Reading Inspired by Famous People

 

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Usually, it’s favorite authors or fellow readers that lead me from one book to the next (e.g., Italo Calvino praised Stendhal; I’m a big Calvino fan so how could I not try Stendhal?), but every once in a while a celebrity I respect or a movie inspires me to read a book. Below are some of the more notable instances:

What books have movies, music, or art brought you to and were they worthwhile?

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