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The Phantom of the Opera

I choose The Phantom of the Opera by Gaston Leroux as the first book to read off my Classics Club book list for one simple reason. 1,246 more words


Completed: The Lord of the Rings

The Lord of the Rings
J.R.R. Tolkien
1954-56, England

At first the beauty of the melodies and the interwoven words in the Elven-tongue, even though he understood them little, held him in a spell, as soon as he began to attend to them.

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The Classics Club: The Three Musketeers

During August I spent two wonderful weeks on holiday in France. The first week in the mountain towns of the Midi-Pyrénées and the second week on the edge of Lac d’Annecy in Haute-Savoie. 673 more words


September Meme: Question #26

Hi clubbers!! We’re excited to be posting our September meme question for the club!

Here’s the question this month:

see future questions for this meme …
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The Hound of the Baskervilles

In the last Classics Club Spin I was fortunate enough for it to land on Arthur Conan Doyle’s The Hound of the Baskervilles, a book I had not only read before but one that was fairly short too. 560 more words

The Classics Club: August Meme

August brings another meme question for The Classics Club. With me being busy in July getting my portfolio ready for college and then going on holiday I missed July’s question. 398 more words