Eager Readers Name Favorite Books

As a librarian,undoubtedly you’re an eager reader–but on the other hand, perhaps your name isn’t legend. Here from the AP is a list of “Who Reads What” published annually by retired librarian Glenna Nowell in Gardiner, Maine. The list includes (of course) first lady Laura Bush (whose husband made the list as Texas Governor in 1999), along with John Major (former British PM), Al Roker (TV personality), authors actors and politicians. Favorite reads are by Dostoyevsky, Trollope, Walter Mosely and Truman Capote, among others.