To celebrate the first days of summer, here is a summer reading list, suggested by Sustainable Saratoga’s Board of Directors:

The Wild Trees, by Richard Preston

Zero Waste Home, The Ultimate Guide to Simplifying your Life by Reducing your Waste, by Bea Johnson

Animal, Vegetable, Miracle: A Year of Food Life, by Barbara Kingsolver

Flight Behavior, by Barbara Kingsolver

The Dirty Life, by Kristin Kimball

Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind, by Yuval Harari

The Green Boat: Reviving Ourselves in Our Capsized Culture, by Mary Pipher

Walden, by Henry David Thoreau

American Earth: Environmental Writing Since Thoreau, Bill McKibben, ed.

The Soul of an Octopus, by Sy Montgomery

Heat & Light, by Jennifer Haigh

This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs the Climate, by Naomi Klein

Creating Sustainable Communities: Lessons from the Hudson River Region, by Rik Scarce

Radical Simplicity: Small Footprints on a Finite Earth, by Jim Merkel