Books for summer reading: Southern fiction, a few mystery novels, and historical fiction.
|The Hurricane Sisters|
The Hurricane Sisters by Dorothea Benton Frank takes us deep in the heart of the magical Carolina Lowcountry--a sultry land of ancient magic, glorious sunsets, and soothing coastal breezes, where three generations of strong women wrestle with the expectations of family while struggling to understand their complicated relationships with each other.(goodreads)
and an audio win from Soho Press:
The Blood of An Englishman by James McClure, a mystery set in South Africa.
I am currently reading a library book:
Fleur de Lies by Maddy Hunter has travel agency owner Emily Andrew-Miceli taking her band of tech-savvy seniors to France, cruising down the Seine River. But once a guest is found dead along Normandy's famed Alabaster coast, Emily bids adieu to the hopes of a fatality-free trip. (goodreads)
For a book tour by the publisher, I'm also reading
The Beautiful American by Jeanne Mackin: From Paris in the 1920s to London after the Blitz, two women find that a secret from their past reverberates through years of joy and sorrow. (goodreads)
What books are on your summer reading list?