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Books to Read

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Books to Read

Going to Akumal in 2 weeks and love to sit on the balcony or on the beach and read great books. The thing is, I need some new reading materials/authors to read. Love Nora Roberts, Lee Child, Lisa Jackson. Let me know some of your favorite Authors/Books/Series. Thanks for any input!

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Karen Kingsbury…ANYTHING she writes is so good. But the "Redemption Series" is amazing.

Francine Rivers. "Redeeming Love" is one of the best books I have ever read.

Then of course the is consummate best "Beach Reads" IMHO

Jackie Collins…The "Lucky" series

Sylvia Day's "Cross Fire" series was so so so good

and then 50 Shades is always good!!


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Thank you Rodiree - I will definitely check some of these out. Always love finding new authors to read.

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Robert B. Parker. Of course, he is no longer with us - but his books are great. They have somebody new writing "for" him now - but I'd be careful with those.

I love Jen Lancaster for a good chick lit/beach read.

Harlan Coban is a great newer author I discovered a couple of years ago.

LOL -- I would not want to be seen reading the 50 Shades books in public --- but that's just me. ; )

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Anything by Jennifer Weiner will make a good beach read...............I like all of the Maeve Binchy novels too...

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Thank you very much! I will definitely look up all these authors. Can't wait.

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Maeve Binchy is good, I also like Anne Rivers Siddons and Dorothea Benton Frank, both Southern authors who (especially Dot Frank) write good beach reads some with hilarious scenes.

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JR Ward's Fallen Angels series (good vs evil in a bid to rule the world) and her Black Dagger Brotherhood series (vampires live among us) are good.

I also love Diana Gabaldon's Outlander series (historical fiction). Starz is making Outlander into a series that starts August 9th.

I'm thinking about reading Gone Girl, but I can't decide if it's too heavy for a beach read.

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My all time favourite : The Art of Racing in the Rain, by Garth Stein. Give it a try. I think you will like it!

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Gillian Flynn books are great beach reads.

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