The 5 Books Every Lifeguard Should Read

With the holidays just around the corner, you may have some extra time on your hands. Whether you’re a lifeguard or you’re simply interested in the industry, now is a great time to learn more about the guardians of the ocean. When you’re looking for a book to read by the fireplace, check out some of these books for lifeguards:

Lifeguard, James Patterson

Patterson is known for his thrillers, so this book should be no different. Lifeguard packs mystery, romance, adventure, and murder into a fun novel for all to enjoy!

Bilbo the Lifeguard Dog: A True Story of Friendship and Heroism, Steven Jamieson and Alison Bowyer

Dogs? Check. Lifeguards? Check. Lifeguard dogs? Another check! This book is a perfect read for anyone who loves the lifeguard industry AND dogs. It starts with a puppy by the name of Bilbo, and we follow him as he grows up alongside his lifeguard owner, Steve.

Lifeguards of San Diego County, Michael T Martino

If you’re looking for an informative read about Cali-living lifeguards, this book may be a good fit for you! There’s a lot to learn about the lifeguards of San Diego, from rescues to terrifying experiences on the job.

Making Waves, Nicole Leigh Shepherd

After a last-minute decision to become a lifeguard, the novel’s protagonist, Abby, decides she wants to do more than patrol the beaches. She wants to enter a lifeguard competition so that she can pay for her college. It’s an exciting read that keeps you on the edge of your seat!

Caitlin, Jade Parker

Who said romance novels are only for the summer? Caitlin follows the story of a single lady who is looking for love in her lifeguard chair. You’ll have to read it to find out if she does!

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