Saturday, 16 February 2013

HELLO The Classics Club

A bit of fun at The Classics Club.


CLASSICS SPIN

Starting Monday 18th February, The Classics Club will he hosting the Classics Spin. We have to pick 20 books from our lists, either randomly, or group them into 'like to read,' 'dreading,' for example. On Monday, a number will be selected and we have to complete the read by April 1st.

Can't wait to read:

1- The Magicians's Nephew - C.S.Lewis
2- The Green Face - Gustav Meyrink
3- The Angel of the West Window - Gustav Meyrink
4- A Room with a View - E.M.Forster
5- Cranford - Elizabeth Gaskell

Never read these authors:

6- Jane Austen - Pride and Prejudice
7- Charlotte Bronte - Villette
8- Mary Shelley- Frankenstein
9- Robert Louis Stevenson -
10- Charles Dickens - Great Expectations

Currently reading:

11- The Divine Comedy - Dante

Re-reads:

12- Tess of the d'Urbervilles - Thomas Hardy
13- Brave New World - Aldous Huxley
14- Animal Farm - George Orwell
15- 1984 - George Orwell
16- War of the Worlds - H.G.Wells

Unsure about:

17- To Kill a Mockingbird - Harper Lee
18- Catch-22 - Joseph Heller
19- Pilgrim's Progress - John Bunyan
20- Sons and Lovers - D.H.Lawrence

Here is my Classics Club reading list. I've read four so far. If I'm to read ten a year, I'll have to read six my May 27th.

Update: no.14 is the number announced today (18/2/13). I'll be reading Animal Farm.