Must-Read Books for Summer

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Every year around this time, we check in with two Colorado booksellers to get their summer reading picks. Specifically, we ask for books about the West or by authors with ties to the region. Cathy Langer is a buyer for the Tattered Cover Bookstores. Ron Krall is the owner of Off The Beaten Path bookstore in Steamboat Springs. They speak with Ryan Warner.

Summer Book Picks:

"Hell on Wheels" by Dick Kreck

"The Son" by Philipp Meyer

"Parched" by Melanie Crowder

"Crossing Purgatory" by Gary Schanbacher

"Theft" by BK Loren

"Boleto" by Alyson Hagy