Now that I've had to dig out socks and real shoes, it's time to face the reality that summer is gone and fall is firmly entrenched.
To mark the passing of summer, here's a list of the North Point Library branch's most borrowed books for the month of Septmeber—filled no doubt with titles that made for perfect, late-summer beach reading.
Inferno by Dan Brown 30 The Heist by Janey Evanovich 30 Daddy's Gone a Hunting by Mary Higgins Clark 24 Whiskey Beach by Nora Roberts 23 Sweet Salt Air by Barbara Delinsky 22 Never Go Back: A Jack Reacher Novel by Lee Child 21 Bombshell by Catherine Coulter 21 Second Honeymoon by James Patterson 19 The Hit by David Baldacci 16 Secrets From the Past by Barbara Taylor Bradford 16
The Greater Journey: Americans in Paris, 1830-1900 by David G. McCullough 9 Dundalk by Gary Helton 8 Gettysburg: The Last Invasion by Allen C. Guelzo 7 Life Code: The New Rules for Winning in the Real World by Phillip C. McGraw 7 The End of Your Life Book Club by Will Schwalbe 7 Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth by Resa Aslan 6 Expert Resumes for Career Changers by Wendy S. Enelow 6 Clean Gut: The Breakthrough Plan for Eliminating the Root Cause of Disease by Alejandro Junger 6 Making Good Habits, Breaking Bad Habits: 14 New Behaviors That Will Energize Your Life by Joyce Meyer 6 Kevin Trudeau's Free Money "They" Don't Want You to Know About by Kevin Trudeau 6
What did you read over the summer? Do you read traditional print books or have you made the switch to a tablet? Tell us in the comments.