My teens spent the summer re-reading, and watching the movie versions of their favorite dystopian series. Not wanting to be left behind (no pun intended) I joined in, listening through the audio versions of the books they were reading (that way the laundry stayed under control, and we occasionally still had home-cooked dinners).
After The Hunger Games,
...and had one of those "I coulda had a V8" moments.
1970 V8 Commercial by RandomCommercials
Instead of a summer of depressing dystopian/teeny-bopper romance type fiction, I could have read (or listened in style) to the entire Bible - which has a quite excellent ending, I might add - with time to spare.
I was depressed for a minute.
Then I remembered, summer's not over yet.