Top Summer Reads For 2009

Posted on: 29 July 2009 by Gareth Hargreaves

Looking for this summer’s big hit books? Look no further – we have called in top experts from the trade to tell you which titles not to miss in the months to come. Covering various genres from thrillers and romances to the best in comedic fiction and more besides, we’ll be giving tips for the hottest beach reads and coolest tomes to take on a long journey.

Sometimes reading a good book isn’t just about what lies between the pages – the place and circumstance that you are immersed in can add that extra dimension that makes it all the more meaningful. So is there a way to match the two – a kind of bespoke holiday reading service? Well, perhaps we have the answer…

Last year A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini may have brightened your life, or the final Harry Potter tale may have left you enchanted. Participating in this webTV show, brought to you by Foster Grant Reading Glasses, is a novel way to discover what will be the talk of the parks, pools and departure lounges of 2009.

Michael Jones, Head of Books for Borders and Travel Writer Rob Crossan join us online to discuss this year’s best summer reads.

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