Classics Club

Classics Club Challenge

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50 classic books I plan to read (or reread) between January 1, 2015 and January 1, 2020

1.  Watership Down by Richard Adams

2.  I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou

3.  Tales from the Thousand and One Nights by Anonymous

4.  Sense and Sensibility by Jane Austen

5.  Agnes Grey by Anne Bronte

6.  Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte

7.  Oh Pioneers! by Willa Cather

8.  Don Quixote by Miguel Cervantes

9.  The Canterbury Tales by Geoffrey Chaucer

10. The Moonstone by Wilkie Collins

11. Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe

12. Bleak House by Charles Dickens

13. Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens

14. The Idiot by Fyodor Dostoevsky

15. The Count of Monte Cristo (unabridged) by Alexandre Dumas

16. Belinda by Maria Edgeworth

17. Silas Mariner by George Eliot

18. The Mill on the Floss by George Eliot

19. Flappers and Philosophers by F. Scott Fitzgerald

20. Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert

21. The Good Solider by Ford Madox Ford

22. North and South by Elizabeth Gaskell

23. Cold Comfort Farm by Stella Gibbons

24. Dead Souls by Nikolai Gogol

25. The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame

26. Our Man in Havana by Graham Greene

27. A Moveable Feast by Ernest Hemingway

28. The Legend of Sleepy Hollow by Washington Irving

29. The Portrait of a Lady by Henry James

30. The Alchemist by Ben Jonson

31. The Man Who Would Be King by Rudyard Kipling

32. The Golden Notebook by Doris Lessing

33. Death in Venice by Thomas Mann

34. Faustus by Christopher Marlowe

35. One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel Garcia Marquez

36. Of Human Bondage by W. Somerset Maugham

37. The Pursuit of Love by Nancy Mitford

38. Utopia by Thomas More

39. Song of Solomon by Toni Morrison

40. Doctor Zhivago by Boris Pasternak

41. Dracula by Bram Stoker

42. Uncle Tom’s Cabin by Harriet Beecher Stowe

43. Gulliver’s Travels by Jonathan Swift

44. Vanity Fair by William Makepeace Thackeray

45. Walden by Henry David Thoreau

46. Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy

47. The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain

48. Journey to the Centre of the Earth by Jules Verne

49. Brideshead Revisited by Evelyn Waugh

50. To the Lighthouse by Virginia Woolf


  1. Melissa

    I fell in love with O Pioneers! I hope you enjoy it!

    • Nephele

      Thanks! It’s definitely one of those books I’ve been wanting to read for a long time, so I’m looking forward to it.

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