The Hottest New Beach Reads to Bring on Your Honeymoon

Look no further for your new favorite summer novels.
by Ivy Jacobson
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If you're looking for the perfect summer read to tuck into your beach bag for your honeymoon, bachelorette party or just a poolside day off from wedding planning, consider one of these new books to dive into. From romance to thrillers and beyond, here are eight novels to try this summer and beyond. 

The Sunshine Sisters

By Jane Green

Releases June 6, 2017

The Sunshine Sisters

Jane Green devotees will savor her new gorgeously-depicted novel about a movie star mother who beckons her three estranged daughters home once she finds out a serious disease means her final wishes need to be fulfilled soon. 

Seven Days of Us

By Francesca Hornak

Releases October 17, 2017

Seven Days of Us

For those who love dysfunctional family tales, this contemporary drama about a British family forced to spend Christmas holiday in quarantine together at their crumbling country manor is humorous and thoughtful. 

Rich People Problems

By Kevin Kwan

Released May 23, 2017

Rich People Problems

The bestselling author of smash novels Crazy Rich Asians and China Rich Girlfriend is back again with a new novel about a family fortune at stake with the Shang-Young clan's matriarch on her deathbed. What will happen when everyone is vying for her 64-acre estate in Singapore? 

Perennials

By Mandy Berman

Releases June 6, 2017

Perennials

If coming-of-age tales always get you, you won't be able to put this one down—it involves a female friendship between two campers who become counselors at Camp Marigold who must confront their past to move forward as adults. 

Do Not Become Alarmed

By Maile Maloy

Releases June 6, 2017

Do Not Become Alarmed

What do you get when you mix two couples, their children, a cruise ship and an on-shore excursion that leads to an emergency situation? A thriller that examines how the parents unravel once they find out their children have disappeared.  

It's Always the Husband

By Michele Campbell

Released May 16, 2017

It's Always the Husband

If you were a fan of Big Little Lies, you'll love this page-turner about three inseparable college roommates who have to confront a horrifying reality twenty years later that leaves you asking until the very end if it really is always the husband.

How to Be Married: What I Learned from Real Women on Five Continents About Surviving My First (Really Hard) Year of Marriage 

By Jo Piazza

Released April 18, 2017

How to Be Married

At 34-years-old, travel editor Jo Piazza met her future husband in the Galapagos Islands, only to marry him three months later. While their wedding capped a picture-perfect love story, Piazza soon found herself facing another question: How do couples sustain healthy marriages? The pair ended up traveling the world in their first year of marriage while seeking answers from real couples across five different continents. The result of their research is a fast-paced and fun read packed with invaluable tips from hundreds of men and women. 

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