It’s a piece of advice that comes up regularly: if you want to write, you need to read. Even if you don’t want to write, reading opens doors to knowledge and imagination. In case you’ve ever wondered what is (or has been) on the bookshelves of some of the most famous names, this infographic from Bid4Papers offers a quick snapshot.

You Are What You Read

You Are What You Read (via Bid4Papers)

Do you believe we are what we read? What’s on your shelf?