Chaucer's Bookstore

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Chaucer's Bookstore

Summer Reading Suggestions

Chaucer’s Books Staff Selections

Looking for something to read this summer? Check out the myriad suggestions offered by the staff at Chaucer’s Books (3321 State St.; [805] 682-6787;, based on their favorites and best sellers. Happy reading!


Miss Burma by Charmaine Craig

Exit West by Mohsin Hamid

Commonwealth by Ann Patchett

Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi

The Mirror Thief by Martin Seay

The Sport of Kings by C.E. Morgan

LaRose by Louise Erdrich

The Nix by Nathan Hill

Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood

Earthly Remains by Donna Leon

Magpie Murders by Anthony Horowitz

Camino Island by John Grisham

The Refugees by Viet Thanh Nguyen


Hue 1968: A Turning Point of the American War in Vietnam by Mark Bowden

No Is Not Enough: Resisting Trump’s Shock Politics and Winning the World We Need by Naomi Klein

Al Franken, Giant of the Senate by Al Franken

Theft by Finding: Diaries by David Sedaris

Drawdown: The Most Comprehensive Plan Ever Proposed to Reverse Global Warming by Paul Hawken

A Really Big Lunch by Jim Harrison

Astrophysics for People in a Hurry by Neil Degrasse Tyson

Killers of the Flower Moon by David Grann

Chuck Klosterman X: A Highly Specific, Defiantly Incomplete History of the Early 21st Century by Chuck Klosterman

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