Katherine Schwarzenegger's Summer Reading List: 12 Great Books

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As the weather heats up and we spend our weekends at the beach, what better way to enjoy those rays than with a great book.

Here is a list of 12 great summer reads to take with you no matter where your summer travels take you!

The Rise and Fall of Great Powers by Tom Rachman

The Snow Queen by Michael Cunningham

American Innovations by Rivka Galchen

The Vacationers by Emma Straub

To Rise Again at a Decent Hour by Joshua Ferris

The Idea of Him by Holly Peterson

The Book of Unknown Americans by Cristina Henríquez

The Painter by Peter Heller

Friendship by Emily Gould

The Possibilities by Kaui Hart Hemmings

Abroad by Katie Crouch

I Just Graduated … Now What? by me :)

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