Readers Advisor

Readers Advisor

I’m Mary K.–librarian, mom, blogger, reader. I believe there’s no such thing as too many books–if you do, too, you’re in the right place! Browse this page for great finds from across our collection. What will you read next?

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Midsummer Reading Print Email

Remember the onslaught of "best of 2012" booklists that just about every news source publishes at the end of the year, making your list of requested books look like a Thanksgiving feast shopping list and the pile on your nightstand like the Empire State Building?  Here at midsummer, those titles are already starting to stand out from the pack so you can get a jump on your "best of 2012" reading.  The titles below are sure bets to feature prominently on many lists at year's end.  Perfect for a day of reading at the beach!

Jacket cover of Richard Ford's Canada, orange in color, block letters with the title and author name 

 Jacket cover of Adam Johnson's

Jacket cover from James Sallis'  

 Jacket cover from Hilary Mantel's

Jacket cover of David Vann's