Everyone who loves reading has a favourite book and their personal favourite author. But when we are looking for good book recommendations who better to turn to than our favourite authors? Even our authors needed the inspiration to get where they are today. So here is the list of famous authors and their favourite books.
J. K. Rowling: Emma by Jane Austen
The creative genius behind the world of Harry Potter, J. K. Rowling enjoys reading books while she is not busy writing one of her own. Her favourite book remains “Emma by Jane Austen”. This book is about a beautiful, clever and single girl Emma, who sees no need for love or marriage but enjoys matchmaking. Her carefully laid plans have consequences she did not see coming her way. This book is delightful, romantic, funny and highly entertaining.
James Patterson: The 5th Wave by Rick Yancey
James Patterson, who is famously known for his thrillers, recommends “The 5th Wave by Rick Yancey” a book from the science-fiction genre. The book is about an alien invasion leading towards the apocalypse. Struggling to find her brother and save herself, Cassie meets Evan, a mysterious stranger who is her only hope. This book maintains suspense throughout and keeps the readers on the edge until the last page.
John Green: Bossypants by Tina Fey
The Fault in Our Stars, Paper Towns and Looking for Alaska are books that hold a special place for a reader. The author of these famous books, John Green recommends reading the autobiography “Bossypants by Tina Fey”. Tina Fey is an American actress, writer, producer and comedian. Read about her insightful yet funny story on how she got to where she is today. This book is a must-read from our list of famous authors and their favourite books to understand that “you’re no one until someone calls you bossy”.
Amish Tripathi: The Ocean of Churn by Sanjeev Sanyal
Known for his famous books on the Shiva trilogy, Amish Tripathi enjoyed reading “The Ocean of Churn by Sanjeev Sanyal”. This book is about a fascinating tale of the cities of Angkor and Vijaynagar during the early human migrations. Get immersed in this incredible journey through ancient archaeological sites, forgotten histories and some exciting revelations.
Paula Hawkins: When Will There Be Good News by Kate Atkinson
Paula Hawkins, the author of the best-selling book The Girl on the Train says that “When Will There Be Good News by Kate Atkinson” is her favourite book. A crime fiction, this book revolves around the life of three people who come together in a deeply thrilling and unexpected way. This book is full of unexpected twists and dramatic events for all the readers.
We come to the end of our list of “5 Famous Authors and Their Favourite Books to Read”. We hope you find your favourite book from this list just like our favourite authors did. Stay tuned to know more about famous authors and their favourite books.
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