5 Perfect Summer Beach Reads

5 Perfect Summer Beach Reads

Madison LaVoy

July 7th 2021


Looking for the perfect books to read this summer while relaxing on the beach? Here are 5 perfect summer beach reads that we think you will love!


1. Beach Read by Emily Henry

“Beach Read” by Emily Henry is the perfect summer beach read, it's even in the name. This book follows a romance writer who no longer believes in love and a literary writer stuck in a rut engaging in a summer-long challenge that may just upend everything they believe about happily ever afters.


2. Malibu Rising by Taylor Jenkins Reid

The newest Taylor Jenkins Reid novel set in1983 follows a Southern California family, a house party and a raging wildfire.


3. People We Meet on Vacation by Emily Henry

Emily Henry, already featured on this list with the book “Beach Read”, has been coined the master of beach read books. Henry continues her legacy with “People We Meet on Vacation”. This book follows two lifelong friends, Alex and Poppy, who resume their once-annual ritual of summering together.


4. The Last Thing He Told Me by Laura Dave

“The Last Thing He Told Me” by Laura Dave follows a woman, her teen step-daughter and a husband who goes missing. This is a must read this summer as it has already been picked up by Reese Witherspoon and her production company for a series on Apple TV+ which is said to be starring Julia Roberts.


5. Seven Days in June by Tia Williams

“Seven Days in June” was made for beach readers! The book, set in the summer and follows two authors as they reconnect after a long-ago, teenage fling.