By Carol Rifka Brunt
What It’s About: Set in New York City in the ’80s, Brunt’s wonderful literary debut focuses on a girl named June who, after losing her beloved uncle to AIDS, befriends his boyfriend. Get ready to go on an emotional journey with a tale that explores different types of love—friendship, romance and family—with all the anguish and joy that each brings.
Beach Burn: Wolves is a real page turner, with characters that feel like family. Pick it up if you’ve got a long stretch of free time, because we guarantee you won’t want to put it down.