A Few of My Faaaaavorite Thiiiiings


  • Little Women by Louisa May Alcott
  • A Dictionary of Wit, Wisdom, and Satire by Herbert V. Prochnow
  • Carry On, Mr. Bowditch by Jean Lee Latham
  • Rules of the Road and
    Hope was Here by Joan Bauer
  • Florida Critters by Bill Zak (OK, don’t laugh.  Yes, this is a bug ID book for Florida, but it is so stinking funny and conversational that I’ve read through it completely a couple times…)
  • Across Five Aprils by Irene Hunt
  • Till We Have Faces by C.S. Lewis
  • The Westing Game by Ellen Raskin
  • The Sherwood Ring by Elizabeth Marie Pope


  • The Stormlight Archives by Brandon Sanderson
  • Mistborn by Brandon Sanderson
  • The Enchanted Forest Chronicles by Patricia C. Wrede
  • Encyclopedia Brown by Donald J. Sobol


  • Isaac Asimov
  • Dorothy L. Sayers
  • Conan Doyle
  • Agatha Cristie
  • C.S. Lewis
  • Joan Bauer
  • Louisa May Alcott


  • O Come to the Altar by Elevation Worship
  • Whisper Something by Aaron Sprinkle
  • Most any song by Petra
  • Symphonies by Natalie Grant
  • Most any song by dcTalk
  • It Is Well by David Dunn
  • Life on the Line by Mastedon


  • Ender’s Game
  • Seven Brides for Seven Brothers
  • John Carter
  • Sherlock Holmes and the Game of Shadows
  • Upside Down
  • Wonder Woman
  • Flushed Away