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16 Summer Reads for the Pool

Pools aren’t just for swimming. Sometimes, they are the perfect escape from your hectic life. Do you really need an excuse to have some “me time?” Never! So grab your favorite summer read and get lost in a book while lying poolside. To get your perfect pool day started, we gathered our top picks for your summertime reading.

The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins

The Girl on the Train

For fans of Gone Girl, a psychological thriller set in London. Buy Now


Grey by E.L. James


A companion novel to 50 Shades of Grey told from Christian’s point of view. Buy Now


Truth or Die by James Patterson & Howard Roughan

Truth or Die

Another thriller from New York Times bestselling author,
an attorney must find out the truth behind his girlfriend’s murder. Buy Now


The Melody Lingers On by Mary Higgins Clark

The Melody Lingers

Famed mystery author Mary Higgins Clark's newest story
delves into the disappearance of a notorious millionaire. Buy Now


Go Set a Watchman by Harper Lee

Go Set a Watchman

Long awaited novel from To Kill a Mockingbird author, Harper Lee. Buy Now


Paper Towns by John Green

Paper Towns

Beloved young adult author John Green's latest novel, Paper Towns, is coming alive on the big screen summer 2015. When Margo goes missing, Quentin and his friends go on the journey of a lifetime to find out where she went. Buy Now


Me Before You by JoJo Moyes

Me Before You

A girl in a small town forms an unlikely bond with a recently-paralyzed man
she's taking care of. Me Before You is currently in production
and will be coming to theatres next summer. Buy Now


Summer Sisters by Judy Blume

Summer Sisters

The tale of two best friends who met in the summer of 1977.
Through their ups and downs will they still be there for each other years later? Buy Now


The Astronaut’s Wives Club by Lily Koppel 

The Astronaut Wives Club

The Astronaut’s Wives Club tells the story of the women
who stood beside some of the biggest heroes in American History.  
Now one of the hottest TV shows for summer 2015 on ABC! Buy Now


Temple by Matthew Reilly


Reilly’s fast-paced action adventure takes you to the jungles of Peru with Professor William Race while he tries to locate the precious idol. Buy Now


Ashes in the Wind by Kathleen Woodiwiss

Ashes in the Wind

For fans of Historical romances, Ashes in the Wind tells the love story
of Alaina and Cole set during the Civil war. Buy Now


Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen

Pride and Prejudice

One of the most popular novels of all time! Spend your summer immersed in the tale
of Mr. Darcy and Elizabeth Bennet's courtship. Buy Now


Altered Carbon by Richard K. Morgan 

Altered Carbon

In this acclaimed sci-fi novel set over 500 years in the future, human personalities can be digitally stored and then downloaded into new bodies. Buy Now


Royal Wedding by Meg Cabot

Royal Wedding

From the #1 New York Times Bestselling author of the Princess Diaries series comes the first adult novel about Princess Mia and her Prince planning their fairy tale wedding. Buy Now


What Alice Forgot by Liane Moriarty

What Alice Forgot

Alice Love is twenty-nine, crazy about her husband and pregnant with her first child. Waking up at the hospital, she realized that nearly a decade has passed and everything has changed. Will Alice learn that forgetting is a blessing or a curse? Buy Now


Luckiest Girl Alive by Jessica Knoll

Luckiest Girl Alive

Successful magazine writer Ani’s life is shaken
when a movie revealing secrets from her past is released. Buy Now


What are you reading this summer? Share with us your top poolside reads by commenting below or using #ForeverPoolTime.




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