30 Summer Beach Reads You Won't Be Able to Put Down
When the days grow longer and the weather grows warmer, there's one word that encapsulates the sentiment of the oh-so-beloved season of summer: relaxation. And while there are a slew of summer activities and summer drink recipes that would no doubt help you relax, there's nothing like cracking open a new book that is so good, you can't put it down until the last page. The sound of gentle waves hitting the sand is the perfect soundtrack to accompany any summer beach read, of course — but no matter where you are, you can escape into one of the best beach reads for summer 2022.
Finding a great summer book can be overwhelming as there are so many best-selling fiction and non-fiction releases on the literary market. But whether you're a fan of mysterious thrillers, YA books, romantic novels, hilarious memoirs, or thought-provoking essay collections, there is something on this list that is sure to please any book lover. Not to mention, every book here would make a great addition to your book club's reading list or your own personal summer TBR list. Whether you're planning a family day trip to the nearest beach or you're heading off on vacation to a tropical destination, make sure to pack one (or a few!) of these beach read books.
Relax on the beach with one of these perfect summer beach reads. These beach books will make you laugh, cry and everything in between.