Summer House Storytime
Cottages and Bungalows|August-September 2020
Follow an acclaimed journalist on her way through America’s most charming and eclectic waterfront properties to discover the stories—and famous people— behind them.
HANNAH STRANDBERG
When we hear the phrase “summer house,” we often imagine a vision of an Audrey Hepburn-like ingénue, reclining on a wicker chair complete with chintz cushions to match the sunset’s demure blush. However, the real beauty of summer homes boasts more than breezy rattan rockers, antique rugs, and hammered steam-trunks-turned-coffee-tables.

A refreshing read, Summer to Summer: Houses by the Sea shines brightly as Jennifer Ash Rudick, American journalist, best-selling author, and Emmy-nominated documentary filmmaker, leads us on one of her most inspirational explorations of home design yet. Alongside photographer Tria Giovan, Jennifer invites readers to take a stroll along the waterfront and tour America’s most delightful summer homes. From colonial cottages to striking minimalist bungalows, these summer getaways have seaside glam in all the right places.

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