Suggestions for Summer Reading

Ambrose, Stephen. Citizen Soldiers. 940.5421 A/940.54 Amb (also LT and audio)
Beer, Edith Hahn. The Nazi Officer’s Wife. B Beer
Brokaw, Tom. The Greatest Generation. 940.5481 Bro (also LT and audio)
Burke, James Lee. Bitterroot. FIC Burke (also LT and audio)
Cahill, Thomas. How the Irish Saved Civilization. 941.501 C (also audio)
Campbell, Bebe Moore. Singing in the Comeback Choir. FIC Campbell (also audio)
Chandler, Raymond. The Big Sleep. MYS Chandler
Chevalier, Tracy. Girl with a Pearl Earring. FIC Chevalier (also audio)
Clancy, Tom. Rainbow Six. FIC Clancy (also audio)
Colapinto, John. As Nature Made Him: The Boy Who Was Raised as a Girl. 305.9066 C
Connelly, Michael. Angels Flight. FIC Connelly
Conroy, Pat. Beach Music. FIC Conroy (also LT)
Cook, Thomas H. Blood Echoes: The True Story of an Infamous Mass Murder and Its Aftermath. 364.1523 C
Courter, Gay. The Midwife. FIC Courter
The Dalai Lama and Howard C. Cutler. The Art of Happiness: A Handbook for Living. 294.3444 Bst (also LT)
Dawidoff, Nicholas. The Catcher Was a Spy: The Mysterious Life of Moe Berg. B Berg D
Delinsky, Barbara. Coast Road. FIC Delinsky (also LT and audio)
Diamant, Anita. The Red Tent. FIC Diamant (also LT and audio)
Dubner, Stephen J. Turbulent Souls: A Catholic Son’s Return to His Jewish Family.       B Dubner
Ellroy, James. My Dark Places. B Ellroy E
Erdrich, Louise. The Antelope Wife. FIC Erdrich
Evans, Richard Paul. The Locket. FIC Evans (also LT)
Feiler, Bruce. Walking the Bible: A Journey by Land Through the Five Books of Moses. 915.6045 Fei
Feinstein, John. A Good Walk Spoiled: Days and Nights on the PGA Tour. 796.352 F
Friedman, Thomas L. The Lexus and the Olive Tree. 337 Fri (also LT and audio)
Gaffney, Patricia. The Saving Graces. FIC Gaffney
Gary, Romain. King Solomon. FIC Gary
Gerritsen, Tess. Bloodstream. FIC Gerritsen (also audio)
Gibbs, Tony. Shadow Queen. FIC Gibbs
Gold, Glen David. Carter Beats the Devil. FIC Gold
Gould, Stephen. Bully for Brontosaurus: Reflections in Natural History. 508 G
Greeley, Andrew M. White Smoke. FIC Greeley (also LT)
Hajdu, David. Positively 4th Street: The Life and Times of Joan Baez, Bob Dylan, Mimi Baez Farina, and Richard Farina. 782.4216 Haj
Halberstam, David. The Children. 323.1196 H (also audio)
Hambly, Barbara. A Free Man of Color. MYS Hambly
Hammett, Dashiell. The Maltese Falcon. MYS Hammett
Harper, Kenn. Give Me My Father’s Body: The Life of Minik, the New York Eskimo. B Wallace H
Harris, E. Lynn. Abide with Me. FIC Harris
Hawking, Stephen. The Universe in a Nutshell. 530.12 H
Hayden, Torey. The Tiger’s Child. 618.928 H
Heidish, Marcy. The Torching. FIC Heidish
Hillenbrand, Laura. Seabiscuit: An American Legend. 798.4 Hil
Hitchcock, Jane Stanton. Trick of the Eye. FIC Hitchcock
Hooper, Kay. Finding Laura. FIC Hooper (also audio)
Hubbell, Sue. Broadsides from the Other Orders: A Book of Bugs. 595.7 H
Ing, Dean. Loose Cannon. FIC Ing
Karon, Jan. At Home in Mitford. FIC Karon
Karr, Mary. The Liar’s Club: A Memoir. B Karr K
Keegan, John. The First World War. 940.3 K
Keyes, Marion. Rachel’s Holiday. FIC Keyes
Kidd, Chip. The Cheese Monkeys: A Novel in Two Semesters. FIC Kidd
King, Stephen. Dolores Claiborne. FIC King (also audio)
