Enter to Win Six Brainy Beach Reads

Your swimsuit may be skimpy but your beach reads don’t have to be!

Looking for some reads you can really dig your teeth into this summer? We’ve partnered with our friends at Open Road Media to bring you 6 non-fiction e-books for beachgoers who want something more substantial than a typical sun-and-sand favorite.

Marilyn by Gloria Steinem  – Steinem’s biography of Marilyn Monroe

Hitler’s Spy Chief: The Wilhelm Canaris Mystery by Richard Basset – The fascinating true story of Hitler’s chief intelligence officer, and his role in the conspiracy to assassinate Hitler

West with the Night by Beryl Markham – Markham’s classic memoir detailing her solo flight across the Atlantic is the true story upon which Circling the Sun is based

In Search of Our Mother’s Gardens by Alice Walker – Walker’s collection of essays including her thoughts on writers like Flannery O’Connor and Zora Neal Hurston

Upstairs at the White House by J.B. West – A fascinating behind-the-scenes look at life on Pennsylvania Avenue with America’s first families, by the man who spent nearly three decades in their midst

Brontes: The Story of Three Sisters by Juliet Barker – The definitive history of the Bronte sisters

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This sweepstakes ended at 11:59 p.m. (Eastern Time) on June 22, 2016.

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