No limits here. These are the writers who’ve influenced me most, the ones I go back to again and again. The writers who leave me consistently in awe.
A particularly observant (or obsessive) reader will notice names on this list who are not featured on my Favorite Books list. This is because, with certain writers, it is the whole scope of their work which has impacted me, leaving me unable to pick out a single, best selection.
Once again, rollcall: