Celebrities are always looking for a way to express themselves, and many have found that writing a book is the perfect outlet. While celebrities pen memoirs all the time, some famous stars have stepped it up a notch and created original works of fiction, ghostwriter probably included. Who knew Madonna was the author of several children’s books? And did you know that Hilary Duff has two novels under her belt?
From James Franco to Naomi Campbell, movie stars, models and reality stars have all put ink to paper, and written some good and some not-so-great novels. For a look at some of Hollywood’s celebrity authors, check out our gallery below and add some Hollywood to your reading list.
Author is on James Franco’s long list of accomplishments, which includes Oscar-nominated actor, director, artist and PhD candidate at Yale University. He has written two books, “Palo Alto” and “Actors Anonymous.”