Beauchamp's Answer

This from Mark Beauchamp, founder and president of Ball and Cross Books in Moscow, Idaho:

1. One book that changed your life: Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind by Hayao Miyazaki
2. One book that you’ve read more than once: Guards! Guards! by Terry Pratchett
3. One book you’d want on a desert island: The Bible
4. One book that made you laugh: Retief! Keith Laumer
5. One book that made you cry: The D. K. G. by Frame
6. One book that you wish had been written: Mr. Twiddles Fascintating Adventures with the Natives of Kazakistan by E. F. Drepwhistle
7. One book that you wish had never been written: Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger
8. One book you’re currently reading: (two, if you will) See No Evil by Robert Baer, The Puzzle Palace by James Bamford
9. One book you’ve been meaning to read: The Abolition of Man by C.S. Lewis
10. Now tag five people: Jules Verne, G.K. Chesterton, P.G. Wodehouse, The Venerable Bede, Geoffry of Monmouth