The days are getting longer, the sun is shining, and temperatures are rising – unless you live in foggy San Francisco, like us, in which case temperatures are dropping, the fog is rolling in, and it’s straight-up polar (by California standards). But whether you’re on the beach or snuggled up in bed, the season for indulgent reading is here.
To celebrate, we’ve worked with some of our top publishing partners to bring you a curated list of essential summer reads – all available with your Scribd membership. This list is fantastic: We have Lisa Lutz’s “home run” of a novel, a thriller from Terry Hayes that Janet Maslin called “the most exciting desert read of the season,” as well as as several much-buzzed-about literary debuts and a potential cure for those suffering from Gone Girl withdrawal.
We’ll be highlighting one title each week as part of #FridayReads. Not yet a member? Now’s the perfect time to join.
Without further ado, here are our Summer Reading Essentials: