In no certain order, these are the best books— oft for differing reasons:


    • Kurt Vonnegut  1922- 2007


    • Slaughterhouse 5 — Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.   (also a favorite movie)
    • Cat’s Cradle– Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.
    • Mother Night– Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.    (also a favorite movie)

The Girl with the Dragon Tatoo and its accompanying trilogy!! —  Stieg Larsson



  • Catch 22 – Joseph Heller
  • Rush Limbaugh is a Big Fat Idiot — Al Franken
  • The Autobiography of Larry Sanders — Garry Shandling   (also a favorite TV show)
  • Why Not Me? & other Franken books!– Al Franken
  • Election and Little Children– Tom Perrotta (also two favorite movies)
  • Naked — David Sedaris
  • The Wild Trees — strangely interesting subject! Richard Preston