Sun, Sand, and Stories

Check out our top reads for your book bag this summer.

Is your reading list ready to hit the road? So are we! Whether you're lounging on a sandy shore or enjoying the poolside breeze, a good book is an essential to any vacation. Take a look at what we’re packing for our next summer vacay below!

Happy Place

Emily Henry is no stranger to our bookshelf. Happy Place follows up her hits Beach Read, Book Lovers and People We Meet On Vacation. Very on brand, we know. Following a couple who broke up months ago, but still pretends to be together for their annual week-long vacation with their besties, this read is the perfect companion to your beach towel.

Hello Beautiful

Approved by both Obama and Oprah for summer 2023 readings, you shouldn’t need much more convincing. The story surrounds four sisters contending with life and loss, love, death and forgiveness, and finding different ways to cope with hardship. Spoiler alert: tears will be shed.

One Italian Summer

This one goes out to everyone who’s vicariously living through your friends' European extravaganza Instagram stories. Transport yourself to the Amalfi Coast through Rebecca Serle’s One Italian Summer which follows 30-year-old Katy who travels to Italy in the wake of her mothers death.

My Murder

A new mother gets a second chance at life after being murdered by a serial killer and cloned by the government, including the opportunity to solve her own murder. Does that not sound crazy? Masterfully weaving suspense and mystery this My Murder is the perfect escapism for a day on the beach. 

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