5 Addicting Books to Add to Your Summer Reading List

Posted on June 05, 2018

Summer is the perfect time to catch up on all those books you’ve been hearing about but haven't found the time to read yet. Whether you’ll be lounging at the pool, hammocking in your backyard or traveling, curl up with one (or all) of these books this summer!


1. A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman
This heartfelt story will make you go through a whirlwind of emotions. . The grumpy old man in the neighborhood just might change his tune once a young family moves in next door. Grab some tissues – you don't want to miss your chance at meeting the man called Ove.


2. Tuesdays with Morrie by Mitch Albom
The raw and valuable lessons learned in this true story will stay with you longer than you can imagine. The New York Times Bestseller challenges you to explore the true meaning of life and the power of love, forgiveness, and compassion. If you haven’t read this book, do it. If you have read this book, read it again.


3. The Sun Is Also a Star by Nicola Yoon
You'll get lost in this beautifully crafted love story. Fate or not, two people are unexpectedly brought together for a reason that you just have to read about. This easy read is perfectly balanced with feel-good moments and heart-wrenching ones.


4. The Night the Lights Went Out by Karen White
A woman with a colorful past is looking to start over with a move to a new town but gets caught up in her new town's secrets. The Night the Lights Went Out will have you reading as fast as possible to find out the ending – so turn on your lights and start reading this addicting novel.


5. Beautiful Disaster by Jamie McGuire
A heart-wrenching and enthralling love story about a bad boy who is dangerously drawn to the good girl on campus that wants nothing to do with him - at first. WARNING: once you pick this book up, you won't be able want to put it down. Luckily, there are other fantastic books in this series to keep you entertained all summer long.

Review sources: Lauren Conrad and Goodreads

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