08/10/2011 10:33 am ET Updated Oct 10, 2011

Michele Bachmann: What Do Her Favorite Books Tell Us?

Michele Bachmann’s life is an open book in more ways than one.

Sure, we know about her migraines, her foster children, the suspicions about her husband. But if you really want to know the congresswoman from Minnesota and one of the leading contenders to run for president in 2012 – if you really want to know anyone – you have to check out her bookshelf.