Maps of Meaning by Jordan Peterson
– Origin and History of Beer and Brewing by John P Arnold
This sentence is thronged with alliteration, commas, idioms and breathless, mellifluous vocabulary. Love it!
– Michael Jackson, The World Guide to Beer
Slaughterhouse V by Kurt Vonnegut
– The Silmarillion, JRR Tolkien
Perhaps not as heroic as Frodo's journey, nor as romantic as Aragon's and Arwen's, nor as majestic and legendary as Beren and Luthien; yet the tale of Hurin and Morwen has ever been the most beautiful in its tragedy for me. They fought and lost as so many did in Middle-earth and yet they are triumphant. I can only hope I am as victorious.
Serendipities: Language & Lunacy by Umberto Eco
John Barleycorn by Jack London