Oprah Winfrey Friend Questions New Tell-All Biography

In the publication's anniversary issue, Winfrey, a well-known book-lover, lists the 10 books that have mattered most to her in the past decade. They range from the classics to fiction to memoirs.

Endorsements from the talk-show queen though Winfrey's influential book club have catapulted many a title to best-seller status.

Here's a list of Winfrey's favorite books of the decade, according to King:

"A New Earth," by Eckhart Tolle

"Night," by Elie Wiesel

"Discover the Power Within You," by Eric Butterworth

"A Fine Balance," by Rohinton Mistry

"The Poisonwood Bible," by Barbara Kingsolver

"East of Eden," by John Steinbeck

"The Pillars of the Earth," by Ken Follett

"The Known World," by Edward P. Jones

"The Bluest Eye," by Toni Morrison

"The Story of Edgar Sawtelle," by David Wroblewski

All the books have inspired and challenged Winfrey, King said.

Winfrey also has a new book out. "Words that Matter" is a collection of quotations that have appeared in her magazine.

Click HERE to read an excerpt from the book.

Winfrey has said she has lived her life by quotations, according to King. Some of Winfrey's own quotes are included in the book.

The magazine has a special 10th anniversary gift for its readers: gifts that normally sell for more than $100 can be purchased for $9.99 if readers use the code in the magazine when they make their orders.

The Associated Press contributed to this report.

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