NPR has a great list of good books to read. I especially enjoyed the Stieg Larsson trilogy. We've watched the Swedish version of "The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo" but can't wait to see the U.S. version with Daniel Craig.
I paint people’s ideal bookshelves: your favorite books, books that changed your life, books that made you who you are. Picking your ideal books is not an easy task (try it!). I think of this project as an intimate form of portraiture - Jane Mount
"People are busy and their inboxes are overloaded. If you don’t hear back from someone in a week or two, send a second note. A little nudging is a good thing. But don’t become a nag." -Katherine Kotaw, founder and spirit of KOTAW Content Marketing
I wanted to see you again, touch you, know who you were, see if I would find you identical with the ideal image of you which had remained with me and perhaps shatter my dream with the aid of reality. - Dom Claude Frollo of The Hunchback of Notre Dame (Top 20 Byronic Heroes in Literature)
Grimm Story Book - This Folio edition, a facsimile of the British edition of 1909, contains sixty of The Brothers Grimm's most famous tales, including 'Snow White', Hansel and Gretel' and 'Red Riding Hood'.