My Guru

I haven’t read a book

Marilyn Monroe’s Books: 13 Titles That Were On Her Shelf
Marilyn Monroe’s personal library: an epic reading list

My guru

My real guru

My other real guru

My really real guru

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The world may be full of fourth-rate writers, but it’s also full of fourth-rate readers. Stan Barstow

My dear Lady Kroesig, I have only read one book in my life, and that is ‘White Fang.’ It’s so frightfully good I’ve never bothered to read another. (Nancy Mitford,”The Pursuit of Love,” 1945)

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Publishing chief: Conservatives want slogans
To Read Or Not To Read
Books Are Bad for You
Ursula LeGuin: Notes on the alleged decline of reading
Australian Novelist Peter Carey: ‘We Have Forgotten How to Read’
‘Functionally illiterate and innumerate’
Why I Don’t Read Books Much Anymore
It’s a Book