Here is some stuff Myra likes, in no particular order, and by no means in completion.
Brandon Sanderson, Megan Whalen Turner, Diana Wynne Jones, Patricia C. Wrede, J.K. Rowling
Ella Enchanted, Business of Ferrets, Mistborn, Harry Potter, the Thief, Howl’s Moving Castle, the Count of Monte Cristo, manga (Hikaru no Go, Rurouni Kenshin, Petshop of Horrors)
From everywhere around the world. My iTunes library exceeds 25,000 songs. A few favorite artists: Clannad, Loreena McKennitt, Cara Dillon, A. R. Rahman, David Lanz, David Arkenstone, Wendy Rule, Yanni, Sinead Lohan, Nightwish, Yoko Kanno, Kokia, angela, Akiko Shikata, Origa, and so forth.
Princess Bride, Firefly, Little Mermaid, Mulan, Lord of the Rings trilogy, Pirates of the Caribbean, Star Wars original trilogy, Pride & Prejudice (BBC).
Hikaru No Go, Fruits Basket, Kodocha, YuYu Hakusho, HunterXHunter, Baccano, Whisper of the Heart, Howl’s Moving Castle, Fullmetal Alchemist, Monster, Lucky Star, Sgt. Frog, Ouran High School Host Club, Princess Tutu
Piano, koto, singing, songwriting, dance, racquetball, tennis, swimming, Taekwon-Do