I gave you a list of good beach books for kids, but what about for Mom? Personally, I LOVE a good book while relaxing on the beach or at the pool. Oh, who am I kidding? I am a reader – always! These 9 books for beach reading are the perfect beach side companion!
We also have a ton of book recommendations for all ages so make certain to check that out as well! It’s always a good idea to pick up a book!
There are a lot of great beach books for kids to check out as well! Why not use this time during the summer months to pick up some great books and read more? These books are meant for moms to sit back and enjoy!
What are “beach reads” and why are they important?
I love a good book on the beach. It allows me to just sit in the sound, listen to the waves, and turn the pages of a good book. Beach reads are meant to be easy-going and simple to read, which is the mentality that you want to have at the beach!
If you’re needing a way to unwind, taking a book with you to the beach is the way to make that happen!
Carly Summit’s name couldn’t be more fitting, since in life she always lands on top.
She grew up wealthy and privileged in a tony Connecticut town, opened her own gallery in New York City, and is about to make art world history displaying previously unknown works by a prominent twentieth-century painter. No wonder she possesses a can-do attitude that can’t be soured.
Ford Sinclair is another story. A military career in war-torn Africa, where he witnessed unspeakable violence and suffering, has left him haunted and deeply cynical. Now he’s looking for a way to forget and a place to belong.
After years of pursuing a denim design career, Maris Carrington never imagined trading her Chicago studio for a New England shingled cottage.
But, a forgotten home movie tucked inside a dusty attic box leads to an unexpected summer …
One of uncovering family secrets while settling her father’s estate, one of inheriting a forlorn German shepherd, one of reconnecting with old friends on a weathered boardwalk, beneath starlit skies on a beach nestled in a crook of the Connecticut coast.
Maddie Chester is determined to leave her hometown of Gansett Island, a place that has brought her only bad memories and ugly rumors.
Then, she’s knocked off her bike on the way to her housekeeping job at McCarthy’s Resort Hotel by Gansett’s “favorite son,” Mac McCarthy. He’s back in town to help his father with preparations to sell the family resort and has no intention of staying long.
When Mac accidentally sends Maddie flying over the handlebars, badly injuring her, he moves in to nurse her back to health and help care for her young son.
He soon realizes his plans for a hit-and-run visit to the island are in serious jeopardy, and he just may be “maid” for love.
Daisy Honey fled Trusty, Colorado, after years of battling rumors sparked by her gorgeous looks and lust-inducing name.
Now, a physician on the brink of a promising career, she reluctantly returns home when her father is injured in a farming accident.
Daisy expects the small-town girls who hurt her in the past to take cheap shots again–but she’s completely unprepared for a run-in with tall, dark, and wickedly sexy Luke Braden, the only man who has ever stood up for her–and the man she’s never forgotten.
When they meet as girls on a beach in Nantucket, Maggie Drew and Emma Hudson become fast friends—though Emma’s well-heeled mother would prefer that she associate with the upscale daughters of bankers and statesmen rather than the child of a local seamstress.
But, the two lively, imaginative girls nevertheless spend many golden summers together building castles in the sand, creating magical worlds of their own, and forging grand plans for their future.
In this enchanting trilogy set on Sullivan’s Island, South Carolina, New York Times bestselling author Mary Alice Monroe captures the complex relationships between Dora, Carson, and Harper, three half-sisters scattered across the country—and a grandmother determined to help them rediscover their family bonds.