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In between putting ice cubes on the back of your neck and standing in front of an open freezer, we're going to try to take your mind of the heat ... with books!

Two weeks ago we recommended great summer fiction reads, and now we're going to turn to nonfiction books and the world of memoir, essays, history and science.

Guests

Shuchi Saraswat, book buyer at Brookline Booksmith, which tweets @booksmithtweets.

Eson Kim, youth programs fellow and creative writing instructor at GrubStreet. She tweets @ekimwriter.

Shuchi and Eson's Nonfiction Summer Reading List

NATURE

EXPLORATION

LOVE

MEMOIR

CULTURAL COMMENTARY

ESSAYS

SCIENCE

YOUNG ADULT

This segment aired on August 12, 2016.

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