CBC Books summer starter reading list


Ah, summer. The time of year to kick back in the backyard or on a beach and relax with a good book. But what should you read this summer? 

CBC Books producer Erin Balser stopped by afternoon shows across the country to recommend some great summer reads: Natural Order by Brian Francis, The Art of Fielding by Chad Harbach and Wild by Cheryl Strayed. You can listen to her discuss these recommends and more on CBC's Here and Now in the audio player above.

Below, find 10 more literary delights, as chosen by the CBC Books team, to start your summer reading off right.