I never had a set summer reading list. However, that did not stop me from clocking in almost 80 titles one summer. And I still enjoy a plethora of books during the summer months. If you are looking for books to read this summer, or for something to fill in the gaps in your own summer reading list, please come on down to the bookstore for one of these:
If I Stay by Gayle Forman: Mia has it all. She is close to her family, has a great boyfriend and her future is ahead of her. Then, one winter afternoon, Mia watches as her body is placed into the ambulance. Caught someplace between living and death, Mia must look at her life and answer, "Do I go? Or do I stay?" Powerful, emotional and even hopeful. Sequel: Where She Went.
Guardians of Ga'Hoole: The Capture by Kathryn Lasky: In book one, Soren, a young owlet, is pushed out of his nest; his journey takes him to the mysterious St. Aegolius Academy for Orphaned Owls. Here Soren, along with some loyal new friends, learns things are not what they might seem at first. To help not only himself, but the other owls and the family he has left behind, Soren must find the legendary Guardians of Ga’Hoole. (READ MORE)