This post is because I wanted to give you all a taste for my tastes in media. Without further ado, here are my top 3 picks of stuff.


1. John Scalzi
2. Kelly Sue DeConnick
3. Laini Taylor


  1. Code Name Verity by Elizabeth Wein (Hyperion)
  2. Seraphina by Rachel Hartman (Random House)
  3. The Darkest Part of the Forest by Holly Black (Little Brown Books)

Graphic Novels

  1. Y: The Last Man by Brian K. Vaughan and Pia Guerra (Vertigo)
  2. American Vampire by Scott Snyder and Rafael Albuquerque (Vertigo)
  3. Sex Criminals by Matt Fraction and Chris Zdardinsky (Image)

Television Shows

  1. Parks and Recreation (CBS)
  2. Fringe (FOX)
  3. America’s Next Top Model (UPN/CW)


  1. Monthly Girls’ Nozaki-kun (Dogakobo)
  2. Fafner Dead Aggressor (Xebec)
  3. Psycho Pass (Production I.G.)


  1. Wolf Children Ame and Yuki by Mamoru Hosoda and Yu (Orbit)
  2. Paradise Kiss by Ai Yazawa (Tokyo Pop)
  3. Arata: the Legend by Yu Watase (Simon & Schuster)


  1. Speed Racer (Warner Bros Studios)
  2. Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day (Focus Features)
  3. How to Train Your Dragon (Dreamworks)

Musical Artists

  1. Rie Fu
  2. Florence + the Machine
  3. Ramin Djawadi


  1. The Triplets of Belleville, Benoit Charest
  2. Attack on Titan, Hiroyuki Sawano
  3. Tron Legacy, Daft Punk


  1. Ask Me Another (NPR)
  2. Risk! (Maximum Fun)
  3. Culture Gabfest (Slate)