Wednesday, April 9, 2008
Jesus, Scarlett O'Hara, Frodo Baggins
A new Harris Poll of 2,500 readers shows that the Bible is overwhelmingly the favorite book in America, with "The Lord of the Rings" and "Gone With the Wind" coming in second or third, depending on the gender of those surveyed. Also in the top ten: the Harry Potter series, Stephen King's "The Stand", "To Kill a Mockingbird", "Atlas Shrugged", "Catcher in the Rye"and two books by Dan Brown ("Angels and Demons" and "The Da Vinci Code") round out the top ten. The full story is here.