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03.28.18 Dru Thru the Years02.15.18 Published
12.16.17 38 of '1712.13.17 30 Songs That I Thought Were Pretty Goo
11.16.17 A Few of My Favorite Things 06.09.16 Summer concerts
12.13.15 Just some stuff I kinda liked this year10.12.15 Pop Punk is the YA Lit of Music
06.12.15 Overwhelmed03.25.15 Redo

A Few of My Favorite Things

top 100 books and top 100 albums.
100Julien Baker
Turn Out the Lights


The Things They Carried - Tim O'Brien (Connected Short Stories)
2 things: 1) This album will def be toward the top of my list at some point but it's still too early to tell, 2) This books was supposed to be #2 on my list but something hecked up and now it's here, so enjoy.
99Sunny Day Real Estate
Diary


Where the Sidewalk Ends - Shel Silverstein (Children's Poetry)
98The Story So Far
Under Soil and Dirt


The Perks of Being a Wallflower - Stephen Chbosky (YA Fiction)
97My Chemical Romance
The Black Parade


Waiting for Godot - Samuel Beckett (Absurdist Play)
96Manchester Orchestra
Simple Math


A Series of Unfortunate Events (all) - Lemony Snicket (YA Fiction)
95Grimes
Art Angels


One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest - Ken Kesey (Fiction)
94Touche Amore
Stage Four


Survivor - Chuck Palahniuk (Fiction)
93Taking Back Sunday
Tell All Your Friends


The Dark Knight Returns - Frank Miller (Graphic Novel)
92 Modern Baseball
You're Gonna Miss It All


From Hell - Alan Moore (Graphic Novel)
91Killer Mike
R.A.P. Music


Cat's Cradle - Kurt Vonnegut (Fiction/Science Fiction)
90Gorillaz
Plastic Beach


The Picture of Dorian Gray - Oscar Wilde (Fiction)
89The Smith Street Band
Throw Me In the River


The Green Mile - Stephen King (Fiction)
88Peter Gabriel
So


The Grapes of Wrath - John Steinbeck (Fiction)
87Yellowcard
When You're Through Thinking, Say Yes


Cloud 9 - Caryl Churchill (Play)
86The Gaslight Anthem
Sink or Swim


Flowers for Algernon - Daniel Keyes (Fiction)
85Solange
A Seat at the Table


Savage Dreams: A Journey Into the Landscape Wars of the American West - Rebecca Solnit (Nonfiction- Reporting)
84Vampire Weekend
Modern Vampires of the City


Kafka on the Shore - Haruki Murakami (Magical Realism/Fiction)
83Green Day
American Idiot


Jane Eyre - Charlotte Bronte (Fiction)
82Anberlin
Vital


The Absolute True Diaries of a Part-Time Indian - Sherman Alexie (YA Fiction)
81Foxing
The Albatross


Only Revolutions - Mark Z. Danielewski (Experimental Fiction)
80Porcupine Tree
In Absentia


Between the World and Me - Ta-Nahesi Coates (Nonfiction- Reporting)
79Bon Iver
For Emma, Forever Ago


Fortune Smiles - Adam Johnson (Short Storeis - Fiction)
78Jeff Rosenstock
We Cool?


Columbine - Dave Cullen (Nonfiction - Reporting)
77The World is a Beautiful Place...
Harmlessness


A Visit From the Good Squad - Jennifer Egan (Fiction)
76Jeff Buckley
Grace


Crush - Richard Siken (Poetry)
75Faith No More
Angel Dust


On Writing - Stephen King (Nonfiction- Craft/Memoir)
(this should really be higher on the list, but I forgot about it and now I'm here and I'm not bumping everything back)
74Alexisonfire
Crisis


Sum - David Eagleman (Super-short existential stories - fiction)
73letlive.
Fake History


Get In Trouble - Kelly Link (Fantasy Short Stories)
72Arcade Fire
Funeral


Fun Home - Alison Bechdel (Nonfiction Graphic Novel)
71Vince Staples
Summertime '06


The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay - Michael Chabon (Fiction)
70Tool
Ænima


High Fidelity - Nick Hornby (Fiction - rec'd for music geeks)
69American Football
American Football


Native Guard - Natasha Trethewey (Poetry)
68You Blew It!
Grow Up, Dude


When Breath Become Air - Paul Kalanithi (Nonfiction - Memoir)
This album will never not be #69
67Flying Lotus
You're Dead!


