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6/30/2022: npr Recommends 8 Books to Enjoy at the Beach This Summer

 

8 books to enjoy at the beach this summer. The exact definition of a beachy read depends on who you ask. But hopefully, you'll find something that suits your tastes in our picks below — whether you're in the mood for some light romance, short fiction or a thriller.

Heard on All Things Considered, here.

Books: 
I Kissed Shara Wheeler: A Novel Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781250244451
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Wednesday Books - May 3rd, 2022

The Swimmers: A novel Cover Image
$23.00
ISBN: 9780593321331
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Knopf - February 22nd, 2022

Book Lovers Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780593334836
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Berkley - May 3rd, 2022

All This Could Be Different: A Novel Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593489123
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Viking - August 2nd, 2022

The Old Woman with the Knife Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781335425768
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Hanover Square Press - March 8th, 2022

The Novelist: A Novel Cover Image
$24.00
ISBN: 9781593767136
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Soft Skull - June 14th, 2022

Mouth to Mouth: A Novel Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781982181802
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Avid Reader Press / Simon & Schuster - January 11th, 2022

Present Tense Machine: A Novel Cover Image
By Gunnhild Øyehaug, Kari Dickson (Translated by)
$25.00
ISBN: 9780374237172
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - January 11th, 2022