Favorite bands :
The White Stripes, The Black Keys, Raconteurs, Radiohead, Matthew Good/Band, Queen, Paul Gilbert(+ associated acts), Steve Vai(+ associated acts), Rory Gallagher - The list should continue for a while, but I can't be arsed
Favorite guitarists :
David Gilmour, Eric Clapton, Jimi Hendrix, Alvin Lee, Jack White, Dan Auerbach, Paul Gilbert, Steve Vai, Johnny Lang, Rory Gallagher, T-Bone Walker, BB King - This list should be continued as well, see above.
Favorite books :
Hitchhikers Guide To The Galaxy series, 1984