The book I wish I wrote.

The book I wish I wrote.

The first book that left me in awe.

The first book that left me in awe.

The book that made me start writing.

The book that made me start writing.

The first book I ever applied literary theory to, and the first book I read more than once.

The first book I ever applied literary theory to, and the first book I read more than once.

The first book I fell in love with.

The first book I fell in love with.

The best fantasy novel I've ever read.

The best fantasy novel I've ever read.

        The go-back-to book.

       The go-back-to book.

 
The mentor's book.

The mentor's book.

The best children's book.

The best children's book.

The book that changed my writing life.

The book that changed my writing life.

The first book that made me cry.

The first book that made me cry.

The book that gave me bad dreams.

The book that gave me bad dreams.

My favorite book of poetry.

My favorite book of poetry.

The book every writer must read.

The book every writer must read.

The first book I read in one sitting.

The first book I read in one sitting.

Another book I wish I wrote.

Another book I wish I wrote.

My hands-down favorite book.

My hands-down favorite book.

The you-have-to-read-it-because-I-can't-explain-it book.

The you-have-to-read-it-because-I-can't-explain-it book.

The book that makes all stories make sense.

The book that makes all stories make sense.

The I-will-read-this-to-my-kids-one-day book.

The I-will-read-this-to-my-kids-one-day book.