Readers, rejoice: the summer reading season is upon us. With long, sunny summer days ahead and plenty of time on the beach—the front lawn, a park bench, etc.—ripe for reading, the usual conundrum springs up: What to read? Eighteen Penn faculty and staff members share their picks for the summer, broken down by relevance to their field of study versus general interest, in an effort to help either compile or whittle down those summer reading lists. Grab an iced coffee, keep your bookmark at the ready, and settle in to get lost in any one of these 36 reads.
Bob Bruhin is a web developer, tour guide, art photographer, author, blogger, and graphic designer. His love of urban landscapes, especially in post-industrial Philadelphia, PA, leads him to document some of the darker corners of his city.
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