Here is a list of the best books for 2013 - as well as descriptions and excerpts. A Book Club resource (probably good for 2015 if one wants to find a book at the library without having to wait months!
Jon Stewart, explaining to young people why books are awesome. I love this. Even tho I read on an iPad now, books always win.
16 Little Books To Read On Long Journeys. Short enough to finish in one plane, train, or car ride. Meaningful enough to stick with you throughout your travels.