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Initial post: Jun 10, 2013 2:07:30 PM PDT
JmLob says:
Looking for suggestions for 'great beach reads' across all genres. If you have a recommendation for a great series or stand alone book, please share. The Kindle Forum has recommended so many books. With summer's arrival, I would like to build up my Kindle library and figure there is no better place than here to get started. :)

Posted on Jun 10, 2013 2:18:02 PM PDT
These get mentioned in the forum a lot, so you may have already seen...def a great series:
Mark Schweizer's liturgical mysteries:
The Alto Wore Tweed (The Liturgical Mysteries)

Also, a really good thriller:
Where the Devil Can't Go by Anya Lipska

Both discoveries I wouldn't have found in pre-kindle days...

In reply to an earlier post on Jun 10, 2013 2:19:44 PM PDT
Whichever one(s) you decide you want to read, just remember the Fire is not going to work well on the beach. . .

Posted on Jun 10, 2013 2:28:23 PM PDT
K. Rowley says:
On the Beach by Nevil Shute

In reply to an earlier post on Jun 10, 2013 2:30:42 PM PDT
JmLob says:
I have a Kindle Paperwhite so it should be just fine. However, I haven't taken it to the beach...yet. :)

In reply to an earlier post on Jun 10, 2013 2:33:22 PM PDT
K. Rowley says:
"However, I haven't taken it to the beach...yet. :)"

You might want to get something like this.....

Decrescent Universal Waterproof eReader Protective Case Cover for Amazon Kindle Paperwhite, Kindle 4, Kindle Keyboard, Kindle Touch, Kindle Fire, Sony eBook Reader Wi-Fi, Kobo Touch, Kobo Wi Fi, Nook Simple Touch and more

In reply to an earlier post on Jun 10, 2013 2:44:36 PM PDT
 nospin  says:
The Second Messiah: A Thriller was a decent thriller.

Chain of Souls is a well done historical fiction. I also enjoyed Puddle of Love by the same author.

In reply to an earlier post on Jun 10, 2013 2:51:27 PM PDT
Last edited by the author on Jun 10, 2013 2:52:18 PM PDT
C. Peterson says:
"You might want to get something like this....."

...or a Ziploc bag - works for me!

Posted on Jun 10, 2013 3:14:05 PM PDT
scoutyjones says:
Christopher Moore books are a hilarious romp and a good beach read

In reply to an earlier post on Jun 10, 2013 3:59:23 PM PDT
I'm a couple of chapters into The Alto. It's especially funny if you have any church background.

"For a couple of months all the scripture lessons were either John 3:16 or Romans 10:23. It turned out that a Southern Baptist had wandered into the wrong building."

Funny on its own, but screaming funny to someone raised in the church.
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