The High-Brow Beach-Read Round-Up

If you don’t want to spend your summer nose-deep in a hackneyed horror or a political potboiler, try one of these

Choosing the right book can make or break your summer holiday.

Under no circumstances should you leave your summer read in the hands of the W H Smith at Stansted.

Forget the bestsellers and the latest J K Rowling and check out our list of this year's best-high brow beach reads, from the history of colonial Britain to the exploits of American rednecks, via dentistry.

 

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