Can you believe it's already June 21?!

If you live in the northern hemisphere, then today is the summer solstice—i.e. the first official day of summer and the longest day of the year (in terms of daylight hours).

You know what that sounds like to me? Even more time to read in the park or by the pool with natural light!

In this morning's edition of BookPageXTRA, we recommended five new books (pictured above) and also asked our readers a question:

What books are you recommending this summer?

Let us know in the comments, and take a look at our Top 20 Summer Reads if you need inspiration.

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