Ah, summer. A time of cool drinks and good books. Whether you’re looking for books for adults, young adults or children, the folks at Avid Bookshop have you covered. They have assembled a booklist that will delight readers of all ages.
Oh, and if you can’t find the book you want on the shop shelves, the staff will happily order it for you.
1. The Age of Miracles – Karen Thompson Walker
A haunting and unforgettable coming-of-age debut for fans of speculative fiction set against the backdrop of a world where the earth has slowed, and the days grow longer. A breakout debut.
2. John Henry Days – Colson Whitehead
From the author of “The Intuitionist” comes a retelling of the legend of John Henry that sweeps across generations and cultures in a stunning, hilarious, and unsettling portrait of American society.
3. Dandelion Wine – Ray
Article source: http://athens.patch.com/articles/recommended-summer-reading-list