If you've been struggling through (or just plain avoiding) your school's assigned Summer Reading, don't despair. You can make the best of it by focusing on making choices, such as when and where you will read.
Are you a fan of Shark Week on the Discovery Channel? It's a full week of programming dedicated to those fearsome yet misunderstood creatures of the sea. If you missed it on TV, you can have your own Shark Week at home with these DVDs!
There is never a bad time to start playing chess or to get back into it again. The wheels of the world of chess are always spinning so there's always someone to play with, whether at a local chess club or online.