Infographic: Which Books Should You Read This Summer?

It's almost summer! Make the most of the dog days by dipping into a few good books. This infographic will help you decide what to read (poolside, of course).

Infographic: Which Books Should You Read This Summer?

At long last, school is almost out for the summer! And you totally deserve a break! But, as tempting as it may be, don't let your mind turn to mush with days-long Netflix or video game marathons. Consider cracking open a book from time to time to stay sharp for the upcoming school year. Not sure what to read? This infographic from, made in partnership with USC Rossier School of Education's online teaching degree, will help point you in the right direction.

The Summer Reading Flowchart

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