Summer Reads 2021

By Candice Chaplin | March 16 2021 | FictionNonfictionPromo Opportunity

With more people vaccinated and public places reopening, Covid-isolated readers are likely to be out and about in the summer of ’21. They’ll be looking for relaxation and fun, and PRH titles will be perfect companions, whether at the beach or relaxing on the back porch. The following list is packed with great novels, thrillers, women’s fiction, and more. There’s something for every reader, including memoir and humor.

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Sooley
A Novel
978-0-385-54768-0
John Grisham, #1 bestselling author and undisputed master of the legal thriller, takes you to a different kind of court. Sooley is a basketball novel that only America's favorite storyteller could write, full of all the thrills of the game—the drive to succeed, the gripping play-by-play, the victories and the defeats—as well as the powerful story of a young man who faces down daunting adversity to triumph on the court while plotting to deliver his family to safety.
$28.95 US
Apr 27, 2021
Hardcover
Doubleday
US, Canada, Open Mkt

Malibu Rising
A Novel
978-1-5247-9865-9
From the New York Times bestselling author of Daisy Jones & The Six . . . Four famous siblings throw an epic party to celebrate the end of the summer. But over the course of twenty-four hours, their lives will change forever.
$28.00 US
Jun 01, 2021
Hardcover
Ballantine Books
US, Opn Mkt (no CAN)

All Adults Here
A Read with Jenna Pick (A Novel)
978-1-59463-470-3
"Brimming with kindness, forgiveness, humor and love and yet (magically) also a page turner that held me captive until it was finished. This is Emma Straub's absolute best and the world will love it. I love it." --Ann PatchettThis instant New York Times bestseller is "literary sunshine" (NYT) from the beloved "queen of the summer novel" (Entertainment Weekly): a warm, funny story about the life cycle of one family.
$18.00 US
Apr 13, 2021
Paperback
Riverhead Books
US, Canada, Open Mkt