One of the great joys of reading is the pleasure of constantly learning and experiencing new people, concepts and cultures. You can combine the immediacy and comfort of your own couch with not only the wonders and curiosities of the world but also the ways our different approaches and perspectives illuminate our common concerns,
Summer reads don’t have to be light and breezy. Reading an engrossing, transporting novel that tackles serious and difficult topics can also be a rewarding way to enjoy summer days when schedules are looser and minds may be less cluttered.
When planning a summer reading list, it is often a challenge to pick titles that can compete with the gorgeous weather outside. Be it on the beach or your own backyard,