Summer reading list – curl up with a good book

WHile he's watching the World Cup, curl up with a good bookDo you remember the days when you forgot all of your chores and the world outside and lost yourself in a book? It might seem a distant memory when you last discovered Austen, Rowling or Dahl, but now’s your chance!
Each World Cup football match lasts 90 minutes (plus half time and extra time), so curl up somewhere quiet and enter a magical world of fiction…
We’ve selected a few books to pop on your summer reading list – a mixture of classic novels and new writing, plus some old favourites.

Pride and Prejudice by Jane AustenWho could forget Colin Firth strolling through the grounds of Pemberley in his wet shirt? Lose yourself again and again in Pride and Prejudice, Jane Austen’s classic tale of the Bennett sisters.
If you haven’t read The Hunger Games trilogy by Suzanne Collins yet then now’s the perfect time. The third film (Mockingjay Part I), starring Jennifer Lawrence and Liam Hemsworth, is due out later this year so find somewhere to perch and discover what happens to Katniss.
Only Remembered is an anthology of images and poems to mark 100 years since the outbreak of the First World War. Edited by Michael Morpurgo and with contributors including Emma Thompson, Richard Curtis and Joanna Lumley, all royalties from this collection will be split between the Royal British Legion and projects for soldiers’ families at SSAFA.

What’s your favourite book?

Penguin Classics for your Summer Reading List
The Phantom of the Opera by Gaston Leroux Pride & Prejudice by Jane Austen Rebecca by Daphne DuMaurier
Summer Reading List - New Books
Dear Thing by Julie Cohen Eeny Meeny by M.J. Arlidge And the Mountains Echoed by Khaled Hosseini
Old Favourites - Summer Reading List
PS I Love You by Ceceilia Ahern The Hunger Games Trilogy by Suzanne Collins The Beach by Alex Garland
For the Kids - Summer Reading List
Only Remembered edited by Michael Morpurgo Diamond (Hetty Feather) by Jacqueline Wilson The Gruffalo by Julia Donaldson

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