Want to read like a writer? You can start by checking out Miranda July's reading list in Vice. But don't expect any recommendations - unless you consider "milk carton" or "billboards" valuable tips. [Vice via Huffington Post]
Want to really read like a writer?
1) Open bottle of gin
3) Open book your friend from college, who became a doctor wrote in his spare time.
5) criticize everything in it
7) wonder how he got published when your character-driven masterpiece sits amid a stack of rejection letters.
9) Get new bottle