Hollywood Book Club

Check out the page-turners celeb bookworms – Snooki! SJP! Violet Affleck! – can't put down

01 of 10

NICOLE "SNOOKI" POLIZZI

NICOLE "SNOOKI" POLIZZI
National Photo Group

Her book club: Gin and Juiceheads
What she's reading: Are You There Vodka? It's Me, Chelsea by Chelsea Handler
Category: Comedic memoirs
Relevant because… Jersey Shore's pint-sized, tequila-guzzling guidette, who was arrested for public drunkenness in July, is taking best-seller notes for her own book.

02 of 10

SARAH JESSICA PARKER

SARAH JESSICA PARKER
Starlitepics/Abaca

Her book club: Manhattan Matriarchs
What she's reading: Freedom by Jonathan Franzen
Category: Fiction
Relevant because… The female protagonist in this family saga – and Oprah Book Club Pick – is a middle-aged mother (just like SJP!) frustrated by her lack of control over her rebellious brood.

03 of 10

VIOLET AFFLECK

VIOLET AFFLECK
JMZ777/ Meet The Famous

Her book club: Pint-Sized P.I.s of Hollywood
What she's reading: Pony Problems (Nancy Drew & the Clue Crew 3) by Carolyn Keene
Category: Mystery
Relevant because… Ben and Jen's clued-in kid, 4½, is adding budding bookworm to her extracurricular list of ballet and dress-up accomplishments.

04 of 10

MILEY CYRUS

MILEY CYRUS
WENN

Her book club: Love, Loss and What I Didn't Wear
What she's reading: The Mastery of Love: A Practical Guide to the Art of Relationship by Miguel Ruiz
Category: Self-Help
Relevant because… Though currently on-again with Aussie beau Liam Hemsworth, it seems Cyrus is looking to the pillars of Toltec wisdom to strengthen their union.

05 of 10

FRANCES BEAN COBAIN

FRANCES BEAN COBAIN
Flynet

Her book club: Youths in Revolt
What she's reading: The Sane Society by Erich Fromm
Category: Social sciences
Relevant because… Publicly feuding with her rocker mom Courtney Love, a stability-seeking Cobain could be looking for insight on the human condition.

06 of 10

BRADLEY COOPER

BRADLEY COOPER
National Photo Group

His book club: Underground Fanboys
What he's reading: Endymion by Dan Simmons
Category: Science fiction
Relevant because… This box-office star's selection – about alternate galaxies! – suggests the Georgetown grad embraces his inner Dungeons amp Dragons geek more than Dolce amp Gabbana.

07 of 10

ANNALYNNE MCCORD

ANNALYNNE MCCORD
National Photo Group

Her book club: SoCal Suffrage
What she's reading: Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide by Nicholas D. Kristof amp Sheryl WuDunn
Category: Human rights
Relevant because… McCord may play a spoiled teenage drama queen on 90210, but she's flipping the script offscreen by getting political.

08 of 10

KELLAN LUTZ

KELLAN LUTZ
Splash News Online

His book club: Tree-Hugging Hotties
What he's reading: A**holeology: The Science Behind Getting Your Way – And Getting Away With It by Steven B. Green, Dennis LaValle amp Chris Illuminati
Category: Humor
Relevant because… It doesn't take a bookworm to note the irony between Lutz and his girlfriend AnnaLynne McCord's conflicting reading lists.

09 of 10

SHIA LABEOUF

SHIA LABEOUF
Fame

His book club: Second City Murder Club
What he's reading: For the Thrill of It: Leopold, Loeb, and the Murder That Shocked Chicago by Simon Baatz
Category: U.S. history
Relevant because… While fighting robots on the Chicago set of Transformers 3, LaBeouf gets a thrilling sense of place with the historical page-turner based on a famed 1924 murder case.

10 of 10

KERI RUSSELL

KERI RUSSELL
Doug Meszler/Splash News Online

Her book club: Hollywood Hogwarts
What she's reading: Harry Potter and The Half-Blood Prince by J.K. Rowling
Category: Young adult fiction
Relevant because… Looks like the Running Wilde star is working her maternal magic, adding a new saga to her and 3-year-old son River's Bedtime Stories hour.

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