Summer Reads

A lazy summer day is perfect for catching up on a book you may have missed. These popular relationship novels are available to borrow from the Lititz Public Library.

First FrostFirst Frost by Sarah Addison Allen
Two sisters have special gifts that allow them to mend broken hearts and create the spark that brings true love.

Wreckage by Emily Bleeker
A man and woman rescued after two years stranded on a deserted island in the South Pacific are thrust into an uncomfortable spotlight.

Time Flies by Claire Cook
Two childhood friends come together for their high-school reunion and share fun, heartbreak and fears.

The Precious One : A NovelThe Precious One by Marisa de los Santos
A woman is shocked when her estranged father calls and tries to mend their relationship from his deathbed.

Sweet Salt Air by Barbara Delinsky
Two girlhood friends, who have been estranged for the past ten years, reunite to collaborate on a cookbook.

The Pearl That Broke Its Shell by Nadia Hashimi
Living in Kabul with her drug-addicted father and no brothers, a girl and her sisters adopt the ancient custom of bacha posh which allows them to dress and be treated as boys until they are of marriageable age.

The BlessingsThe Blessings by Elise Juska
When a young father dies and leaves behind two small children, the loss affects his large, devoted family for years to come.

Here I Go Again by Jen Lancaster
Once the high school mean-girl, a woman attending her reunion is surprised to learn former classmates are still bitter from the damage she inflicted and she takes a potion that sends her into the past.

Pictures of You by Caroline Leavitt
Two women running away from their marriages collide on a foggy highway, killing one of them and leaving the survivor to pick up the pieces for both families.

Arranged : A NovelArranged by Catherine McKenzie
After receiving an engagement announcement from her best friend, a woman contacts a dating service and is blindsided when it turns out to be a business that plans arranged marriages.

The Whole Golden World by Kristina Riggle
A mother’s life falls apart when her teenage daughter is caught half-naked in a teacher’s car and the teacher’s wife, rejoicing in the news that she is pregnant, watches her own world collapse.

Landline by Rainbow Rowell
A woman who knows her marriage is in trouble discovers a way to communicate with her husband in the past, fixing her marriage before it starts.

The Girls of August by Anne Rivers Siddons
Friends since their twenties, a group of four women drifts apart when one dies tragically, but years later they come together again on an island off the South Carolina coast where they make startling, life-altering discoveries.

The Longest Ride by Nicholas Sparks
After being trapped in an isolated car crash, the life of an elderly widower becomes entwined with that of a young college student and the cowboy she loves.

The VacationersThe Vacationers by Emma Straub
Celebrating their wedding anniversary during a vacation in Mallorca, a couple confronts old secrets, hurts and rivalries that reveal unknown sides of themselves.

Nantucket Sisters by Nancy Thayer
The lifelong friendship between two women is challenged and then cemented by the discovery that both are pregnant by the same man.

May 22, 2015