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Summer Reading List

Whether you’re on the beach or in The Dwelling at The Maxwell, summertime is the perfect time to start a new book.  We’ve rounded up some of our favorites that we recommend you dive right into this weekend.  

The Vacationers by Emma Straub: A story about the tricky dynamics among friends a family.  This light-hearted read is perfect for a sunny day on the beach.

The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho: Follow the journey of main character, Santiago, as he discovers the power listening to your own heart and the importance of following your dreams- An uplifting, spiritual read.

Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking by Susan Cain:  A book filled with research and facts, and interesting stories of real people, Susan Cain opens your eyes to how much our society doesn’t give introverts the credit that they deserve.

The Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics by Daniel James Brown: If you’re looking for a good story about personal achievement to motivate you this summer, this is the one to do it.

Dark Places by Gillian Flynn: If you loved Gillian Flynn’s writing when you read “Gone Girl” last summer, you supposed to love her older work such as “Dark Places” (2010) or even “Sharp Objects” (2007).

Do you have any favorite summertime reads?  We would love to add them to our list!  Contact us with your suggestions here: http://www.maxwellapts.com/contact/