DISCLAIMER: I’ve very probably left something out – oh, horrors.


The Count of Monte Cristo – Alexandre Dumas

Les Miserables – Victor Hugo

The Book Thief – Markus Zusak

East of Eden – John Steinbeck

The Lord of the Rings – J.R.R. Tolkien

Percy Jackson and the Olympians, Heroes of Olympus – Rick Riordan

Irkadura, The Siren Suicides – Ksenia Anske


J.R.R. Tolkien

Rick Riordan

Marissa Meyer

Cassandra Clare

Ksenia Anske

Oscar Wilde


Blade Runner

Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind


The Lord of the Rings (trilogy)

Les Miserables

Captain America: The First Avenger; The Winter Soldier, Civil War


American Beauty

The Hunger Games; Catching Fire

Mad Max: Fury Road


“War of Hearts” -Ruelle

“Only Place I Call Home” – Every Avenue

“Girls Like Girls” – Hayley Kiyoko

“Fire Meet Gasoline” – Sia

Anything by Anberlin



Anchor and Braille

The 1975

Thirty Seconds to Mars

Number One Gun

5 Seconds of Summers

The Story So Far

Imagine Dragons



The Goo Goo Dolls

Matchbox Twenty

Tori Amos

Avril Lavigne

Every Avenue

Hayley Kiyoko

The Chainsmokers


I wondered why the ball was getting bigger and bigger. Then it hit me.


“We’re all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.”

“I am haunted by humans.”

“Be careful about reading health books. You may die of a misprint.”

“We stopped checking for monsters under the bed when we realised they were inside of us.”

“And in the end we were all just humans … drunk on the idea that love, only love, could heal our brokenness.”

“I’m awkward, you’re cute. Let’s get married.”

“You are broken and I am such a wreck. I think we’d make a lovely mess.”