The Devil In The White City by Erik Larson-Historical fiction set at the Chicago World's Fair. Learned alot about architecture and Chicago World's Fair . Also a crime novel about the first Chicago serial killer.
"The Princess Bride" - William Goldman // A book-turned-film that has the rare distinction of being equally great - and hilarious - in both incarnations. Goldman's fantasy satire-epic is a solid investment.
Vampire Academy (Vampire Academy Series kind of off the beaten path from what I usually read.and it was good, however I think that the writing style cannot compare to jk Rowling, Veronica Roth, or Suzanne collins