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Classic #4: Little Women

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Originally published in two volumes in 1868 and 1869 by the Roberts Brothers, United States of America

Little Women by Louisa May Alcott tells the story of the four March sisters, Meg, Jo, Beth, and Amy, as they grow from young girls into young women in the years during and after the American Civil War. 390 more words

Therese Raquin


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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