From beach reads, to poolside mysteries, and old favorites. We’re checking in with three librarians to find out what’s flying off the shelves on onto your kindle or iPad this summer.

Here talking titles is Robin Brenner, Teen Librarian at the Public Library of Brookline, Julie Roach, Manager of Youth Services at the Cambridge Public Library, and Jill Graboski, Assistant Director of the Newton Free Library

FICTION/NEW ADULT
Robin Brenner (The Public Library of Brookline)
The Only Thing Worse than Me is You by Lily Anderson 
The Raven Cycle by Maggie Stiefvater (or read by Will Patton on audio) What if? Serious Scientific Answers to Absurd Hypothetical Questions by Randall Munroe (also read on audio by Will Wheaton)
A Torch Against the Night by Sabaa Tahir
This One Summer by Mariko Tamaki and Jillian Tamaki
The Finishing School Series by Gail Carriger
Every Breath and Every Word by Ellie Marney

Julie Roach (Cambridge Public Library):
The Nest by Cynthia D’Aprix Sweeney
Lilac Girls by Martha Hall Kelly
Britt-Marie Was Here by Fredrik Backman
Here’s To Us by Elin Hilderbrand
The Girls by Emma Cline
Before the Fall by Noah Hawley
Modern Lovers by Emma Straub
Sweetbitter by Stephanie Danler

Jill Graboski (Newton Free Library):
Sleeping Giants by Sylvain Neuvel 
Ready Player One by Ernest Cline 
Kitchens of the Great Midwest by J. Ryan Stradal 
Boston Girl by Anita Diamont 
Man called Ove by Fredrik Backman 
Be Frank with Me by Julia Claiborne Johnson 
I’m Thinking of Ending Things by Iain Reid (out 6/14/16)

NONFICTION
Robin Brenner (The Public Library of Brookline)
Grunt: The Curious Science of Humans at War by Mary Roach
The Wicked Boy by Kate Summerscale 
The Poisoner's Handbook by Deborah Blum

Julie Roach (Cambridge Public Library):
The Gene by Siddhartha Mukherjee
Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body by Roxanne Gay
Grit by Angela Duckworth

Jill Graboski (Newton Free Library):
Becoming Nicole: Transformation of an American Family by Amy Ellis Nutt
Game of Crowns: Elizabeth, Camilla, Kate, and the Throne by Christopher Andersen 
Lab Girl by Hope Jahren 
Furiously Happy by Jenny Lawson

CHILDREN'S
Robin Brenner (The Public Library of Brookline)
Walk Two Moons by Sharon Creech
Everything on a Waffle by Polly Horvath
The Great Gilly Hopkins by Katherine Paterson
Summerlost by Ally Condie
Full Cicada Moon by Marilyn Hilton
Roller Girl by Victoria Jamieson
The Great Greene Heist by Varian Johnson

Julie Roach (Cambridge Public Library):
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child by J.K. Rowling.
Raymie Nightingale by Kate DiCamillo
The Borden Murders: Lizzie Borden & The Trial of the Century by Sarah Miller.  
The Family Fletcher Takes Rock Island by Dana Alison Levy.
The Wild Robot by Peter Brown
Every Single Second by Tricia Springstubb