Summer is a perfect time to kick back with a good book — whether relaxing in a hammock, lying on the beach, or waiting in an airport. Book lovers and expert reviewers join Kojo to share their recommendations for the best reads of the summer.


  • Barbara Hoffert Editor of the Book Review at Library Journal
  • Mark Laframboise Senior Bookbuyer, Politics and Prose
  • J.B. Dickey Owner, Seattle Mystery Bookshop
  • Blanche Richardson Manager of Marcus Books in Oakland, California
  • Mary Gay Shipley President & Janitor, That Bookstore in Blytheville

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