It is that time of year when the kids (and me) are counting the days until Spring Break for some relaxation and fun under the sun!!  And now that my daughters are teenagers we get to relax and do some reading on the beach.. Whether you like your reads to be light and happy, dark and steamy, or informative we have a book pick for you.  Would love to hear your thoughts on our picks! We love hearing from our loyal readers 🙂 (Check the link in bio for our list on our favorite reads!) [xxx]

 

The Young Wives Club: A Novel

With characters with the surnames::  Thibodeaux, Landry and Blanchette I knew this was a beach read for me!  I felt right at home back in Louisana with these colorful characters.  

Darling, I’m Going to Charlie: A Memoir

Written by the widow of Georges Wolinski, the late cartoonist killed in the 2015 terrorist attack on the offices of French magazine Charlie Hebdo, this memoir recalls a 47-year romance while simultaneously exploring the sociopolitical issues of security and cross-cultural misunderstanding plaguing the Western world today. Not a light read but will definitely make you take a moment to reflect on the world we live in today.

Flâneuse: Women Walk the City in Paris, New York, Tokyo, Venice, and London

Lauren Elkin using the streets around the world to revive the 20th-century figure of the flaneuse: the female version of the flaneur.  She followers  famous women from throughout history, including Virginia Woolf, Martha Gellhorn, George Sand and Patti Smith.

The Drifter: A Novel

By Christine Lennon

Elizabeth and her two closest friends, Caroline and Ginny, are having the time of their lives in college—binge watching Oprah, flirting for freebies from Taco Bell, and breaking hearts along the way. But without warning, their world is suddenly shattered when a series of horrific acts of violence ravage the campus, changing their lives forever.

 

You Are a Badass: How to Stop Doubting Your Greatness and Start Living an Awesome Life

Show the world how badass you truly are!!!