5 Books You Should Devour Over Memorial Day Weekend

Because there's no such thing as over-indulging on fiction.

Memorial Day Weekend books

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I don’t know about you, but I always mark the start of summer with the selection of the book I’m going to bring with me for the long Memorial Day weekend. For me, the ideal book is brand new and buzzy fiction that includes tongue-in-cheek satire, absorbing characters, summery settings, or a delightful combination of all three. Here are five delicious novels—all published this month—that hit just the right notes to start summer off in a very sweet way.

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About Abbe Wright

Abbe Wright

ABBE WRIGHT is the Editor of Read It Forward. As a kid, she used to get in trouble at summer camp for using a flashlight to read inside her sleeping bag after lights out, but these days, she lives in Brooklyn, where nobody minds if she stays up late reading. She has written for Glamour, O, The Oprah Magazine and The Cut and tweets about books (and The Bachelor) at @abbewright.