It’s that time of year again — time to pour yourself a cool drink, set up a comfortable chair outside (or hammock, or beach towel), put on some shades and enjoy the simple pleasures of summer reading.
To help you in your summer reading quest, we’ve rounded up some suggestions from our eminently knowledgeable Bastyr University faculty. You’ll find excellent books in the realms of natural health and science, but we also encouraged faculty to share whatever titles have been personally inspiring as of late, so there’s also a handful of fiction favorites and a few recommendations for kids.
So soak up some Vitamin D — responsibly, of course — make yourself a refreshing herbal fruit smoothie, and settle in with one or more of these great book suggestions. Some titles can be found at, or ordered via, the Bastyr Bookstore.
I would highly recommend the two books that were part of Bastyr's Diversity and Social Justice workshop for faculty this spring: