Move Over, Emma Watson: Chrissy Teigen and Kim Kardashian Are Starting a Book Club


Chrissy Teigen and Kim Kardashian
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Grab your Kindles or just tons of booze if you haven't got the time to crack open a novel—Kim Kardashian and Chrissy Teigen have just invited us all to join their book club.

With a tweet Wednesday evening, the kids' clothing designer (opens in new tab) announced the inception of the reading circle and its first title, New York Times best-seller Embraced by the Light (opens in new tab) by Betty J. Eadie.

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Not a terribly surprising choice, as a few days earlier, she'd gushed over meeting the author and how her work "helped me live my life in such a full way."

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Do you think it'll be the kind where minimal literary discussion happens? Or, like, seminar-level debates on symbolism and themes and whatnot? Either way, sign us up.

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Chelsea Peng is a writer and editor who was formerly the assistant editor at She's also worked for The Strategist and Refinery29, and is a graduate of Northwestern University. On her tombstone, she would like a GIF of herself that's better than the one that already exists on the Internet and a free fro-yo machine. Besides frozen dairy products, she's into pirates, carbs, Balzac, and snacking so hard she has to go lie down.