There’s nothing like a good book to help pass the time while lounging at the beach or by the pool. Need some ideas? Here are a few to get you started.
Caprichos Books, Bel Air
Looking for a different kind of summer read? The empowering self-help memoir by Glennon Doyle is a New York Times bestseller and has been praised by the likes of actress Reese Witherspoon and Elizabeth Gilbert, author of “Eat Pray Love.”
Stories of 25 dynamic, diverse women who have changed history, from suffragist Susan B. Anthony to Zitkala-Sa, co-founder of the National Council of American Indians. Written by Naomi Watkins and Katherine Kitterman, with illustrations by Brooke Smart.
Mr. Know-It-All: The Tarnished Wisdom of a Filth Elder, $17.99
Atomic Books, Hampden
A collection of essays from one of Baltimore’s most famous native sons, John Waters. The book from the bestselling author has already received rave reviews from The New York Times and The Washington Post.