Summer Reading List 2017

I have done a Summer Reading List for years. I look forward to it every year. The only time I haven’t made a list was last year, when I was pregnant with Markus. I just didn’t feel like reading and basically fell asleep every night at 7:30pm.


I start accumulating the books I want to read almost a month in advance. I go through the books I have in a pile next to my bed, the e-books I have on my Kindle, my “to-read” shelf on my Goodreads account and lists of new books and recommendations I find via my favorite bloggers and Instagrammers. This year it’s a huge list, I have 17 books. Usually I have about 12 books but I could not stop adding books to my summer list, there are so many books I want to read. Mind you, I may not get to all of them but I’ll never be without choices of what to read next.

1. I See You by: Claire Mackintosh 

2. The Perfect Stranger by: Megan Miranda

3. I Found You by: Lisa Jewell

4. Beartown by: Frederik Backman

5. The Harem Midwife by: Roberta Rich

6. Into The Water by: Paula Hawkins

7. Big Little Lies by: Liane Moriarty

8. The Little Paris Bookshop by: Nina George

9. Before I Go To Sleep by: S. J. Watson

10. Pancakes In Paris by: Craig Carlson

11. Invincible Summer by: Alice Adams

12. All The Missing Girls by: Megan Miranda

13. Since We Fell by: Dennis Lehane

14. Come Away With Me by:Karma Brown

15. Beautiful Ruins by Jess Walter

16. The Diplomat’s Wife by: Pam Jenoff

17. Beautiful Day by Elin Hilderbrand

So, there’s my list! I will be reading both books and my Kindle. Not all my books are bought. I will also be going to my local library to borrow some books. And Markus will be doing his own Summer Reading as well, which I will share. Happy Reading!! Happy Summer!!

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Words To Live By #17

Sorry for slacking and not having posted some quotes in a bit. Life got busy. I’m needing a lot of positivity, need to toss those negative thoughts aside. I hope these words help and inspire positive thoughts for you.