I have been tapped to do the 10-favourite-books meme on Facebook by both Sven and Amber, but I can't follow rules, so I've expanded the meme to be a list of 10 books that continue to affect me and/or stay with me over time, and I'm posting this on my blog rather than on Facebook. What a rebel.
You will notice that none of the books on my list came out within the last 15 years. Literature seems to have dug its deepest hooks into me before the age of 25, and, if I am to be honest, my primary source of reading material these days is the internet. This is a terrible, horrible, no good thing to have to confess: I've been working on getting through Tina Fey's Bossypants since May.
You may call me an ignoramus now. I can take it.Read More