Welcome to the Pinup Book Club, a blog dedicated to reading the books Marilyn Monroe read, and more!

Each month a new book from Marilyn Monroe’s is read (announced the first of each month). As an additional challenge, I will be finding copies of the same editions of each book she had, in order to recreate her library as accurately as possible.

Check out specific details of the editions of her books here:  http://www.librarything.com/catalog/marilynmonroelibrary

Here is the link to the main list of all 430 books. The list was compiled here by Booktryst and is based on an auction of her items.

Here is what we have read so far, and the month/year of reading. If you want to go back and read these books, you can, and join the Instagram discussion for the relevant books at any time!

In the future I hope to host other platforms for discussion right here on the blog, but for now all discussions take place directly on Instagram.



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