Taken from cogenthought:

Take these 10 authors, and remove the ones not on your bookshelf, and add ones that are. Keep the list at 10.

Her list
Joyce Carol Oates
John Updike
Philip K. Dick
Ivan Turgenev
Dave Eggers
Marcel Proust
Fyodor Dostoevsky
Alex Garland
Walt Whitman
Charles Dickens

My list
Charles Dickens
Jane Austen
Philip Pullman
Diana Wynne Jones
Alan Garner
Johnathan Swift
Laurie Lee
Angela Carter
Maya Angelou
Arthur Ransome