1. The Stand by Stephen King
    The ultimate good vs evil. Very Shakespearean.
  2. Running With Scissors by Augustin Bourroughs
    Very dark humor. Talks about his crazy childhood without the self pity but more with amazement.
  3. Look Me In the Eye by John Elder Robison
    Growing up and surviving the challenges of Asperger's and ASD
  4. Civil War by Shelby Foote
    The ultimate Civil War guide
  5. Death At an Early Age by Jonathan Jozel
    How bad city education is ruining potential for inner city youth