Summer reads 2019: best new books
What makes a holiday read? For some it's frothy enough to follow after mucho margaritas, for others it's the kind of meaty prose you can only get stuck into with a clear mind and no morning alarm clock.
We've read our way through 2019's best new books (in hardback and paperback) to find the titles to suit every kind of holiday – from breezy beach reads to cerebral stimulation for city breaks.
All you have to do is find space in your suitcase.