July 2013

Reading Recommendations · Beach Books

Beat the heat with one of these cool beach reads from our collection!

Books for Kids: Easy Books

Cover of At the Beach

At the Beach

Alexa Andrews

A Vacation for Pooch

Maryann Cocca-Leffler

Pete at the Beach

James Dean

Poppy the Pirate Dog

Liz Kessler

Beach Feet

Kiyomi Konagaya

Monkey Ono

J.C. Phillipps
Cover of Penguin on Vacation

Penguin on Vacation

Salina Yoon

Books for Kids: Juvenile Fiction

Going Overboard!

Nancy Krulik

Listening for Lucca

MSuzanne LaFleur

The Hidden Summer

Gin Phillips

Books for Kids: Nonfiction

Ocean Counting

Janet Lawler

Going to a Beach

Rebecca Rissman

Adult Fiction: Mystery & Suspense

Tuesday’s Gone

Nicci French

The Shadow Tracer

Meg Gardiner
Cover of Ghostman


Roger Hobbs

Red Sparrow

Jason Matthews


Seth Patrick

Always Watching

Chevy Stevens

Adult Fiction: Romance & Chick Lit

Cover of Ladies’ Night

Ladies’ Night

Mary Kay Andrews

A Perfect Proposal

Katie Fforde

Stargazey Point

Shelley Noble
Cover of The Lady Most Willing:  A Novel in Three Parts

The Lady Most Willing: A Novel in Three Parts

Julia Quinn, Eloisa James and Connie Brockway

Adult Fiction: Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror

Dreams and Shadows

C. Robert Cargill

The Twelve

Justin Cronin


Joe Hill

The Arrivals

Melissa Marr

Something Red

Douglas Nicholas

Red Moon

Benjamin Percy
Need more suggestions? Contact your local library and a reference librarian will be happy to assist you.