Once upon a time, I did read novels, classics and works of fiction. I progressed into memoirs, classic literature, and then my burst of fruity flavored goodness – Catholic writing. I saw this article and by the Huffington Post in my Facebook feed and instantly loved it. Which is odd because I am not crazy about the HP. I am crazy about the other HP…Harry Potter. I digress. It is 31 Stereotypes About Book Lovers That Are Absolutely True I am CRAZY for books. Absolutely nutty. You’ve seen my nightstand. And that’s just my nightstand. After reading that list, my friend Emily asked a few people what their Top 10 books were. Links provided for your convenience (using Amazon, but with affiliate links for some of my fav Catholic peeps). In no particular order, here’s my list. Care to share yours?
1. The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger
2. The Great Gatsby by
3. Lord of the Rings by J.R.R. Tolkein
4. Hard Boiled Wonderland and the End of the World by Haruki Murakami
1. The Catcher in the Rye
2. The Great Gatsby
3. Lord of the Rings
4. Hard Boiled Wonderland and the End of the World
6. Paradise, Piece by Piece by Molly Peacock (this one actually inspired me to write back in 1998 when it came out!)
7. Awakening by Kate Chopin
8. La Nouvelle Héloïse by Jean-Jacques Rousseau
9. A Room of One’s Own by Virginia Woolf
10. Alice and Wonderland by Lewis Carroll
Can’t wait to see what yours are
so I can add them to my list!