Bookstr’s Three to Read This Week 8/23/19

Bookstr’s Three to Read This Week 8/23/19

Recommendations

Just because summer is coming to a close in just a few weeks doesn’t mean that you still can’t use the magic of a book to escape the confines of reality. We all know how powerful books can be; it’s simply amazing that we can be so easily immersed in countless different universes. You may not be able to afford that ticket to Italy you wanted all these years, but you can go to your room, shut your door and turn off your phone, and take a trip into a world which can light your imagination on fire. Want to …

The Other Books You Need to Read This Summer

The Other Books You Need to Read This Summer

Book Culture

By now, we have seen a plethora of Summer reading lists, including my own right here on Bookstr.  As I have perused the round-ups of print and larger publications, I am struck once again how the same books are recommended or mentioned on Today and Good Morning America. Trust me, I could not be happier to see such amazing female writers soaring to the top of the charts. The Female Author Dream Team this Summer is clearly: Jennifer Weiner, Jane Green, Elin Hilderbrand, Mary Kay Andrews, Dorothea Benton Frank, Beatriz Williams, Elizabeth Gilbert, Mary Beth Keane, Sarah Blake, Martha Hall …