Summer's must-read books; are these titles on your list?

Summer's must-read books; are these titles on your list?

May 24, 2013 Updated May 24, 2013 at 5:56 PM EDT

Is a healthy dose of reading on your summer to-do list?

The new Dan Brown adventure perhaps? Maybe the latest book from Khaled Hosseini that has received excellent reviews?

Whether it be at home or on vacation there are plenty of new releases sure to interest readers as the weather gets warmer.

With that in mind, Publishers Weekly recently unveiled its list of the Best Summer Books & Summer Reading 2013, a list that includes a synopsis and reviews of 13 books that have been selected.

The website Bookish also has published what it titled Must-Read Books: The Ultimate 2013 Summer Reading Guide, and at the top of the list is the new release from Khaled Hosseini titled "And the Mountains Echoed."

1. And the Mountains Echoed -- Khaled Hosseini

2. The Silver Star -- Jeannette Walls

3. The Son -- Philipp Meyer

4. Fin & Lady -- Cathleen Schine

5. TranAtlantic -- Colum McCann

Looking for current best-sellers? Then click HERE to see USA Today's best-selling books list, or click HERE.

Bookish also lists its must-read mysteries and thrillers for Summer 2013.

USA Today has a list of the Top 10 young adult books for summer.

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