The rushing Ram will want a quick and entertaining read. Short stories and thrillers suit the turbo-charged Aries. Favorite books could include Edgar Allen Poe's stories, and some of Stephen King's shorter works.
The patient Bull won't have a problem plodding through educational books or drawn-out suspense thrillers. While some people need to read the last page first, you can wait to reach the climactic end of an Agatha Christie book, and you'll appreciate every moment of Russian masters like Tolstoy and Dostoyevsky.
Bored easily and always ready to learn, the Twins will dive into short stories, educational books, fiction or cartoons. You'll read anything from Shakespeare to Updike to Simon Singh and finish off the day by going through C.S. Lewis' complete Chronicles of Narnia.
The sensitive and caring Crab will enjoy cozying up at home with a good tear-jerking romance novel, or a bookthat evokes warm childhood memories. While sitting in front of a roaring fire with a cup of hot cocoa, you'll bereading something by Maeve Binchy or Louisa May Alcott.
Romantics at heart with a penchant for playing the drama queen, the Lion will keep entertained with romance, fiction, drama or adventure stories. Sylvia Plath should satisfy that intensely dramatic streak, and John Grisham fulfills your need for accessible, instant excitement.
The quick-minded and detail-intensive Virgo likes to cut straight to the point. When it comes to books, it had better be of the no-nonsense, educational, factual or instructional variety. You actually find the encyclopedia exciting and read self-help and fitness books for fun.
As the Sign of Marriage and Partnership, Libra will be a big fan of the romance genre when it comes to both books and movies. Gone With Wind and Wuthering Heights rank among your favorites. In fact, searching the shelves for anything by the Bronte sisters should make your decision simple.
As the Sign of Death, Scorpio can not so surprisingly handle the metaphysical and more abstract quite well. Books that fit into the categories of drama, suspense and horror will stimulate your penetrating mind. Anais Nin ranks among your top choice for intensity, and Anton Chekov's plays will stimulate your curious mind.
The sign of adventure, the Archer will launch their arrows into books and movies that offer adventure, travel, education, comedy, action or a foreign influence. There may be dog-eared copies of the works of James Michener lying about, and Douglas Adams, "Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy" sits in your backpack.
Serious-minded and cautious, the Goat will be a fan of fact. Books that are educational and dramatic are preferable, and if they can help you hone your career goals and skills, all the better. Dale Carnegie's, "How to Win Friends and Influence People" and Norman Vincent Peale's, "The Power of Positive Thinking" have places of honor on your shelf.
Unconventional and scientific, Aquarius will enjoy books that are as out there as they are. Science fiction, fiction and adventure are moving along with you at warp speed into the new millennium and beyond. Check out the classic works of Ray Bradbury, Robert Heinlein and Aldous Huxley for your glimpse at the future.
A hopeless romantic, the Fish will be happy to be swimming in tears brought on by a sappy romance story or a sob-inducing drama. With a penchant for escaping reality, you're a book buff who wants to get really involved in a story. For this you can use Barbara Kingsolver, or dive into the realms of Arthurian legend.