Summertime is almost here! Which means there is lots of time to bury your head in a good read while your toes are in the sand on the beach. We’ve rounded up the best books we’ve read recently (so good we couldn’t put the books down!) and even included a few others we’ve had recommendations for!
Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty – This book covers a variety of today’s hot button topics with parenting and spousal abuse. When the school’s parents’ trivia night ends in bloodshed, the drama unfolds as the author keeps shifting your expectations of who the victim is.
The Girl Before by JP Delaney – Written from the perceptive of before and now; you’ll see how the stories intertwine into one thrilling drama, centered around a mysterious house.
Find Your Extraordinary by Jessica Herrin – Dream big, live happier and achieve success on your own terms sums up this book very well. It’s not necessarily a book about business but rather a way to live a happier life by taking control of it.
Shark Tales by Barbara Corcoran – The inspiring story of Barbara Corcoran, a real estate mogul and her best advice for anyone starting a business. The first half of this book details her start to building a real estate empire. The second half details her wisdom into her venture capitalist investments.
The Woman in Cabin 10 by Ruth Ware – a murder mystery on a maiden voyage private luxury cruise ship. The setting places all of the cabin members as suspects in this whodunit mystery at sea, an enthralling story reminiscent of Agatha Christie’s writing.
The Husband’s Secret by Liane Moriarty – We’ve heard this book is fabulous and is on our summer read list! Liane Moriarty also wrote Big Little Lies.
The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins – This is a nail-biting psychological thriller which will forever change the way you look at other people’s lives. The movie is just as good!
Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn – Another edge of your seat, can’t put the book down, great read (and excellent movie, too!). It’s a devilish thriller about a husband who comes under suspicion after his wife vanishes. The twists and turns and narration of both characters puts this book at the top of our list!
All by Myself, Alone by Mary Higgins Clark – Written by the “Queen of Suspense”, this author is one of my favorites! Her new novel is currently number 1 on the New York Times Bestselling List. This book is definitely on my must read summer book list!