I read almost everything. Here are the books and authors (and some poets) that I count as favorites. In no particular order.

  • Edwidge Danticat (Breath, Eyes, Memory)
  • Karin Lowachee (Warchild)
  • Orson Scott Card
  • Anne McCaffrey
  • Lois McMaster Bujold
  • The Red Tent by Anita Diamant
  • Juliet Marillier
  • Sherwood Smith
  • Robin McKinley (The Blue Sword, Deerskin)
  • Elizabeth Kostova (The Historian)
  • Don Marquis
  • J.K. Rowling
  • The Time Traveler’s Wife by Audrey Niffenegger
  • Sharon Shinn
  • e. e. cummings
  • Pablo Neruda
  • Anne Sexton
  • Cormac McCarthy (All the Pretty Horses)
  • Rachel Neumeier
  • Suzanne Collins
  • Kate Elliott
  • The God of Small Things by Arundhati Roy
  • How I Live Now by Meg Rosoff
  • Arcadia by Tom Stoppard