Real summer in Jersey City is right around the corner of the week, when the rest of school-lites are set free. But for those of us adults who do not have summer reading requirements, here are recommendations from residents of Jersey City.
The Girl On The Train by Paula Hawkins –Jim
My Notorious Life by Kate Manning –Stacie
Sleeping Giant: How The New Working Class Will Transform America by Tamara Draut –Paige
Your Song Changed My Life by Bob Boilen –Paige (x2)
Lock In: A Novel of the Near Future by John Scalzi –Erin D.
All The Rage by Courtney Summers –Kathleen
Sunset City by Melissa Ginsburg –Michael L.
Mayumi and The Sea of Happiness by Jennifer Tseng –Suzi
Back To Blood by Tom Wolfe –A.G.
Excuse Me, Your Life is Waiting by Lynn Grabhorn –Beth
The Girls by Emma Cline –Ned
Everybody Rise by Stephanie Clifford –Kathleen
The Wisdom of Your Face by Jean Haner –Jennifer
In Some Other World, Maybe by Shari Goldenhagen –Sarah
The Tragic Age by Stephen Metcalfe –James
(Please write your rec in the comments section if you’d like me to add it to the list.)