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This Month: Best Beach Reads | Summer Reads

Best Beach Reads (& Movies, too)

The Civic Holiday long weekend is almost here, but there’s still lots of summer yet to enjoy! CEO Lita and directors Christine, Suzanne, Darcy, Nicole, and Linda share their top throw-in-your-beach-tote picks and favourite flicks for hot August nights. Have a safe and fun-filled long weekend, Burlington!

Lita
Next Year in Havana by Chanel Cleeton
Love and Ruin by Paula McLain
The Perfect Nanny by Leila Slimani
Beautiful Ruins by Jess Walter
 
Christine
Any book with a beach on the cover especially if they are written by
 
Suzanne
Moloka’i by Alan Brennert
On Chesil Beach by Ian McEwan
Meatballs (DVD)
 
Darcy
Life after Life: A Novel by Kate Atkinson (or anything by Atkinson)
Two Kinds of Truth by Michael Connelly
The Wanted by Robert Crais
Artemis by Andy Weir
 
Nicole
Anything written by
Mamma Mia (DVD)
Top Gun (DVD)
 
Linda