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    One hundred of today’s most prominent literary and cultural icons talk about the books that hold a special place in their hearts—that made them who they are today.

    One hundred of today’s most prominent literary and cultural icons talk about the books that hold a special place in their hearts—that made them who they are today.

    Leading authors, politicians, CEOs, actors, and other notables share the books that changed their life, why they love them, and their passion with readers everywhere. Regan Arts has teamed up with the literary charity 826National, which will receive a portion of the book’s proceeds to provide students ages 6–18 with opportunities to explore their creativity and improve their writing skills.

    Contributors include Al Roker, Carl Hiaasen, Dave Eggers, Emma Straub, Eric Idle, Fay Weldon, Fran Lebowitz, Gillian Flynn, Gregory Maguire, Jeff Kinney, Jim Shepard, Laura Lippman, Lev Grossman, Liev Schrieber, Margaret Atwood, Mayim Bialik, Nelson De Mille, Rosanne Cash, Susan Orlean, Tim Gunn, and Tommy Hilfiger, among others.

    Head over to TheBooksThatChangedMyLife.com to share which book changed your life.

    Book Praise

    A book lover's delight, Bethanne Patrick's bountiful collection gathers recommendations from a who's who of persuasive literary and arts figures.

    Shelf Awareness

    This valuable anthology will guide readers toward the books to read next, and/or those to reread now.

    Library Journal

    For true bibliophiles, this sort of collection is irresistible.

    Newsday

    A fine collection.

    Jeff Minick, Smoky Mountain News