Read this against my emotional judgment and loved it.

Books to Read Before They Hit the Big Screen

The Fault in Our Stars by John Green. Hazel’s cancer is terminal, but when Augustus Waters appears at the Cancer Kid Support Group, Hazel’s story is about to be rewritten.

WILD by Cheryl Strayed. Heartbreaking, funny and inspiring. A rewarding read.

Cheryl Strayed: Hiking 1,100 miles to a fresh start

"You got to figure out which end of the needle you’re gon be, the one that’s fastened to the thread or the end that pierces the cloth."

The Invention of Wings Binding Unknown. Sarah Grimké is the middle daughter. The one her mother calls difficult and her father calls remarkable. On Sarah's eleventh birthday, Hetty 'Handful' Grimké is taken from the slave quarters she sh.

I really suggest reading this... i wouldn't say go all out on this but he makes very valid points

What's the Deal With the Wheat Belly Diet?

Wheat Belly: Lose the Wheat,Lose the Weight, and Find Your Path Back to Health by Dr. William Davis is a fantastic book that discusses the negative health impact of eating wheat and gluten. I highly recommend this book!

Read Before You See: This Is Where I Leave You

When their father passes away, four grown siblings are forced to return to their childhood home and live under the same roof together for a week, along with their over-sharing mother and an assortment of spouses, exes and might-have-beens.

Will Grayson, Will Grayson by John Green and David Levithan.

Will Grayson, Will Grayson: John Green, David Levithan. This is the book that got me into John Green!

The Heretic Queen

The Heretic Queen: Heiress of Misfortune, Pharaoh's Beloved: Michelle Moran:

Moloka’i by Alan Brennert | Love At First Book Who doesn't enjoy a book about leprosy? Check out Moloka'i by Alan Brennert!

Story Of A Young Hawaaian Woman Who Contracts Leprosy and is sent to a leper colony on the island of Molokai. It is a rich, heartwarming novel.

Whistling Past the Graveyard.

Whistling Past the Graveyard: Susan Crandall: In the summer of nine-year-old spitfire Starla Claudelle runs away from her strict grandmother’s Mississippi home.

The Luminaries by Eleanor Catton: Man Booker Prize Proof

S. J. Watson's Before I Go To Sleep: An Unforgettable Psychological Thriller

The luminaries/ Eleanor Catton / a magnificent novel of love, lust, murder, and greed, in which three unsolved crimes link the fates and fortunes of twelve men. Dickens meets Deadwood in this internationally celebrated phenomenon.


Alan Rickman aka Professor Snape from the Harry Potter movies! Professor Snape is my favorite character in the series and Alan Rickman was the perfect actor to play him! I absolutely positively love this quote from him!

The Painted Girls: A Novel by Cathy Marie Buchanan

The Painted Girls / Cathy Marie Buchanan. In belle époque Paris, the Van Goethem sisters struggle for survival after the sudden death of their father, a situation that prompts young Marie's ballet training and her introduction to a genius painter.

The Silkworm by Robert Galbraith

The Silkworm: Cormoran Strike Series, Book 2 by Robert Galbraith. Private investigator Cormoran Strike returns in a new mystery from Robert Galbraith, author of the international bestseller The Cuckoo's Calling.

Awesome. And they're adapting it for an HBO miniseries too . . .

A Visit From the Good Squad by Jennifer Egan – 2010 National Book Critics Circle Award; 2011 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction

August: Osage County

10 Contemporary Plays That Should Be on Your Shelf

August:Osage County-One of the most bracing and critically acclaimed plays in recent Broadway history, "August: Osage County" is a portrait of the dysfunctional American family at its finest--and absolute worst.