Photo: Pass-a-Grille Beach by AliveTampaBay
Now that summer is officially here, you can start living your best warm-weather life with a montage of blockbuster movies, hot dogs, poolside tanning, and, of course, a breezy beach read. Let’s face it, no one really likes to think too hard while lounging on a towel, but it also takes a special kind of book to fully capture our attention when it’s so sunny outside. We asked our editors to share which books they’ll be packing along with their sunscreen this season. Here, a selection of surfing memoirs, marriage thrillers, spy novels, and even a few classics that will surely keep you entertained—whether you find yourself by the pool or shore.