For this issue, we asked our contributors, “What's on your summer reading list?” Click on the pictures for their answers and links to their websites.


Kristen Rengren

I can’t wait to read Masters of Mystery: The Strange Friendship of Arthur Conan Doyle and Harry Houdini—a yarn that brings together two of my favorite characters and has the benefit of being altogether true—and Anne Lamott’s new book, Some Assembly Required: A Journal of My Son’s First Son; her work is moving, engrossing, and hilarious. I also plan to spend some serious quality time with my canning and preserving books!