Why are so many fascinated by celebrity? With their lives of wealth, fame, and million-strong Twitter accounts, seem so different than ours, in so many ways. But there's at least one thing we have in common with the star set: We like books. And like we've done the past several years, we've collected reading lists from celebrities-turned-authors who supplement their incomes as actors, politicians, chefs, TV personalities, newspeople, and comedians—there are even a few who became famous by writing books. Here's a glimpse at the reading piles of these famous bookworms, in their own words.
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