shannondorf

shannondorf  asked:

What are your favorite books?

HI I LIKE YOU THIS IS A GOOD QUESTION

Holy Christ, I have so many favourites that I actually always forget about half of them, does that make sense?

Atonement, The Lovely Bones, Let The Right One In, The Great Gatsby, The Virgin Suicides, The Road, We Need to Talk About Kevin, The Tales of Beedle the Bard, The Gashlycrumb Tinies, Matilda, all the Harry Potters of course, A Room Of One’s Own, The Cement Garden, Jane Eyre, Pride and Prejudice, Hound of the Baskervilles, 1984, Never Let Me Go, This Side of Paradise, No Country For Old Men, Slouching Towards Bethlehem, Weetzie Bat, Frankenstein, The Bell Jar, Possession, The Tale of Desperaux, Peter Rabbit, The Shipping News, Boy/Going Solo, Dubliners, Brave New World, Tales of the Grotesque and Arabesque, To Kill a Mockingbird and approximately 246818175729173785 other ones that aren’t occurring to me right now…

all of this doesn’t include poetry and plays and other beautiful things i love, oh god I JUST LOVE AMAZING WORDS CAN I JUST WALLOW IN THEM FOREVER