What are the books that have molded, shaped, and influenced you the most?

I'm going through one of my mad bookworm phases and I really want to explore a variety of new genres and styles. Out of curiosity, what are the 5-10 books that you cherish and recommend to family and friends? The ones that have affected you deeply, and have changed your outlook on life? I also really love... show more I'm going through one of my mad bookworm phases and I really want to explore a variety of new genres and styles. Out of curiosity, what are the 5-10 books that you cherish and recommend to family and friends? The ones that have affected you deeply, and have changed your outlook on life?

I also really love quote books, so if you know of any good titles, please list them.

Thanks so much, fellow bibliophiles! : )
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