Nick Givechi, screenwriter and actor, Lawrence
"'Fight Club,' by Chuck Palahniuk."
Jeff Furst, jazz guitarist, Oskaloosa
"'The Silmarillion,' by J.R.R. Tolkien."
Alex Wickersham, unemployed, Lawrence
"I'm reading 'The Two Towers.' I finished 'Fellowship of the Ring' last night, and I started this one today."
Steve Meeker, Kansas University freshman, Overland Park
"It's called 'I, Jedi,' by Michael Stackpole."
Joe Shelton, dishwasher at Paradise Cafe, Lawrence
"I'm reading a series of books by Jack Higgins. They're action-adventure books that deal with troubles in Ireland and the British government."