You can't go wrong with a compelling story that's light, fun, and fast (but still plenty smart)—especially if you're beach-bound. These easy-reading novels are the perfect antidote if your reading has been heavy lately.
Sundays With Writers: The Good Girl by Mary Kubica
It's here! Now you don't have to worry about taking a dud novel on vacation—or just to the backyard. This compact, user-friendly guide whittles the overwhelming array of readerly options down to the best of the best.