August is reading month and if you’re looking for something to take to the beach or enjoy at the cabin, consider these current titles the team at Swenson Book Development LLC is reading now.

Samantha Kolb:

sk1sk2Throne of Glass by Sarah J. Maas

A Court of Thorns and Roses by Sarah J. Maas



Alanna Rieser:

ar1ar2The Sun Also Rises by Ernest Hemingway

Mother Night by Kurt Vonnegut

God Bless You Mr. Rosewater by Kurt Vonnegut

ISIS: A History by Fawaz Gerges

Jenna Goodman:

jg1jg2The Hatching by Ezekiel Boone

Second Life: A Novel by S J Watson



Sharon Yntema:


Good on Paper by Rachel Cantor

How to Make White People Laugh by Negin Farsad

Lab Girl by Hope Jahren

How to Set a Fire and Why by Jesse Ball

What is Not Yours is Not Yours by Helen Oyeyemi

The New Jim Crow by Michelle Alexander


Susan Tripp:

st1st2All The Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr

The Perfume Collector by Kathleen Tessaro

Esther the Wonder Pig by Steve Jenkins, Derek Walter and Caprice Crane


Jill Swenson:

js1LaRose by Louise Erdrichjs2

The Paris Architect by Charles Belfoure

Tribe by Sebastian Junger




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