Read is awesome. People who read are awesome. This is a tumblr of extra-awesome (that is, famous) people reading. Books, magazines, newspapers, comics. You name it, they read it. Feast your eyes on a few of our favorites, and bookmark Awesome People Reading for your next fall into an internet rabbit hole.
Here’s a young Margaret Atwood looking lovely on a sunny day.
It’s good to see John Waters reading, since he is known for saying, “We need to make books cool again. If you go home with somebody and they don’t have books, don’t fuck them.”
Zora Neale Hurston reads.
So does funnyman P.G. Wodehouse.
Mindy Kaling brings the humorous book commentary.
And I wonder what Ben Affleck is reading?
David Bowie rocks the bookish look.
Virginia Woolf reads.
And Alison Bechdel reads Virginia Woolf
Frank Sinatra reads to Marilyn Monroe.
And John Steinbeck has never looked better.
Want more? Awesome People Reading has 140 pages of photos to delight you. What are you waiting for? Go meet your new addiction.
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