Our list of the best Cape May beach reads for 2023. Dive into the Hottest Books of the Summer!
Hello bookworms and beach lovers! As the sun shines brighter and the waves crash on the shore, it’s time to grab your sunscreen, towel, and, of course, a captivating new Cape May beach read. Welcome to our annual post featuring our top beach reads picks of 2023! We’ve outlined a list of page-turners sure to keep you entertained, enthralled, and utterly engrossed this summer. Let’s dive in!
The Beach by Alex Garland
Immerse yourself in the captivating tale of Richard, a young backpacker in search of an idyllic paradise. Set on a secluded island in Thailand, this gripping novel explores themes of escapism, love, and the consequences of seeking utopia. Garland’s vivid descriptions of the beach will make you feel like you’re right there, experiencing the beauty and danger of this hidden paradise.
The Summer I Turned Pretty by Jenny Han
Join Belly as she spends her summers at a beach house, navigating the complexities of love and friendship. This heartwarming young adult novel captures the nostalgia and bittersweetness of growing up, all against the backdrop of sandy shores and crashing waves. Han’s storytelling will transport you to the beach, evoking memories of your own summer adventures.
The Beach House by James Patterson and Peter de Jonge
If you’re in the mood for a thrilling beach read, this suspenseful novel set in the Hamptons is a must. Follow Jack Mullen, a lawyer obsessed with uncovering the truth behind his brother’s murder, as he unravels a web of secrets and corruption. With its fast-paced plot and the allure of the beach, this book will keep you on the edge of your seat until the very last page.
The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd
Set in the South Carolina Lowcountry, this poignant and heartwarming novel tells the story of Lily Owens, a young girl seeking solace from her troubled life. As she finds refuge with three beekeeping sisters, the novel beautifully captures the healing qualities of the beach and the power of love and forgiveness. Lose yourself in the lyrical prose and unforgettable characters of this bestseller.
These are just a few of the incredible beach reads waiting to be discovered. So, pack your bag with these captivating novels, and let the sun, sand, and surf transport you to unforgettable literary adventures. Whether you’re seeking romance, mystery, or a warm-hearted story, these Cape May beach reads will make your seaside experience even more magical.
Montreal Beach Resort
Stay at Montreal Beach Resort for the best Cape May 4th of July in town! Enjoy stunning ocean views, newly remodeled rooms, and top-notch amenities like a heated oceanfront pool, fitness center, and exclusive access to the Montreal Beach Resort Beach Club on Madison Avenue. Leave your bulky beach gear at home because we’ve got everything you need for your beach vacay including towels, lounge chairs, and umbrellas.
Happy reading and enjoy your time at the beach!