1. Blackwood Farm, Anne Rice
2. Wuthering Heights, Emily Brontë#*
3. Agnes Grey, Anne Brontë#
4. The Woman Who Rides Like a Man, Tamora Pierce
5. Lioness Rampant, Tamora Pierce

6. The Tao of Pooh, Benjamin Hoff*
7. Jane Eyre, Charlotte Brontë*#
8. Girl, Interrupted, Susanna Kaysen*
9. A Tree Grows in Brooklyn, Betty Smith*
10. The Summer Tree, Guy Gavriel Kay*
11. The Wandering Fire, Guy Gavriel Kay*
12. The Darkest Road, Guy Gavriel Kay*

13. Daughter of the Forest, Juliet Marillier
14. The Briar King, Greg Keyes
15. Guilty Pleasures, Laurell K. Hamilton*
16. A Kiss of Shadows, Laurell K. Hamilton*
17. A Caress of Twilight, Laurell K. Hamilton*
18. Storm Front, Jim Butcher
19. Harry Potter & the Sorcerer's Stone, J.K. Rowling*
20. Harry Potter & the Chamber of Secrets, J.K. Rowling*
21. Harry Potter & the Prisoner of Azkaban, J.K. Rowling*
22. Harry Potter & Goblet of Fire, J.K. Rowling*
23. Harry Potter & the Order of the Phoenix, J.K. Rowling
24. Writing the Novel: From Plot to Print, Lawrence Block
25. The Forest for the Trees: An Editor's Advice to Writers, Betsy Lerner
26. Son of the Shadows, Juliet Marillier
27. Reviving Ophelia: Saving the Selves of Adolescent Girls, Mary Pipher, Ph.D.*
28. The Complete Idiot's Guide to T'ai Chi and QiGong, Bill Douglas
30. On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft, Stephen King*
31. Self-Editing for Fiction Writers, Renni Browne and Dave King
32. Telling Lies for Fun and Profit: A Manual for Fiction Writers, Lawrence Block*
33. The First Five Pages, Noah Lukeman
34. Why Girls are Weird, Pamela Ribon
35. Beloved, Toni Morrison
36. William Shakespeare: A Popular Life, Garry O'Connor
37. The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay, Michael Chabon
38. A Game of Thrones, George R. R. Martin
39. A Clash of Kings, George R. R. Martin
40. The Dark Tower V: Wolves of the Calla, Stephen King

* - reread
# - for school