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Completed: The Return of Sherlock Holmes

The Return of Sherlock Holmes
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
1905, Scotland

 “Come, Watson, come!” he cried. “The game is afoot. Not a word! Into your clothes and come!”

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Review: The Picture of Dorian Gray – by Oscar Wilde

Synopsis: Enthralled by his own exquisite portrait, Dorian Gray exchanges his soul for eternal youth and beauty. Influenced by his friend Lord Henry Wotton, he is drawn into a corrupt double life; indulging his desires in secret while remaining a gentleman in the eyes of polite society. 323 more words

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A little classic Q&A - the abridged version!

The Classics Club recently posted The Classics Club 50 Questions Survey.  I’ve cheated a little bit on this in that I’ve chosen 10 of the questions only and on one of the questions I’ve changed the wording slightly – still, I don’t suppose I’m going to be arrested for cheating a little! 1,037 more words

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Book Corner: What are you reading today?

Here’s a space to tell the club what you’re currently reading. You’re welcome to use the comments below.

No pressure, of course! But if you’re feeling social, here’s a space to tell us about your latest classic. 33 more words

Classic Literature

The Classics Club: Survey 2014

Hello fellow bookworms I spotted this fun 50 Question Survey over at The Classics Club website. I was daunted by 50 questions though so I picked 10 questions I liked and suited me the most. 177 more words


50 Classics Club Questions

So because I’m so tired and have been so busy I wanted to do something fun and easy. I’m not sure I’d call this either but here are my responses to the 50 Classic Club Questions. 1,683 more words


Classics Club # 8 and Survey

And the winner is… number 13! Luckily, I had very fortuitously put The Blind Assassin by Margaret Atwood in slot 13 so yay! I’m finally going to read Atwood. 2,048 more words