Beasts of No Nation - Uzodinma Iwela (Fiction)
66Kanye West
My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy


Interpreter of Maladies - Jhumpa Lahiri (Fiction Short Stories)
65blink-182
Enema of the State


The Sisters Brothers - Patrick deWitt (Fiction Western(ish))
64mewithoutYou
Pale Horses


Let Me Be Lonely - Claudia Rankine (Nonfiction/Poetry)
63At the Drive-In
Relationship of Command


We Should All Be Feminists - Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie (Nonfiction)
62Pianos Become the Teeth
The Lack Long After


March - John Robert Lewis (Nonfiction Graphic Novel)
61Steven Wilson
Grace For Drowning


Norwegian Woods - Haruki Murakami (Magical Realism - Fiction)
60Laura Stevenson
Sit Resist


All the Bright Places - Jennifer Niven (YA Fiction)
59Prawn
You Can Just Leave It All


Bluets - Maggie Nelson (Nonfiction/Poetry)
58Sufjan Stevens
Illinois


Imagine Me Gone - Adam Haslett (Fiction)
57Injury Reserve
Floss


The Underground Railroad - Colson Whitehead (Fiction)
56Defeater
Travels


Please Kill Me: the Uncensored Oral History of Punk - Legs McNeil and Gillian McCain (Nonfiction - Reporting)
55Tigers on Trains
Grandfather


Dark Matter - Blake Crouch (Science Fiction)
54Porcupine Tree
Lightbulb Sun


The Sympathizer - Viet Thanh Nguyen (Fiction)
53Against Me!
Transgender Dysphoria Blues


Citizen - Claudia Rankine (Nonfiction/Poetry)
52Pup
The Dream Is Over


Life on Mars - Tracy K. Smith (Poetry)
51Godspeed You! Black Emperor
Lift Your Skinny Fists Like Antennas To Heaven


Black Hole - Charles Burns (Graphic Novel)
50Deer Leap/The World Is A Beautiful Place...
Are Here to Help You


Hunger- Roxane Gay (Nonfiction - Memoir)
49Yellowcard
Ocean Avenue


Watchmen - Alan Moore (Graphic Novel)
48The Hold Steady
Separation Sunday


Bright Dead Things - Ada Limon (Poetry)
47Swarms
Old Raves End


The Goldfinch - Donna Tartt (Fiction)
46Cap'n Jazz
Analphabetapolothology


A Brief History of Seven Killings - Marlon James ("Historical" Fiction)
45mewithoutYou
Brother, Sister


Born A Crime - Trevor Noah (Nonfiction - Memoir)
44Genesis
The Lamb Lies Down On Broadway


Brief Interviews With Hideous Men - David Foster Wallace (Short Stories)
Guess my favorite author. I dare you.
43Sharon Van Etten
Are We There


The Vision: Little Worse Than Man - Tom King (Collected Comics)
42Friendzone
DX


The Sellout - Paul Beatty (Fiction)
This one would probably go best paired with To Pimp a Butterfly
41Deftones
Diamond Eyes


Then We Came to the End - Joshua Ferris (Fiction)
40Ben Howard
I Forget Where We Were


Tenth of December - George Saunders (Short Stories - Fiction)
39Converge
All We Love We Leave Behind


All the Light We Cannot See - Anthony Doerr (Historical Fiction)
These titles actually go quite well together.
38Joyce Manor
Joyce Manor


A Constellation of Vital Phenomena - Antohny Marra (Fiction)
37Japandroids
Celebration Rock


The Dog Stars - Peter Heller (Fiction)
36The Menzingers
After the Party


Oblivion - David Foster Wallace (Short Stories - Fiction)
35The Front Bottoms
The Front Bottoms


