Last Summer Hurrah

There's still time for some lazy summer fun before school is back in session. These books can help you enjoy the unofficial end of the season with family and friends before the bell rings and the autumn leaves begin to fall:

The Book of Shells: A Life-Size Guide to Identifying and Classifying Six Hundred Seashells by M.G. Harasewych
Canoeing and Kayaking Houston Waterways by Natalie H. Wiest
Day Trips from Houston: Getaway Ideas for the Local Traveler by Laura Nathan-Garner
Eating Outdoors: Sensational Recipes for Cookouts, Picnics, and Take-Along Food by Country Living
Quench: Handcrafted Beverages to Satisfy Every Taste & Occasion by Ashley English
Sandcastles Made Simple: Step-by-Step Instructions, Tips, and Tricks by Lucinda Wierenga
Summer Gatherings: Casual Food to Enjoy with Family and Friends by Rick Rodgers
Unbored Games: Serious Fun for Everyone by Joshua Glenn & Elizabeth Foy Larsen