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Thérèse Raquin

  • Written by: Emile Zola (Translated from French)
  • Narrated by: Kate Winslet
  • Length: 8 hrs
  • Format: Unabridged

  • Release Date:03-08-12 (originally pub’d 1867)
  • Publisher: Audible, Inc.
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Classic #3: A Study in Scarlet

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Published in 1887 by Ward Lock & Co., United Kingdom

A Study in Scarlet by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle is the first of many stories describing the adventures of “consulting detective” Sherlock Holmes and his partner Dr. 400 more words

Sherlock Holmes: The Adventure of the Illustrious Client

Summary: This book is the last of the collections of Sherlock stories, and it began with an intro by Sir Arthur, which I found more interesting than the first story. 243 more words

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Classics Challenge #1: Mary Poppins

I LOVE classics more than the average person. I am the girl who loved most of my forced reading in high school and college and finished them way before I was supposed to (I also loved writing all of my literary analysis papers on them.. 302 more words

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"His Last Bow: An Epilogue of Sherlock Holmes"

Summary: Some German spy is about to leave the country with secrets and he meets with his American (US) contact to exchange money/secrets, but the American turns out to be Sherlock–and old Sherlock, apparently, who has come out of retirement from watching bees just to catch this guy. 79 more words

Classics Challenge