Top Fives

A small sample of things I love.

Top Five Books when I was in Middle School:

A Ring of Endless Light by Madeleine L’Engle

Fifteen by Beverly Cleary

Tiger Eyes by Judy Blume

The Outsiders by SE Hinton

All of Lois Duncan’s books (I know, that’s cheating, but I can’t pick just one- her books are all amazing!)


Top Five Books I've Read in the Past Five Years:

Where the Mountain Meets the Moon by Grace Lin

Sorta Like a Rock Star by Matthew Quick

Because of Winn-Dixie by Kate DiCamillo

Okay for Now by Gary D. Schmidt

Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell


Top Five Movies:


Silver Linings Playbook


Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind

The Kids are All Right

Erin Brokovich


Top Five TV Shows:


Downton Abbey

The Walking Dead


Parks and Rec

The Wire


Top Five Pleasures:


Dark Chocolate

Fancy Hats

A Really Good Book

Going to the Movie Theater on 84th that has Lounge Seating

The Beach