​Here are some of my favorite books (in no particular order):


1. Make Lemonade by Virginia Euwer Wolff

2. Speak by Laurie Halse Anderson

3. To Kill a Mocking Bird by Harper Lee

4. The Amelia Peabody Series by Elizabeth Peters

5. Avalon High, Pants on Fire, and All American Girl by Meg Cabot

6. Sweethearts by Sara Zarr

7. The Way He Lived by Emily Wing Smith

8. The Harry Potter series by J.K. Rowling

9. Hourglass by Myra McEntire

10. Anna and the French Kiss by Stephanie Perkins


Shows, both old and new, that I have really enjoyed watching:

1. The Vampire Diaries
2. Buffy the Vampire Slayer
3. Veronica Mars
4. Friday Night Lights
5. Flight of the Conchords
6. Freaks and Geeks
7. Parks and Recreation
8. Arrested Development

9. Supernatural
10. Burn Notice
11. Community
12. Merlin
13. Drop Dead Diva
14. Modern Family
15. Damages
16. Mad Men (Love/Hate relationship with this one)

17. Avatar: The Last Airbender (Nickelodeon cartoons, not the movie)

18. Downton Abbey


Bands, both old and new, that I have really enjoyed listening to:

1. The Postal Service
2. The Kooks
3. The Shins
4. The Kills

5. Florence and The Machine
6. Radiohead
7. Death Cab for Cutie
8. Vampire Weekend
9. The Hundred In The Hands
10. Bon Iver
11. The Notwist
12. Flaming Lips
13. Peter Bjorn and John
14. Band of Horses
15. Band of Skulls
16. Cake
17. Fleet Foxes
18. Flight of the Conchords
19. Spoon
20. Kings of Convenience

21. Metric

22. Beach House

23. Phantogram