TODAY's Sizzling Summer Reads

Lauren Weisberger shares her picks for TODAY's Sizzling Summer Reads 

June 4, 2013 at 11:11 AM ET

Summer’s almost here and it’s once again the ideal time to explore your reading options. Wesat down with LaurenWeisberger to discuss"Revenge Wears Prada,"her long-awaited sequel to "The Devil Wears Prada."Along the way, we asked her to cite her recommendations. Here's what shehad to say.

'Me Before You'
Pamela Dorman Books

'Me Before You: A Novel'
By Jojo Moyes
(Pamela Dorman Books)
This book, about the incredibly special relationship between a recently paralyzed young man and his caregiver, was compulsively readable. I'm always in search of those books where you don't want to stop reading, and "Me Before You" is at the top of that list.

'The Interestings'
Riverhead Hardcover


'The Interestings'
By Meg Wolitzer
(Riverhead Hardcover)
Meg Wolitzer's cast of characters in this book is so finely observed and lovingly detailed that I felt like I personally knew each of them. I so admire her ability to take everyday situations and relationships and turn them into universal experiences that can touch the reader in unexpected ways.

'The Lost Wife'
Berkley Trade


'The Lost Wife'
By Alyson Richman
(Berkley Trade)
I've read pretty broadly on the Holocaust--both fiction and non-fiction--and to me, The Lost Wife is one of the best. The horrors of war serve as a backdrop to a love affair that spans a lifetime, and that love story stayed with me long after I put down the book.

Video: It’s been 10 years since the boss from hell took the publishing world by storm when “The Devil Wears Prada” climbed to the top of the best-seller list and later became a hit movie. The book’s author, Lauren Weisberger, talks about the long-awaited sequel, “Revenge Wears Prada.”



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