Suzy's Summer Reads
Wednesday, June 03, 2009
Suzy's loyal readers are sharing their summer summer reading lists. It's a terrific selection of best-sellers, classics, book club favorites and little known gems.
The Elegance of the Hedgehog by Muriel Barbray
Testimony by Anita Shreve
A Fraction of the Whole by Steven Toltz
Olive Kitteridge by Elizabeth Strout
The Late, Lamented Molly Marx by Sally Koslow
An American Wife by Curtis Sittenfeld
"fantastic book - read it for my book club and all of us couldn't put it down. Great read, especially as it's "loosely" based on Laura Bush"
The Shack William P. Young
The Girls from Ames by Jeffrey Zaslow.
"It is a wonderful true story about a group of women who met as young girls and remain friends to this day. It is a testament to the power of enduring female friendships. Loved it, could not put it down!"
The Balanced Mom: Raising Your Kids Without Losing Your Self by Bria Simpson
Geography of Bliss by Eric Weiner
Sarah's Key by Tatiana de Rosnay
Loving Frank by Nancy Horan
Beneath a Marble Sky by John Shors
Marjorie Morningstar by Herman Wouk
The Bonfire of the Vanities by Tom Wolfe
People of the Book by Geraldine Brooks
Mistral's Daughter by Judith Krantz
Lord of the Flies by William Golding