15 Summer Reads That Are Worth Your Money

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Looking for the perfect reads for summer?So are we. All the time. And there’s nothing that irks us more than shelling out our hard-earned dollars on a hardcover we turn out to hate.

Or being totally bored by the three thought-they’d-be-fun beach reads we toted all the way to the shore.

After all, summer reading should be pleasurable, not stressful. Enter, LearnVest’s 2012 Summer Reading List. We’re bringing you 15 summer reads that are worth your time—and your money.

We’ve got a mix of current favourites, timeless classics and personal finance how-tos to keep you focused on your budget, even when you’re on the beach. Even better? You should be able to find many of these classics at the library for free.

Don’t worry, all of these titles go great with sun and a splash of lemonade.

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