For our purposes, series of books will serve as a single book so that we are not forced to differentiate between multiple books in a series, and to add diversity to our lists.


  1. Sword of Shannara Series
  2. Tuesday’s with Morrie
  3. The Great Gatsby
  4. Harry Potter Series
  5. Freakonomics
  6. Cosmos
  7. Whistlestop
  8. A Time to Kill
  9. The Hunger Games
  10. The Audacity of Hope


  1. Friday Night Lights
  2. Lord of the Rings/The Hobbit
  3. Harry Potter
  4. Sword of Shannara series
  5. The Great Gatsby
  6. Jason Bourne trilogy
  7. Frankenstein
  8. The Screwtape Letters
  9. A Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy
  10. A History of War in 100 Battles