Take some time before the month wraps up to bone up on About’s summertime picks—a mix of popular but meaningful fiction alongside timeless classics. You’ll be as engrossed as the kids, and you might just learn something along the way.
Fiction. Historical fact. And the fantasy of playing professional sports turned real. Those are the subjects of recently published books by local authors that illustrate well their wide range of talent.
By their nature, favorite books are a personal choice. Topics vary with individual interests. Popular books can be fiction or nonfiction. Volumes can be locally written or the work of authors far away. Here is an eclectic selection found to be favored by area readers.