Here are five book suggestions to add to your summer reading list:
Steve Jobs by Walter Isaacson:
Based on more than 40 interviews with Jobs conducted over two years—as well as interviews with more than 100 family members, friends, adversaries, competitors and colleagues—Isaacson has written a riveting story of the roller-coaster life and searingly intense personality of a creative entrepreneur whose passion for perfection and ferocious drive revolutionized six industries: personal computers, animated movies, music, phones, tablet computing and digital publishing.
Calico Joe by John Grisham:
A surprising and moving novel of fathers and sons, forgiveness and redemption, set in the world of Major League Baseball.
Explosive Eighteen by Janet Evanovich:
Bounty hunter Stephanie Plum’s life is set to blow sky high when international murder hits dangerously close to home.
The Lion by Nelson DeMille:
John Corey, former NYPD homicide detective and now a special agent for the Anti-Terrorist Task Force, is back. Unfortunately for Corey, so is Asad Khalil, the notorious Libyan terrorist otherwise known as "The Lion."
The Paris Wife by Paula McLain:
Brilliantly capturing the voice and heart of Hadley Hemingway as she struggles with her roles as a woman—wife, lover, muse, friend and mother—and tries to find her place in the intoxicating and tumultuous world of Paris in the '20s.
Barefoot Contessa, how easy is that? by Ina Garten:
Quick and easy solutions for your summer entertaining!
These titles are all part of the library's collection. The facility is open Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
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