LIN MANUEL MIRANDA'S BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS

  1. Between Riverside and Crazy by Stephen Andly Guirgis
  2. Unabrow by Una LaMarche
  3. Saga by Brian K. Vaughan, illustrated by Fiona Staples
  4. Chuck Amuck by Chuck Jones
  5. Hamilton by Ron Chernow
  6. Act One by Moss Hart
  7. Everything Was Possible by Ted Chapin
  8. Rent by Jonathan Larson
  9. Singin' and Swingin' and Gettin' Merry Like Christmas by Maya Angelou
  10. The Heartbreak of Aaron Burr by H.W. Brands
  11. Better Nate Than Ever by Tim Federle
  12. The Rap Year Book by Shea Serrano
  13. Things Fall Apart by Chiuna Achbe
  14. The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao by Junot Díaz
  15. Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë
  16. Nilda by Nicholasa Mohr
  17. Common Sense by Thomas Paine
  18. I tried to get as many of them as I could, but he doesn't mention all of them by name, so let me know if I missed anything!