How Oprah opened a window on books

“I love books. I think books open windows to the world for all of us".

2nd April, 2005

“I love books. I think books open windows to the world for all of us". This is the kind of gushing enthusiasm that Oprah Winfrey has brought to the world of publishing, with some extraordinary results.

The world's best-known Book Club opened for business on September 17, 1996.

Basing the club around her TV chat show, Winfrey picked books, invited the authors to appear on her show and selected viewers to join her for a follow-up...

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