Some Ether - Nick Flynn (Poetry)
34Circle Takes the Square
As the Roots Undo


Vampires in the Lemon Grove - Karen Russell (Short Stories - Fiction)
33Peter Gabriel
Melt


A Supposedly Fun Thing I'll Never Do Again - David Foster Wallace (Nonfiction - Essays/Memoirs)
32Kendrick Lamar
To Pimp a Butterfly


All the Pretty Horses - Cormac McCarthy (Fiction - Western)
31The Smith Street Band
No One Gets Lost Anymore


Howl and Other Poems - Allen Ginsberg (Poetry)
30Have a Nice Life
Deathconsciousness


Spaceman Blues - Brian Francis Slattery (Science Fiction)
29The Microphones
The Glow pt. 2


To Kill a Mockingbird - Harper Lee (Fiction)
28Pink Floyd
The Wall


Going After Cacciato - Tim O'Brien (Fiction)
27Stars of the Lid
and Their Refinement of the Decline


Feed - M.T. Anderson (YA Science Fiction)
26Animal Collective
Merriweather Post Pavilion


Buried Child - Sam Shepard (Play)
25The Wonder Years
The Greatest Generation


Lunar Park - Bret Easton Ellis (Fiction)
Porcupine Tree's Fear of a Blank Planet is actually based off of this book.
24Flying Lotus
Cosmogramma


Geek Love - Katherine Dunn (Fiction)
23The National
High Violet


Slaughterhouse-Five - Kurt Vonnegut (Science Fiction)
22Glassjaw
Worship and Tribute


The God of Small Things - Arundhati Roy (Fiction)
21La Dispute
Somewhere At The Bottom of the River Between Vega and Altair


Mother Night - Kurt Vonnegut (Fiction)
20Titus Andronicus
The Monitor


August: Osage County - Tracy Letts (Play)
19AJJ
Knife Man


The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao - Junot Diaz (Fiction)
18Say Anything
...Is A Real Boy


No Country for Old Men - Cormac McCarthy (Fiction - Western)
17Danny Brown
Atrocity Exhibition


Looking For Alaska - John Green (YA Fiction)
16Kashiwa Daisuke
Program Music I


The Great Gatsby - F. Scott Fitzgerald (Fiction)
15Kendrick Lamar
good kid, m.A.A.d city


Blood Meridian - Cormac McCarthy (Fiction - Western)
14Burial
Untrue


My Favorite Thing Is Monsters - Emil Ferris (Graphic Novel)
13mewithoutYou
Catch For Us The Foxes


Everything Matters! - Ron Currie, Jr. (Fiction)
12Sun Kil Moon
Ghosts of the Great Highway


Life of Pi - Yann Martel (Fiction - Magical Realism)
11Bomb the Music Industry!
Vacation


Catch-22 - Joseph Heller (Fiction)
10Frank Turner
Love, Ire & Song


I'll Give You the Sun -- Jandy Nelson (YA Fiction)
9Converge
Jane Doe


Blankets - Craig Thompson (Nonfiction Graphic Novel)
8Deftones
White Pony


The Tsar of Love and Techno - Anthony Marra (Connected Short Stories)
7Porcupine Tree
Fear of a Blank Planet


House of Leaves - Mark Z. Danielewski (Experimental Fiction)
6The Gaslight Anthem
The '59 Sound


Lincoln in the Bardo - George Saunders (Historical Fiction / Magical Realism)
5The Menzingers
On the Impossible Past


The Orphan Master's Son - Adam Johnson (Fiction)
4Modest Mouse
The Moon & Antarctica


Bone (complete) - Jeff Smith (YA Graphic Novel)
3The Hold Steady
Boys and Girls in America


A Little Life - Hanya Yanigihara (Fiction)
2The National
Boxer


This Is How You Lose Her - Junot Diaz. (Connected Short Stories)
1The Wonder Years
Suburbia I've Given You All And Now I'm Nothing


Infinite Jest - David Foster Wallace (Fiction)
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