Going away for vacation or planning a staycation right in your backyard? These summer reading lists might provide the inspiration you need to read, and get away with a little intellectual stimulation.
- Essence’s 2016 Summer Reading List has a number of wonderful gems, including Kimberla Lawson Roby’s A Sinful Calling: A Reverend Curtis Black Novel
- The Root has a dedicated summer reading list for young adults, but many of the books listed are good for all adults. Share the list with the young people in your life too.
- Interested in Latin culture and Latino authors? This list provided by NBC News could be right up your alley.
- Got money, business, and investments on your mind? Well, J. P. Morgan Bank has a list for their wealthy clientele that you can access online.
- CBC (Canadian Broadcasting Company) has a summer reading list that contains a number of bestselling books in the U.S.A.
BONUS READING LIST
I would be remiss if I didn’t include the 2016 releases from my fellow Brown Girls Publishing.
- Man of My Schemes – Leslie Sherrod http://www.lesliejsherrod.com
- Sister Surrogate – LaChelle Weaver http://www.lachelleweaverwrites.com
- Anthology – Single Mama Dating Drama (multiple authors)
And if none of the above suffices, then visit Goodreads.com for a search through the countless reader lists on their site. https://www.goodreads.com/list/tag/summer
What are you planning to read? Let us know in the comment section.