the lists

  1. Franny and Zooey, J.D. Salinger
  2. Finding Neverland Soundtrack, Jan A. P Kaczmarek
  3. Baz Luhrmann’s Romeo + Juliet
  4. E. E. cummingsW (!!!)
  5. Spring Awakening
  6. Regina Spektor (espec. ”On The Radio” and “Consequence of Sound“)
  7. One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest
  8. John Patrick ShanleyW
  9. Stargirl, Jerry Spinelli
  10. The Royal Tenenbaums

Hannah Mae is my cousin, and I am so excited to post her list that I’m not even going to wait for Family (1st) Fridays!

Hannah Mae Sturges   Student   Los Angeles, CA
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  1. As A Man Thinketh, James Allen
  2. “A Change is Gonna Come” Sam Cooke*
  3. A Million Miles in a Thousand Years, Donald Miller
  4. Acua Verde Nachos
  5. Avocados
  6. 21, Adele
  7. Aesop Rock
  8. Amazon Kindles
  9. NY Times Crossword Puzzles
  10. Shameless on Showtime

*follow the link to listen to Sam Cooke’s “A Change Is Gonna Come!”

“Eve, you go girl.”


Christian   Student   Seattle, WA
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  1. The Suburbs, Arcade Fire
  2. David Hockney
  3. Lolita, Vladimir Nabokov
  4. Ferris Bueller’s Day Off
  5. Sunrise
  6. Blue, Joni Mitchell
  7. The American, Henry James
  8. Espresso Vivace (Seattle)
  9. Skippy Dies: A Novel, Paul Murray
  10. Peugeot
Anne Howard   Student   WA
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  1. ferries (the boat kind)
  2. The Big Lebowski
  3. PoutineW
  4. Brown aleW
  5. disc golf
  6. libraries
  7. Irish Breakfast teaW
  8. Bill Bryson
  9. Ella Fitzgerald
  10. bikes
Reid   Student   Portland, OR
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  1. Lucille BallW
  2. getting haircuts
  3. The Black Keys
  4. Within You Without You,” The BeatlesW
  5. Do Right Woman,”  Aretha Franklin
  6. Julie TaymorW
  7. NPR
  9. Michael Pollan
  10. Michel FoucaultW

Hey! Mara is my cousin; read about “Family 1st Friday’s” in The Magpie Blog!

Mara Grubb   Student   Bellingham, WA
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  1. The Death of Bunny Munro: A Novel, Nick Cave
  2. Strangeland, Tracey Emin
  3. The King’s Speech (“I was a sceptic, but it’s brilliant”)
  4. Sony Ericsson Xperia X10
  5. Jessie J’s cover of the Naked and the Famous’ ”Young Blood”
  6. August SanderW ‘s photography
  7. Miranda (TV series on BBC)
  8. Arsenic & Old Lace
  9. Victor Hugo’s Delicatessen in Edinburgh (by the Meadows)
  10. Kitchen, Nigella Lawson
Hannah McGlynn   Student   Edinburgh, Scotland
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  1. “Somewhere Over the Rainbow Israel Kamakawiwo’oleW
  2. Tommy Boy
  3. V for Vendetta
  4. The Confession(?)
  5. Disney Movies
Gregory Baron   Student   Durham, NC
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  1. Already Dead, Denis Johnson
  2. Enter Wu-Tang (36 Chambers), Wu-Tang Clan
  3. Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus, Ludwig Wittgenstein
  4. Canticle V (The Death of St. Narcissus), T.S. EliotW
  5. The Celebration
  6. Yankee Hotel Foxtrot, Wilco
  7. Oblivion: Stories, David Foster Wallace
  8. Lonesome Crowded West, Modest Mouse
  9. Marcel Duchamp*
  10. Hocus Pocus, Kurt Vonnegut

*follow the link to a cool website about Marcel Duchamp!


Mac Smith   Student   Bellingham, WA
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  1. The Food Network: Giada De Laurentiis , Paula Deen, and Ina Garten
  2. Act a Fool,” Lil John
  3. Pretty Woman
  4. The News,” Jack Johnson*
  5. My aunt’s tamale pie recipe
  6. Egg in a basketW
  7. 80 year old women in my body pump class
  8. The Gipsy Kings
  9. Daughters,” John Mayer
  10. “Kill them with kindness” (“Just the expression…it’s what I say to myself when I want to punch people.”)

