Want to get a closer look at our commander-in-chief? Check out the list of books he’s planning on breezing through this week, according to USA Today:
The Way Home, by George Pelecanos
A crime thriller involving a father who sent his teenage son to a juvenile prison near DC. Years later the son tries to reform his life, but gets dragged into a world of murder and greed.
Lush Life, by Richard Price
A look at survival in the NYC jungle.
Hot, Flat and Crowded, by New York Times columnist Thomas Friedman
Friedman delves into the upcoming Energy-Climate era, explaining how 9/11, Hurricane Katrina, and the internet have combined to bring climate and energy issues to the forefront.
John Adams, by David McCullough
A 2002 Pulitzer Prize-winning biography of John Adams, who rose to become the second president.
Plainsong, by Kent Haruf
The lives and struggles within a small Colorado town.
What’s on your summer reading list?