July is a fantastic month for the readers among us. Beach-worthy temps mean it’s the perfect time to reap the rewards of bringing books outdoors. Imagine cracking the spine of a fresh new title while lying in the sand. Or consider packing a novel for your upcoming weekend getaway. (Aren't summer Fridays ultimate bliss?)
Escaping into a book while soaking up some vitamin D can benefit more than just your mind and body. There’s always the possibility that you might also spy someone else palming an actual bound piece of writing and spark up a conversation (@hotdudesreading
exists for a reason — a handheld screen is really no match when it comes to public displays of bibliophilia).
Wherever your latest reads take you, we’ve got you covered with another installment of what we recommend you read this month. From Southern epics to scintillating mysteries and haunting coming-of-age debuts, we've pulled together 10 incredible titles. Here we go.