Choosing Your Summer Reading Just Got Easier

The voracious readers behind the Skimm will bring their favorite books to Target.

photography by BRITTANY AMBRIDGE


The book nerds behind the Skimm—the must-subscribe daily newsletter that delivers need-to-know news to your inbox each morning—will bring their favorite books to Target for a curated "Skimm Reads" section. Here's a peek at a few of their current recommendations, all of which are written by women:

The Light We Lost by Jill Santopolo: "It’s about two people who meet in college on 9/11 and cross paths over the years. He goes to war zones as a photographer, while she starts a career in NYC." Published May 9, 2017


The Nest by Cynthia D'Aprix Sweeney: "A beach read with substance. It reminded us of The Family Stone except the stone was a trust fund." Published March 22, 2016
 
Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: "Part love story, part cultural commentary, this book will get to you. And will also make you want to start a blog." Published April 6, 2013
 
Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty: This is the book that inspired the hit HBO show starring Reese Witherspoon and Nicole Kidman. "This part thriller, part rom com is about a group of moms with big secrets." Published July 29, 2014

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Published on May 16, 2017 - 10:05am EDT

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