Have you taken your vacation yet? If you haven’t and are looking for some good reads, here are a couple of hand-picked suggestions by our team! 

The Night Circus - Erin Morgenstern
Two starcrossed magicians engage in a deadly game of cunning in The Night Circus, a spellbinding bestseller that has captured the world’s imagination. This book is engaging and magical, entrancing the reader every step of the way.

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Nighttime  - Mark Haddon
Follow the journey of a 15 year-old boy who describes himself as "a mathematician with some behavioral difficulties" who sees the world in a surprising and revealing way.

Bossypants - Tina Fey
We honestly cannot remember the last time we laughed this hard reading anything! This autobiographical comedy book is written by American comedian Tina Fey.

What Alice Forgot - Liane Moriarty
This book is based on an amnesia plot in which the main character has to decipher the last decade of her life. From being 29, in love and pregnant with her first child, she will wake up in another dimension where she is divorcing her husband and  having to figure out how to take care of her three kids.

Why Not Me - Mindy Kaling
The creator and star of The Mindy Projects provides us a realistic insight of her new life as she struggles with some work and personal issues. Along the way, there are plenty of funny and heartfelt experiences of which she does a great job of re-telling.

The Forgotten Garden: A Novel - Kate Morton
This novel is driven by the mystery of why a 4-year-old child is found abandoned on an Australian wharf in 1913. Kate Morton provides the intricate layering of different times and places in a masterful manner, gifting the reader with a story that captures the imagination and heart completely.


Since reading requires good eyesight, do not hesitate to make an appointment for an eye exam with an IRIS optometrist near you!