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It's summer! What are you reading?
Reading suggestions from the NY Times.
Reading suggestions from trusted sources.
The 24 Best Summer 2017 Reads--Elle Magazine
Swimsuit? Check. Sunglasses? Check. Three books, because you couldn't choose just one? Check. From juicy novels about "rich people problems" to frankly human meditations on everything from life to death, ELLE.com's summer books preview will help you narrow it down. Gotta make room for that nicely chilled bottle of rosé somehow.
NPR's regular book page featuring lists, reviews, interviews & more.
NPR's Book Concierge -- 2016
Explore more than 300 titles NPR staff and critics loved in 2016.
Kirkus Review -- 10 Books to wake up your book club
A list of fiction & non fiction designed to shake things up.
Kirkus Review -- 11 new books you didn't know you'd love
In a reading rut? Step outside of your comfort zone and discover something new!
14 Must-read Books for Activists
Taking positive action seems pretty simple (and it can be), but when we embrace activism as an integral part of our lives, we begin to encounter issues such as managing our time well; maintaining a healthy, joyful, and balanced life; choosing the most effective projects; learning to communicate compassionately; and struggling with political, systemic, and social obstacles to change.
Refinery 29 -- 32 memoirs you have to read
The memoirists featured range from acclaimed poets to former slaves to humorists to rock stars. Their stories are engrossing, heartbreaking, unbelievable at times, and often hilarious. They're honest and raw, inviting you to chew on their own highly personal experiences as you meditate on your own. They're just filled with life.
Publishers Weekly Best Summer Books 2017
PW's editors have selected a wide variety of summer books for all tastes.
NY Times -- Janet Maslin's Summer Picks 2017
NY Times' critic Janet Maslin offers her picks for the summer of 2017.
The Guardian-- Books in 2017--a literary calendar
A month-by-month breakdown of 2017's noteworthy titles.
NY Times -- Summer Picks From Authors Who Own Book Stores
Summer reading recommendations from novelists who own book stores.
World Literature Today -- 75 Notable Translations of 2016
WLT offers its fifth annual list of world literature translated into English--read outside the box!
Bill Gates' Summer 2017 Reading List
The US has a new reader-in-chief. Since president Donald Trump doesn’t read much, philanthropist and Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates is now the natural successor to Barack Obama and Oprah.