scottoline

Eligible: A Modern Retelling of Pride and Prejudice by Curtis Sittenfeld

The Summer Before the War by Helen Simonson

First Comes Love by Emily Giffin (release date June 28)

Truly Madly Guilty by Liane Moriarty (release date July 26)



Me Before You by JoJo Moyes

(release date June 3)

The BFG by Roald Dahl

Starring Bill Hader and directed by Steven Spielberg (release date July 1)

The Light Between the Oceans

by M.L. Stedman

Starring Michael Fassbender and Alicia Vikander  (release date September 2)

The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins

Starring Emily Blunt (release date October 7)

A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness

Starring Liam Neeson (release date October 14)

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

by J.K. Rowling as Newt Scamander

Starring Eddie Redmayne (release date November 18)

Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs

Directed by Tim Burton

(release date December 25)

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