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The Perfect Books For Your Summer Vacay

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    Is there anything better than a day in the sand or by the pool with a good book? We sure don't think so. And as summer winds its way to a close, we fully intend to spend plenty of time waterside working through our reading list. (And reapplying SPF in dermatologist-recommended intervals, of course. Sunscreen is officially one of our closest BFFs.)

    So, what makes a perfect summer read? A good book is in the eye of the beholder, but we like a little bit of a mix: intrigue, romance, generational dramas, all manner of coming-of-age hilarity, and of course, a moving memoir or two. We've pulled together a list of titles that definitely deserve a spot in your tote bag, next to your towel and a chic straw hat. Happy reading, beach bums! See you at book club.



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  3. Photo: Penguin Random House.

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  5. Photo: Atria/Emily Bestler Books.

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  6. Photo: Little, Brown and Company.

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