The start of summer is (finally) just around the corner and it has us rummaging under our beds and in the back of our closets for our flip flops, applying copious amounts of sunscreen, and hunting for the perfect beach bag that will fit all the necessities for those trips to the beach or the afternoons by the pool. But don’t forget to toss one more essential into your bag: a great beach read!

Luckily, we’ve got you covered. If you’re looking for something hot to read while you soak up the sun, check out these great reads for some “sex on the beach.”