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    17 Books That Should Be On Your Summer Reading List

    Summer reading isn't just for middle school. These fresh reads are perfect companions for the beach -- or under your desk at work.

    1. The Interestings, by Meg Wolitzer

    2. Where’d You Go, Bernadette, by Maria Semple

    3. Class A: Baseball in the Middle of Everywhere, by Lucas Mann

    4. The Flamethrowers, by Rachel Kushner

    5. Tiny Beautiful Things, by Cheryl Strayed

    6. The New Digital Age: Reshaping the Future of People, Nations and Business, by Eric Schmidt and Jared Cohen

    7. Beautiful Ruins, by Jess Walter

    8. Let’s Explore Diabetes with Owls, by David Sedaris

    9. The Soundtrack of My Life, by Clive Davis and Anthony DeCurtis

    10. Gone Girl, by Gillian Flynn

    11. Cooked, by Michael Pollan

    12. In the Body of the World, by Eve Ensler

    13. Top of the Morning: Inside the Cutthroat World of Morning TV, by Brian Stelter

    14. My Brother’s Book, by Maurice Sendak

    15. Mr. Penumbra’s 24–Hour Bookstore, by Robin Sloan

    16. The Big New Yorker Book of Dogs

    17. The Tenth of December, by George Saunders