Any time's a good time for a juicy mystery novel, but mysteries make particularly good beach and vacation reads. Need some recommendations?
Librarian and reading expert Nancy Pearl (author of Book Lust) weighed in on NPR's Morning Edition with summer mystery recommendations including some books from familiar authors, and from some that might be new names for many readers.
Check out the written list of mystery reviews and also the audio version of the Morning Edition segment. This list of summer mysteries might carry readers happily well into autumn.