Summer Porch Reading

Ah, summer! Time for a cool drink, a comfortable chair in the shade, and a satisfying story of love, family, and friendship set in a beautiful place. All of these titles are located in the Adult Fiction section of the Library unless otherwise noted.


Adler, Elizabeth. Summer in Tuscany. 2002.
     Also available: Large Type, CD

Andrews, Mary Kay. Summer Rental. 2011. (Adult Chick Lit AND).
     Also available: Large Type, CD

Baldacci, David. One Summer. 2011.
     Also available: Large Type, CD

Barnett, Jill. The Days of Summer. 2006. (Adult Romance BAR).
     Also available: Large Type

Blume, Judy. Summer Sisters. 1998.

Brashares, Ann. The Last Summer (of You and Me). 2007.
     Also available: CD

Cook, Claire. Summer Blowout. 2008.
     Also available: Large Type, CD

Delinsky, Barbara. The Summer I Dared. 2004.
     Also available: Large Type

Goudge, Eileen. One Last Dance. 1999.

Groh, Brian. Summer People. 2007.

Hannah, Kristin. Summer Island. 2001.
     Also available: Large Type, eBook

Hilderbrand, Elin. Castaways. 2009.
     Also available: Large Type, CD, eBook

Holton, Cathy. Summer in the South. 2011.
     Also available: eAudiobook

Krentz, Jayne Ann. Eclipse Bay. 2000. (Adult Romance KRE).
     Also available: Large Type, CD

Lowell, Elizabeth. Amber Beach. 1997. (Adult Romance LOW).

Lurie, Alison. The Last Resort. 1998.
     Also available: Large Type

Macomber, Debbie. Susannah’s Garden. 2006. (Adult Romance MAC).
     Also available: Large Type, eBook

Monroe, Mary Alice. Swimming Lessons. 2007.

Rice, Luanne. Summer Light. 2001.

Siddons, Anne Rivers. Off Season. 2008.
     Also available: Large Type, CD, eBook

Thayer, Nancy. Summer Breeze. 2012.
     Also available: Large Type, CD, eBook

Wall, Judith Henry. The Girlfriends Club. 2002.

Wiggs, Susan. Summer at Willow Lake. 2006. (Adult Romance WIG).
     Also available: Large Type, eAudiobook

Willett, Marcia. A Summer in the Country. 2002.

Wolitzer, Hilma. Summer Reading. 2007.
     Also available: Large Type, CD