Find Your Voice Adult Summer Reading Selections

May 24, 2023 | Summer Reading

Find Your Voice through reading at Abbot Public Library this summer. Adult Services Librarian Rachael Meneades selected the following nonfiction titles to “highlight different ways to find your voice and to show unique experiences based on the various paths people choose to express themselves.” 


The Art of Memoir, by Mary Karr

Deaf Utopia: A Memoir – And a Love Letter to a Way of Life, by Nyle DiMarco and Robert Siebert

Find Your Voice: The Secret to Talking with Confidence in Any Situation, by Caroline Goyder

Speak: Find your Voice, Trust Your Gut, and Get From Where You Are to Where you Want To Be, by Tunde Oyeneyin with Hilary Liftin


Assistant Director Morgan Yeo chose this list of titles to explore fictional accounts in which “people of different race, gender, age, and background stand up for themselves and what they believe in.”


The Dictionary of Lost Words, by Pip Williams

Lessons in Chemistry, by Bonnie Garmus

The Overstory, by Richard Powers

The Violin Conspiracy, by Brendan Slocumb


Stop by the library to pick up one of our special-edition Summer Reading bookmarks!