On today's show
, Anderson met Amanda Hocking
, a 27-year-old author who didn't take no for an answer. Instead, she reached her goal of being an author by age 26 by self-publishing. She has now sold over a million books and has a contract with a major publisher, printing her bestselling Trylle trilogy series.
Amanda shared books that inspired her writing career
. And now, as promised, here is a list from Anderson of some of his favorite reads... What are some of your favorite books? Share your reading suggestions below in comments...