The Washington County Library Offers Fun Summer Reads

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Nothing says summer more than a classic beach read: great characters, steamy drama, and a happy ending. The Washington County Library offers digital checkout so you can find the perfect summer e-book, download it, and read right from the comfort of our apartments in Woodbury. Here are three titles you won’t want to miss.

Crazy Rich Asians

Kevin Kwan’s deliciously dramatic novel tells the story of Rachel Chu and Nicholas Young, who have been dating for two years. Nick invites Rachel to his home in Singapore for the summer to attend his best friend’s wedding. Little does she know, Nick is heir to one of the largest fortunes in Asia, and she, as his girlfriend, has a target on her back. Follow her as she navigates scheming relatives, incredible Singaporean street food, and wealth beyond her wildest dreams.

Bridget Jones’ Diary

Helen Fielding’s novel is the inspiration behind the hit movie of the same name starring Colin Firth, Hugh Grant, and RenĂ©e Zellweger. Bridget is a 30-something single woman desperately trying to get her life together. Readers will laugh their way through Bridget’s many triumphs and failures. Throughout the book she embarks on the ever-rocky path to self-improvement. She even finds love and happiness along the way.

The Jetsetters

This New York Times Bestselling book was written by Amanda Eyre Ward. Itexplores the ups and downs of family bonds and the courage it takes to open up. When Charlotte Perkins wins an essay contest, she takes her three estranged adult children with her on a cruise through Europe. Together, as secrets are revealed and decisions are re-examined, they confront the events that drove them apart.

Enjoy a night in with one of these titles from the Washington County Library and pizza delivery from local restaurants. For more information on our luxury Woodbury apartments, or to schedule a tour, contact us today.

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