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Pack These Pages: 7 Professional Booksellers Select Your Summer Reading

Illustration of two people standing on a beach, with suitcases in the shape of books.
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Are you on the hunt for your next great read? All Things Considered asked booksellers across the country to share recommendations for books that you can take with you on vacation — or just to the nearest shade tree.

We heard from: Nina Barrett, , Evanston, Ill.; Julia Green, , Alpine, Texas; John Evans, , Oakland, Larkspur and Brentwood, Calif.; Janet Webster Jones, , Detroit; Harriett Logan, , Shaker Heights, Ohio; Jake Reiss, , Homewood, Ala.; Sue Zumberge, , St. Paul, Minn.

Happy reading!

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Justine Kenin
Justine Kenin is an editor on All Things Considered. She joined NPR in 1999 as an intern. Nothing makes her happier than getting a book in the right reader's hands – most especially her own.