Books That Made a Difference to Katie Holmes

The actress loves classic fiction, comedy, and anything that speaks to her maternal side.
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The Ghost of Greenwich Village

352 pages; Ballantine Books
This novel had Holmes at the title: "I love Greenwich Village," says the Ohio native. The tale of a young writer trying to follow in her late mother's literary footsteps "has a lot to say about enduring challenges to achieve a goal."
— As told to Abbe Wright