Some dread the hot weather, some dread the sunny days, but for book lovers summer means one thing; we have more light to read by. So we ignore the heat, and we focus on how beautifully the sun shines on the pages. And since reading is a vacation for the mind, this summer, iRead has picked for you, the best books to take your mind on a vacation to.
Little Women by Louisa May Alcott
Little Women is novel written in 1868 by Louisa May Alcott. The story is loosely based on the lives of the author and her three sisters. The book was an immediate commercial and critical success when published, and was adapted into several movie, and its 2019 adaption was nominated for seven Oscars.
Letters to Milena by Franz Kafka
Known as one of the greatest writers who discussed complicated and philosophical ideas, in this book Kafka revealed himself like he had never done before, his letters to Milena speaks of a relationship that started as a business correspondence and progressed into one of the most intimate love stories witnessed through letters. A touching read that reveals Kafka’s anxiety, despair, and love.
Children of The Alley by Naguib Mahfouz
Children of the Alley is told through several generations of the main ancestor Gebelawi. Mahfouz will take you on a trip through time, into the heart of Cairo, where you will see different generations of the Gebelawi family, and you will witness how sometimes societies can follow with a blind eye…