2015 Holiday Beach Reads
Along the Infinite Sea
By Beatriz Williams
A classic car unites two women in coastal Florida—one trying to escape a high-profile affair and provide for her baby-to-come; the other grappling with her controversial past in World War II-era Europe.
My Name is Lucy Barton
By Elizabeth Strout
The Pulitzer Prize–winning author of Olive Kitteridge follows an ailing young woman and her unlikely caregiver—the mother she hasn't spoken to in years.
Fates and Furies
The Marriage of Opposites
By Alice Hoffman
A tropical island, a historic setting, a forbidden love affair: all three make the latest book from this New York Times best-selling author a must-read.
This is Your Life, Harriet Chance!
By Jonathan Evison
After the death of her husband, 78-year-old Harriet Chance sets out solo on an Alaskan cruise, where she discovers a wealth of truths about her own past.
Wherever There is Light
By Peter Golden
Amid the turmoil of early 20th-century America, a Jewish immigrant embarks on a decades-long affair with the granddaughter of a slave.