By Nathalie Barclay.

The summer heat is finally coming, and those beach days are almost a reality. Here are a few book recommendations for those long relaxing afternoons on the beach, best paired with a cold drink and a nice tan.

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PURCHASE GRACE HELBIG’S BOOK HERE

From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Grace’s Guide and the host of The Grace Helbig Show on E! comes a beautifully illustrated, tongue-in-cheek book about style that lampoons fashion and beauty guides while offering practical advice in Grace Helbig’s trademark sweet and irreverent voice.

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PURCHASE JOJO MOYES’S HERE

A young woman who has barely been farther afield than her English village finds herself while caring for a wealthy, embittered quadriplegic. The basis for the movie.

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PURCHASEKATE BETTS’S HERE

A charming and insightful memoir about coming of age as a fashion journalist in 1980s Paris, by former Vogue and Harper’s Bazaar editor Kate Betts, the author of Everyday Icon: Michelle Obama and the Power of Style.

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PURCHASE JESSICA KNOLL’S BOOK HERE

With a singular voice and twists you won’t see coming, Luckiest Girl Alive explores the unbearable pressure that so many women feel to “have it all” and introduces a heroine whose sharp edges and cutthroat ambition have been protecting a scandalous truth, and a heart that’s bigger than it first appears.

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PURCHASE GARY CHAPMAN’S BOOK HERE

Looking for that special someone, that mysterious stranger who sweeps you off your feet? Or maybe you’re looking for a way to rekindle that spark. This book, filled with the wisdom of Dr Chapman, along with a Couple’s Personal Profile Assessment, is the perfect beach companion. You’ll get that beach tan and insight into your love life!

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PURCHASE MARIE KONDO’S BOOK HERE

Written by Marie Kondo, this book introduces you to the revolutionary approach to clutter called the KonMari method: painless and easy, it’s just the thing you need to free your mind of stress. No more mess, you’ll keep only those things that bring you joy and make you beach ready!

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PURCHASE PAULA HAWKIN’S BOOK HERE

One of the hottest novels right now, this is just the page turner for a perfect afternoon lounge on the beach. Passionate and thrilling, you’ll lose track of time as you follow Rachel’s exciting and dangerous adventure.

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PURCHASE JJ SMITH”S BOOK HERE

We all know the all-too-familiar summer anxiety: how do I get bikini ready in time for warm summer beach excursions? This is just the cleanse you need to feel good and confident, just in time for summer!

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PURCHASE SABRINA PAIGE”S BOOK HERE

So I know a lot of us might not admit it, but there’s something about reading a hot, steamy romance novel on a hot, steamy day. Well look no further, this is the perfect beach companion!

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PURCHASE GEORGEANNA BRENNAN’S BOOK HERE

Don’t have time to go on a long vacation? This book is just what you need. You’ll get to experience the beauties of the South of France right from the comforts of your local beach!

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PURCHASE TINA FEY’S BOOK HERE

While not a recent release, this is just what you need on a hot summer’s day. You’ll laugh and smile for hours, your beach day carefree and relaxing!

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PURCHASE MICHELLE PHAN’S BOOK HERE

YouTube celebrity Michelle Phan has been helping her fans for years to find just the right look for any occasion: makeup specialist, she shared her makeup tips on clubbing, everyday wear, and even beach looks. Paired with her message of female-empowerment, this book will make you feel beautiful in any situation.

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PURCHASE HARUKI MURAKAMI’S BOOK HERE

Insightful and playful, Murakami’s novel brings together the world of writing and the ever-strenuous activity that is the New York City Marathon. Just the inspiring novel you need to get you into that summer exercise mood!

 

Don’t forget to get your Kindle for all your readings!

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