Prose, wether narrative or lyrical.
I've been reading since little, second grade I'd say. Never stopped. Only ten years ago I realized I knew how to write.
As long as it's well written, I read it.
I start with only a sketch, then the characters take over and do pretty much what they want.
Proust, Conrad, Yourcenaire, Donoso, Amado, Cervantes, Mishima, Borges, Uslar Pietri, Moravia, Austen, James, Hardy.