As someone with a short attention span, I am sometimes frustrated trying to read books. Most of them are TOO LONG!! I am a huge fan of Boston-based, best selling author Ben Mezrich, who wrote "The Social Network", "Bringin' Down the House" and several others. So, I started reading "Straight Flush", about some college kids who start an on-line poker gambling website. They made nearly a billion dollars before it all came crashing down.
Here's a list if you're looking for some summer reading ideas!
History, Current Event & Pop Culture By Joshua Hammer Part travelogue, part intellectual history, part geopolitical tract and part thriller, Hammer tells the remarkable story of the librarian who oversaw a plot to smuggle ancient manuscripts out of Timbuktu, Mali, in an effort to save them from war.