*follow the link to listen!

Mari Egan   Student   Davis, CA
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  1. Lund University
  2. Vastgota Nation
  3. Soder Spoletorp
  4. Gerdahallen
  5. Lundabocker
  6. Nova Lund
  7. Kaffe
  8. TGR-stores
  9. Swedish SnapsW
  10. Northern Lights


Lauren Christine   Student   Lund, Sweden
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  1. Nocturne #2 in E flat, Chopin
  2. The Fountainhead, Ayn Rand
  3. Every single Valdemar novel, Mercedes Lackey
  4. The Tenant of Wildfell Hall, Anne Bronte
  5. Love Me If You Dare
  6. The Age of Innocence, Edith Wharton
  7. In the Hand of the Goddess, Tamora Pierce
  8. Look at Miss Ohio,” sung by Band of Heathens
  9. Shakespeare’s Sonnet 116W
  10. She’s a Wild One,” Evangeline

“My most treasured books, songs, movie and sonnet. I had to cheat on #3 – all of her books are so good that I could not narrow it down to just one.”

Bree   Student   Berkeley, CA
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  1. The Fall
  2. The Tell-Tale Heart,” Edgar Allan Poe
  3. La Condition Humaine, René Magritte
  4. Black Coffee,” Ella Fitzgerald
  5. PomegranateW
  6. Knife,” Grizzly Bear
  7. Slaughterhouse-Five, Kurt Vonnegut
  8. Delivery
  9. Moleskine
  10. Synecdoche, Byron Kim

Watch Kate and her college roommate Bridget discuss their lists on MagpieTV: Episode 3!

Kate Robinson   Student   Eugene, OR
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  1. Toy Story
  2. The O.C.
  3. The Great Gatsby, F. Scott Fitzgerald
  4. Titanic
  5. The Strokes
  6. The Catcher in the Rye, J.D. Salinger
  7. Mean Girls
  8. Superbad
  9. Who’s Lovin’ You,” Jackson 5
  10. Moulin Rouge!

Watch Bridget and her college roommate Kate discuss their lists on MagpieTV: Episode 3!

Bridget Egan   Student   Eugene, OR
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  1. The Holy BibleW
  2. Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance, Robert M. Pirsig
  3. Deathbed,” Relient K
  4. Brave New World, Aldous Huxley
  5. The Kite Runner, Khaled Hosseini
  6. The Hobbit, J. R. R. Tolkein
  7. The Lord of the Rings ( The Motion Picture Trilogy)
Austin   Student   Coeur d'Alene, ID
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  1. Banksy
  2. The Dharma Bums,  Jack Kerouac
  3. Amelie
  4. Julian Casablancas
  5. Michael Pollan
  6. Furr, Blitzen Trapper
  7. Carla Bruni*
  8. DexterW
  9. Zach Galifianakis
  10. National Geographic

*have a listen!

Lana Dayne   Student   Lugano, Switzerland
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  1. Harry Potter, J.K. Rowling
  2. Continuum, John Mayer
  3. Jane Eyre, Charlette Bronte
  4. Gossip Girl, Cecily von Ziegesar
  5. Sense & Sensibility
  6. Cruel Intentions Soundtrack
  7. Green Eyes,” Coldplay
  8. The Parent Trap (“w/Lindsay LohanW‘”)
  9. …Baby One More Time, Britney SpearsW
  10. Fight Club
Alyssa Young   Student   Santa Barbara, CA
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  1. Friends
  2. Saturday Night Live
  3. The River, Bruce Springsteen
  4. Blue Collar Comedy Tour
  5. Blowin’ in the Wind,” Bob Dylan
  6. Life Goes On,” Tupac
  7. Magnolia
  8. Eminem
  9. The Killers
  10. Coca-ColaW

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  1. The Little Prince, Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
  2. Good Will Hunting
  3. Ender's GameW, Orson Scott Card
  4. I Love You, Man
  5. The Phantom Tollbooth, Norton Juster
  6. “Sweet Pea,” Amos Lee
  7. Haruki MurakamiW
  8. The Fresh Prince of Bel-AirW
  9. Jurassic 5W
  10. Modern Family
Justin Ma   Student   Davis, CA
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