King, Thomas. Truth and Bright Water. FIC King
Kingsolver, Barbara. Animal Dreams. FIC Kingsolver
Knapp, Caroline. Pack of Two. 636.7088 Kna
LaHaye, Tim and Jerry B. Jenkins. Left Behind: A Novel of the Earth’s Last Days. FIC LaHaye (also LT)
Lethem, Jonathan. Motherless Brooklyn. FIC Lethem (also LT and audio)
McBride, James. The Color of Water. B McBride (also LT and audio)
McCammon, Robert. Gone South. FIC McCammon
McCrumb, Sharyn. The Songcatcher. MYS McCrumb
Mattison, Alice. Hilda and Pearl. FIC Mattison
Mayes, Frances. Under the Tuscan Sun: At Home in Italy. B Mayes M (also audio)
Niven, Jennifer. The Ice Master: The Doomed 1913 Voyage of the Karluk. 919.804 Niv
O’Nan, Stewart. The Circus Fire: A True Story. 974.63 Ona
Palwick, Susan. Flying in Place. FIC Palwick
Pearson, Ryne Douglas. Capitol Punishment. FIC Pearson
Peretti, Frank. The Oath. FIC Peretti
Pollan, Michael. Botany of Desire: A Plant’s Eye View of the World. 306.45 Pol
Preston, Douglas, and Lincoln Child. Relic. FIC Preston
Ray, Jeanne. Julie and Romeo. FIC Ray (also LT and audio)
Reichs, Kathy. Deja Dead. FIC Reichs (also LT and audio)
Roberts, Nora. Carnal Innocence. FIC Roberts (also LT and audio)
Robinson, Kim Stanley. Antarctica. FIC Robinson
Rule, Ann. –And Never Let Her Go: Thomas Capano: The Deadly Seducer. 364.1523 Rul
Rutherfurd, Edward. The Forest. FIC Rutherfurd
Sacks, Oliver. An Anthropologist on Mars: Seven Paradoxical Tales. 616.8 S (also audio)
Santangelo, Elena. By Blood Possessed. MYS Santangelo
Saul, John. The Blackstone Chronicles. FIC Saul (also audio)
Shreve, Anita. Resistance. FIC Shreve
Simmons, Dan. Darwin’s Blade. FIC Simmons
Simon, David, and Edward Burns. The Corner: A Year in the Life of an Inner-City Neighborhood. 364.177 S
Smiley, Jane. Horse Heaven. FIC Smiley (also LT and audio)
Sontag, Sherry, and Christopher Drew. Blind Man’s Bluff: The Untold Story of American Submarine Espionage. 359.984 Son
Stanfill, Francesca. Wakefield Hall. FIC Stanfill
Stapinski, Helene. Five-Finger Discount: A Crooked Family History. 364.1092 S
Tales of the American West: The Best of Spur Award Winning Authors. WES Tales
Thomas, Elizabeth Marshall. The Hidden Life of Dogs. 599.7444 T (also audio 599.74 T)
Thurber, James. The Thurber Carnival. 817 Thu
Tolkien, J. R. R. The Lord of the Rings. SF Tolkien (also YA audio)
Tuchman, Barbara. The First Salute: A View of the American Revolution. 973.35 T (also LT)
Vine, Barbara. The Chimney Sweeper’s Boy. FIC Vine (also LT and audio)
Wells, Rebecca. Little Altars Everywhere. FIC Wells (also audio)
White, Bailey. Quite a Year for Plums. FIC White (also audio)
Wilhelm, Kate. No Defense. FIC Wilhelm
Will, George. Men at Work: The Craft of Baseball. 796.3576 W (also LT)
Williams, Donna. Nobody Nowhere: The Extraordinary Autobiography of an Autistic.   B Williams
Willis, Connie. Passage. SF Willis
Wilson, F. Paul. Implant. FIC Wilson
Winchester, Simon. Professor and the Madman: A Tale of Murder, Insanity, and the Making of the Oxford English Dictionary. 423 Win (also LT)
Wodehouse, P. G. Jeeves and the Tie That Binds. FIC Wodehouse
Wright, L. R. A Chill Rain in January. MYS Wright (also LT)
Yarbro, Chelsea Quinn. Charity, Colorado. WES Yarbro