Stunning, alluring, and ultimately tragic, the Some Like It Hot and The Seven Year Itch actress, Marilyn Monroe, was more than a blonde bombshell, Hollywood star, singer, and sex symbol.
Marilyn Monroe was an avid reader.
The library of Marilyn Monroe contained over 400 books on a vast variety of genres and subjects.
Marilyn Monroe said, “If I play a stupid girl and ask a stupid question, I’ve got to follow it through, what am I supposed to do, look intelligent?”
Here’s a sampling of Marilyn Monroe’s favorite books.