Kate Miner's Bookshelf

Books . Movies . Music . More
Kate Miner's Bookshelf
Kate Miner's Bookshelf
Books . Movies . Music . More

Kate Miner

Music Director

My Current Favorites

Five books, movies, or songs influencing me now
Vibrate: The Best Of - Deluxe Edition
Vibrate: The Best Of - Deluxe Edition
by Rufus Wainwright
WHY I LIKE IT
What a gift!
Portrait in Jazz
Portrait in Jazz
by Bill Evans
WHY I LIKE IT
Soothing to the soul
Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking
Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking
by Malcolm Gladwell
WHY I LIKE IT
Fascinating! Reading the rest now
Jesus Calling: Enjoying Peace in His Presence
Jesus Calling: Enjoying Peace in His Presence
by Sarah Young
WHY I LIKE IT
A nice mystical break from the somewhat sour Oswald Chambers

My Essentials

My all-time favorite books, movies and music
Whatever
Whatever
by Aimee Mann
WHY I LIKE IT
Aimee Mann is a fine songwriter with a knack for incredible melodies. She’s a bit of a mess – so I connect with her
Wrecking Ball (2CD/1DVD)
Wrecking Ball (2CD/1DVD)
by Emmylou Harris
WHY I LIKE IT
She is one of a kind, and has withstood, with great integrity, the winds of a wacky industry.
Ellen Foster
Ellen Foster
by Kaye Gibbons
WHY I LIKE IT
Profound
Atlas Shrugged
Atlas Shrugged
by Ayn Rand
WHY I LIKE IT
Unbelievable thoughts, writings, and styling’s for a woman of her era
Operating Instructions: A Journal of My Son's First Year
Operating Instructions: A Journal of My Son's First Year
by Anne Lamott
WHY I LIKE IT
Powerful tidbits – real, raw, funny and tender
Something so right [Single-CD]
Something so right [Single-CD]
by Annie Lennox Featuring Paul Simon
WHY I LIKE IT
Annie’s rendition of this Paul Simon classic is MIND BLOWING
Frances
Frances
 
WHY I LIKE IT
Jessica Lange is PHENOMINAL in everything she does, but this movie – for whatever reason – hit me in the heart at 15, and I’ve watched it dozens of times since.
Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity
Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity
by Katherine Boo
WHY I LIKE IT
Powerful look Indian social structure, and culture
Trinity
Trinity
by Leon Uris
WHY I LIKE IT
Enrapturing
Texas
Texas
by James A. Michener
WHY I LIKE IT
Enrapturing
Lonesome Dove: A Novel
Lonesome Dove: A Novel
by Larry McMurtry
WHY I LIKE IT
Enrapturing