Bedside Reading®  continues to fill travelers’ beach bags this summer in The Hamptons with best-selling books and newly discovered authors for the August 6th weekend! The luxury hotel amenity that places a wide variety of complimentary books by the bedsides in the Hamptons and in luxury hotels and boutique properties throughout the US is providing thrillers, non-fiction and all sorts of fiction books including women’s, historic, and suspense from the program’s participating authors. And via a special QR code found in a gift card in each bag, visitors can access additional books via on the download program. Currently celebrating its 20th season of providing the best beach reads in The Hamptons, Bedside Reading continues to be a “must-have” amenity for its local hotel partners offering beachgoers that sought-after beach read.

“As the summer continues we ensure delivery of fun beach reads for travelers to the Hamptons looking for a luxury escape,”  said Jane Ubell-Meyer, founder, Bedside Reading. “Our authors provide a wonderful selection of books so we know every visitor will find a book to their liking!”

August 6th Weekend tote bags

A Perfect Nightmare: My Glittering Marriage And How It Almost Cost Me My Life by Karen Gosbee (Memoir)

Blind Tiger by Sandra Brown (Historical Fiction)

The View Was Exhausting by Mikaella Clements & Onjuli Datta (Romance/Fiction)

Now and Then by Adele Hubbard (Historical Fiction)

Vengeance: A Legal Thriller by Deborah Hawkins (Thriller)

The Price: Lairds of the Crest Book II by Kim Sakwa (Romance)

Cruel by Trisha Wolfe (Dark Romance/Thriller

Books are complimentary and can be found at the following Hamptons hotels and inns – The Baker House 1650, Mill House Inn, The Maidstone Hotel. In Southampton: Southampton Inn. In Bridgehampton: Topping Rose House. In East End: Hyatt Place East End and The Preston House & Hotel.  New to the program is MARRAM in Montauk and Journey East Hampton. Complimentary tote bags of books can also be found at the (while supplies last). Additional weekends are planned throughout the summer.

Pretty in Pink Party at The Maidstone Hotel & Restaurant – Saturday, August 7

Bedside Reading partner, The Maidstone Hotel & Restaurant in East Hampton, will throw a “Pretty in Pink” family-friendly event for all ages this Saturday, August 7th, from 2:00-7:00 p.m. to introduce the new Maidstone to the Hamptons. Held in its string light garden, the party celebrates the re-launch of their new food and beverage menu complete with face painting, crafts, and kid-friendly drinks for the kids and pink signature drinks for the adults including the Surfer Girl, Rose Margarita, and Montauk Watermelon session ale. It’s a rose all-day celebration with Whispering Angel. Sponsored by Sagamore Rye Whiskey.