A blog post by onlinedegrees.net has a list of 50 Famous Authors and Their All-Time Favorite Books.
Joyce Carol Oates chose Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dostoevsky.
George Pelecanos listed All the King's Men by Robert Penn
Sue Monk Kidd's favorite was The Awakening by Kate Chopin.
Ha Jin chose War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy
Robert B. Parker listed the short novel, The Bear by William Faulkner
Alice Hoffman's favorite was Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte
For the entire list of authors and their favorite books, see 50 Famous Authors
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