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Book 61: Through the Looking Glass - Lewis Carroll

I honestly didn’t think I would get back to Alice and her adventures. The first book was so ho-hum that I had no desire to read this one, but this was the second book I read as part of my first short-lived Coursera course. 549 more words


Classics Club #6 - "The Hobbit" by JRR Tolkien

“It was at this point that Bilbo stopped. Going on from there was the bravest thing he ever did. The tremendous things that happened afterward were as nothing compared to it. 551 more words

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Group Check-In #12 - October 2014

Hi Clubbers! How’s the reading going? Check in with the group below!

Tell us about your project — or you! Introduce yourself. Chat.

Tell us what you’ve read, how you’re feeling about your progress, how much you love the classics or the community — any struggles, a favorite read so far. 221 more words


The Classics Club - October 2014 Meme

The Classics Club moderators are keeping me out of my comfort zone this month and asking about poetry.

Let’s talk about classic poetry! Have you got a favorite classic poem?

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The Martian Chronicles

I’d actually forgotten this was on my Classics Club Book List and just started reading it because I saw it on the shelf. Now I have to write something. 897 more words


Today is the day! Did you finish your spin book?

All right, clubbers! Back in early August, we announced The Classics Spin #7, challenging you to read Book #17 on your spin list by October 6. 65 more words


October Meme: Question #27

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

Here’s the question this month:

see future questions for this meme …
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