This Summer’s Reading: My Five Favorite Books

After Time posted an article listing former President Obama’s favorite books of this summer I was inspired to do the same. However, since I read a number of excellent books over the course of this summer keeping my list to just five was easier said than done. But after much deliberation I was able to narrow it down to five. Eventually, I’ll post longer reviews for each of the below mentioned books but until then, here’s my five favorites from this summer.

 

 

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11 thoughts on “This Summer’s Reading: My Five Favorite Books

  1. All of these sound so great! I’ve got a copy of Midnight in Peking I’ve been meaning to get to, and may need to add In the Enemy’s House and The Book Smugglers to my list. I love the topics. Great post!

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  2. Well that is very timely about the movie of the Eichmann hunt book! Now you can watch it and feel superior because you already know what’s going to happen — all that AND you can enjoy Oscar Isaac’s charm and good looks at the same time. The best of all possible worlds!

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