Recommendations

Books:

  • Jane Eyre – Charlotte Brontë
  • Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland – Lewis Carroll
  • the Sherlock Holmes stories – Sir Conan Doyle
  • The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo – Stieg Larsson
  • Battle Royale – Koushun Takami
  • The Night Circus – Erin Morgenstern
  • The ABC Murders – Agatha Christie
  • And Then There Were None – Agatha Christie
  • Death on the Nile – Agatha Christie
  • The Hobbit – J. R. R. Tolkien
  • Peter Pan – J. M. Barrie
  • The Red Necklace – Sally Gardner
  • Ethan Frome – Edith Wharton
  • Splintered – A. G. Howard
  • Nearly Gone – Elle Cosimano
  • Monstrous Beauty – Elizabeth Fama
  • The Picture of Dorian Gray – Oscar Wilde
  • The Alchemist – Paulo Coelho
  • Black Ice – Becca Fitzpatrick
  • Autobiography of a Geisha – Sayo Masuda
  • The Princess Diarist – Carrie Fisher

Movies:

  • The Grandmaster
  • Somewhere Only We Know
  • 20 Once Again
  • Neptune’s Daughter
  • The Giver
  • Stoker
  • Clue
  • One Night With The King
  • Heathers
  • Chicago
  • Mermaid Got Married
  • ChungKing Express
  • Labyrinth
  • Stardust
  • Our Times
  • Just Get Married/結婚禁行曲
  • The Importance of Being Earnest
  • The Fall

Music groups/artists/composers:

  • Olafur Arnalds
  • Dario Marianelli
  • Hans Zimmer
  • John Williams
  • Ludovico Einaudi
  • Javier Navarrete
  • Phillip Glass
  • Two Steps From Hell
  • Yiruma
  • Samestate
  • Young Heretics
  • Until The Ribbon Breaks
  • Silence
  • Sleeping at Last
  • Melody Gardot
  • Ivy Levan
  • Regina Spektor
  • Aurora
  • Phildel
  • Daughter