The Hollywood Book Club

The Hollywood Book Club

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Audrey Hepburn, Humphrey Bogart, Gregory Peck, Rita Hayworth, Marilyn Monroe-the brightest stars of the silver screen couldn't resist curling up with a good book. This unique collection of rare photographs celebrates the joy of reading in classic film style. The Hollywood Book Club captures screen luminaries on set, in films, in playful promotional photos, or in their own homes and libraries with books from literary classics to thrillers, from biographies to children's books, reading with their kids, and more. Featuring nearly 60 enchanting images, lively captions about the stars and what they're reading by Hollywood photo archivist Steven Rea, and a glamorous stamped case design, here's a real page-turner for booklovers and cinephiles.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 120 pages
  • 203 x 203 x 17.78mm | 566.99g
  • San Francisco, United States
  • English
  • B&W photos throughout
  • 1452176892
  • 9781452176895
  • 1,129,590

Review quote

"Delightful collection with a dash of Hollywood glamour, of images of classic film stars, from Audrey Hepburn to Gregory Peck reading books. Possibly my favourite is James Dean finishing The Complete Poetical Works of James Whitcomb Riley while smoking."
-The Bookseller (UK)
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About Steven Rea

Steven Rea is the author of several Hollywood-themed photography books, and his archive of movie photographs numbers in the thousands. He lives in Philadelphia.
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