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Added by Nusch on 8 Sep 2012 03:15
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Celebrities' favourite books

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Average listal rating (582 ratings) 8.6 IMDB Rating 0
The Building of the Atomic Bomb by Richard Rhodes

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The Catcher in the Rye by J D Salinger *

War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy

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Average listal rating (662 ratings) 8.3 IMDB Rating 0
Lord of the Flies by William Golding *
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The Diary of Anne Frank by Anne Frank



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The Fountainhead by Ayn Rand


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Siddhartha, by Herman Hesse

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The Last of the Mohicans by James Fenimore Cooper

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Average listal rating (255 ratings) 8.2 IMDB Rating 0
You Can't Go Home Again by Thomas Wolfe

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Average listal rating (2536 ratings) 8.1 IMDB Rating 0
Therese Raquin by Emile Zola

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Average listal rating (1424 ratings) 8.1 IMDB Rating 0
Letters to a Young Poet by RM Rilke

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Prodigal Summer by Barbara Kingsolver



"I don't think I got out of bed for three days - I was just eating it up. My favorite story line was the one between Deanna and Eddie Bondo. I found that totally hot. It was one of the hottest love stories I've ever read."
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Average listal rating (2916 ratings) 7.9 IMDB Rating 0
In Cold Blood by Truman Capote

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Average listal rating (562 ratings) 7.9 IMDB Rating 0
Think and Grow Rich by Napoleon Hill

The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett



"I wanted to be Mary Lennox so badly.I still have a soft spot for gardens and I'm always going off to see if I can find locked doors inside them."
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Average listal rating (36 ratings) 7.9 IMDB Rating 0
Collected works by Dylan Thomas

Coming of Age: Growing Up in the Twentieth Centuryby Studs Terkel:

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Odyssey by Homer

Average listal rating (2840 ratings) 7.8 IMDB Rating 0
Crime & Punishmentby Fyodor Dostoevsky

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Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen



"I read the book a lot," Knightley says.

"I've been obsessed by the book since I was about 7. I had all the Austen series on book tape. I was obsessed with the BBC version when I was about 10 or 11. I read the book finally when I was about 14 and got obsessed again."


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Average listal rating (2133 ratings) 7.7 IMDB Rating 0
The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho *



"Coelho talks about the whole of the universe, and it's contained in one grain of sand. For years I've been saying that, and now it's really starting to expose itself to me. My own grain of sand has been a story. The next 10 years will be my peak of innovation in film-making and just as a human being."
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Average listal rating (102 ratings) 7.7 IMDB Rating 0
Harpo Speaks by Harpo Marx

Vlad the Impaler, In Search of the Real Draculaby M.J. Trow

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The Chronicles of Narnia by C.S. Lewis

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The Catcher In The Rye by JD Salinger

Average listal rating (2217 ratings) 7.5 IMDB Rating 0
A People's History of the United States by Howard Zinn



"I started reading passages from it in 1980, actually. I remember when we got the book and for Columbus Day I took it in and was allowed to read parts of [it] to the class."
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The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald


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Average listal rating (2676 ratings) 7.5 IMDB Rating 0
Kiss the Girls by James Patterson

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Anne of Green Gables by Lucy Montgomery



"I just like Anne. I think that she's really funny and that she's crazy, but I like her a lot."
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Average listal rating (24 ratings) 7.4 IMDB Rating 0
The Maltese Falconby Dashiell Hammett

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Average listal rating (601 ratings) 7.4 IMDB Rating 0
Beyond the Paw Paw Trees: The Story of Anna Laviniaby Palmer Brown

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The Hoursby Michael Cunningham

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Average listal rating (1861 ratings) 7.3 IMDB Rating 0
The Catcher in the Rye by J D Salinger *

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The Fountainheadby Ayn Rand


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Average listal rating (145 ratings) 7.3 IMDB Rating 0
The Shipping News by E. Annie Proulx

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Average listal rating (383 ratings) 7.2 IMDB Rating 0
The Brothers Karamazov by Fyodor Dostoyevsky

Man's Search for Meaning by Viktor E Frankl



"This book changed my life," Barrymore says.
"Frankl, a psychologist and concentration camp survivor, shows how we can find the higher meaning in everything, even the most dire situations. He explains to the reader how to go about doing this, and he speaks with experience. This book defines inspiration."
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Ulysses by James Joyce

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Average listal rating (708 ratings) 7.1 IMDB Rating 0
The Beautiful and Damned by F Scott Fitzgerald

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Harriet the Spy by Louise Fitzhugh

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Average listal rating (388 ratings) 7.1 IMDB Rating 0
Three Trapped Tigers by Guillermo Cabrera Infante

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From the Mixed Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiller by E. L. Konigsburg



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20,000 Leagues Under the Sea by Julio Verne

A Walk to Remember by Nicholas Sparks

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The Master and Margarita by Mikhail Bulgakov

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Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood by Rebecca Wells

Alice in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll

Are You There God? It's Me, Margaret by Judy Blume

Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury

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Average listal rating (237 ratings) 6.9 IMDB Rating 0
Moby Dick by Herman Melville

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