The Sentinel

K-Pop Stars who are avid readers

Feb 25, 2022
RM from BTS
Fans of BTS would know that the band's leader RM loves to read and literature has hugely influenced his work as a musician. Some of his book recommendations include '1984' by George Orwell, 'IQ84' by Haruki Murakami and 'Me Before You' by Jojo Moyes
The works of South Korean singer, songwriter actress IU are quite inspired by literature. For instance, every song in her album 'Chat-Shire' is inspired by a book character!
Jinyoung from GOT7
GOT7's Jinyoung is quite well read. From classic to modern writers, he has read most of them including Ray Bradbury, F. Scott FItzgerald, John Green and Haruki Murakami
Kai from EXO
EXO's Kai is known to be an avid reader, and he often talks about books in his interviews. In one such interview in 2019, he mentioned that one of his favorite books is 'The devotion of Suspect X' by Keigo Higashino
Yeri from Red Velvet
Red Velvet's Yeri is often spotted travelling with a book. From romance novels to murder mysteries to classics, her taste in literature is quite eclecteic. Some of the books she was spotted with are 'Confessions' by Kanae Minato and 'Malice' by Keigo Higashino
Seohyun from Girl's Generation
Girl's generation youngest member Seohyun is also often spotted carrying a book. One of the books shhe recommended is 'Writing Hope with Eyes by Park Seung II
Jaehyun from NCT
NCTzens would know that Jaehyun is an avid reader. And one of his favorite books is 'The Courage to be disliked' by Kishimi Ichiro
Jisoo from Blackpink
Blackpink's Jisoo is known to be an avid reader. Some of her books seen on her bookshelf include 'Firefly' by Haruki Murakami and 'The Little Prince' by Antoine de Saint-Exupery