Jessica, Preston | January 2, 2018
Do you want to read like the A-list? Oprah Winfrey is still the queen of celebrity book recommendations, but several other starlets are coming for her crown. These days it seems every movie star is touting their favourite book on Instagram. Read on for some star-studded titles.
The November @reesesbookclubxhellosunshine book pick is here, y’all! It’s #ThisIsTheStoryOfAHappyMarriage by #AnnPatchett, which is a collection of essays that explores what it means to have friends, fall in love, struggle and succeed. Reading this book is like talking to one of your best friends. I think you’ll enjoy it! #Reesesbookclubxhellosunshine
Mindy Kaling is a busy woman! In addition to writing two fantastic memoirs (Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? and Why Not Me?) and starring in her hit TV series (The Mindy Project), she also finds time to read widely. All sorts of books have popped up in her Instagram feed, from literary fiction and thrillers to memoirs and cookbooks. Some titles include:
Actress and UN Women Global Goodwill Ambassador Emma Watson is both an avid reader and an advocate for gender equality. Her Goodreads book club, Our Shared Self, celebrates feminist literature. Past titles include:
When she’s not in front of the cameras, “Scream Queens” actress Emma Roberts runs the online book club, Belletrist. Each month the Belletrist website promotes a different book and independent bookstore. Past titles include:
You may know Constance Wu from Fresh Off the Boat (or the upcoming film adaptation of Crazy Rich Asians!). Judging by her Instagram feed, she too is an avid reader. She’s recommended quite a few titles over the past few months, including:
Sarah Jessica Parker is a working actress, fashion icon, shoe designer, and editorial director of her own publishing imprint, yet she still finds time to read and recommend books on her Instagram account. Some of her recommendations include: