Summer reads are always intriguing and alluring, beckoning us with visions of cool shade, cold, refreshing drinks, and stories (both true and made-up) that let us peek into other lives. Here’s our own list of summer reads, as well as a bonus – the Boston Globe’s summer reading list. Grab a chair, a drink, and a book – you’re set for another month of summer! Continue reading Staff Picks for August – Still Summer; Still Reading!
“One of the true readerly delights of summer is heading to the beach (or the back porch)” [or the mountains] “with a book you’re dying to dig into. Whether it’s a traditionally ‘summery’ novel, a new twist on a classic or an inventive take on summer in the city, the bookish possibilities are endless …” Read and enjoy these Shelf Awareness picks. Continue reading Summer Reading: Beach (or Mountain) Grab Bag