If you know me it's probably obvious to you that the hardest thing for me to lose in the storm was my library. Those books were my most prized possessions and to me they were the physical representation of how I built myself back up from scratch after a seriously rough and tumble adolescence. I'll never really replace all of my collection but I will rebuild it as best as I can. Here's a list of 101 essential books that I plan on repurchasing. These will serve as the foundation that I build everything else on.