Lounging poolside is the perfect time to dive into an interesting + captivating story! We’ll never say no to drinking a cold soda, soaking up the sun's rays, and reading a good book. Today we’re coming at you with the Kortni Jeane Team’s ultimate summer reading list. Check out these favorite + bucket list reads that will make you feel totally productive on vacation. Plus getting a gold tan while reading is the icing on top!
The Body Keeps the Score - Sean Pratt
Mental Health is making a huge impact on the modern world and we’re here for it. Join our team as they read this novel about veterans, their families, and dealing with the painful aftermath of combat. This summer read shows how trauma can reshape both body and brain as well as the treatments that can offer new hope to lives.
Smart Women Finish Rich - David Bach
Dive into one of the most popular financial books for women ever written! We all face money concerns and talking about finances isn’t always a good time, but this book will help you get started in the right direction. Whether you’re interested in starting investments, managing your money, or working with a financial advisor, this book is the roadmap you’ve been looking for.
A Court of Thorns and Roses - Sarah J. Maas
If you grew up on Twilight, we’re sure you’ve heard of the ACOTAR hype! Join some of our team as they dive into this action-packed romance in a fantasy world. We’ve heard it can get a little spicy so definitely use caution if reading or listening to it around your kids! This series has flooded our social circles and we’re ready to find out why!
It Ends with Us - Colleen Hoover
Another trend sweeping our social circles is this brave and heartbreaking read. The story follows Lily and Ryle, who start a new relationship together despite one’s “no dating” rule. This novel is said to be honest, evocative, and tender so it may be what you’re looking for when it comes to summer reads.
Never Finished - David Goggins
Get ready to fill your ear holes with a wake-up call! Join our team this summer as we go inside Goggins Mental Lab to find unending greatness inside all of us. If you’re feeling off-course in life and are looking to maximize your potential, this is the summer read for you!
Tomorrow, and Tomorrow, and Tomorrow - Gabrielle Zevin
Dive into this exhilarating novel the next time you’re chilling poolside. It’s about two friends that are often in love but never truly together as they navigate the world of video game design. Get ready to examine the multifarious nature of identity, games as an art form, and the human need to connect: to be loved and to love.
Happy Place - Emily Henry
Last but certainly not least of our poolside reads is Happy Place. Follow the story of a couple who broke up months ago but still pretend to be together for their annual weeklong vacation with their best friends. Will they soak up the salty coastal air with the people who understand them most? You’ll have to read and see!
Talk about great beach + poolside reads that will keep the pages turning! From drama to memoirs, our team has the ultimate book lineup to keep you busy all summer long! Which books are on your list this year? Comment below with your recommendations. Don’t hesitate to read one of these titles! Beach + poolside reads are the greatest of escapes!
Kortni + Team