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The Classics Club Spin #9

The Classics Spin is a “lottery” game in which each participant makes a list of 20 books from their Classics Club reading list, and the book that corresponds with the randomly chosen number on that list is the one that has to be read by a certain date.   175 more words

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The Classics Club: The Casebook of Sherlock Holmes

I have become quite a fan of short story collections and I hope to continue reading more in 2015. Starting as I mean to go on I picked up… 360 more words


Classics Club Challenge #8: A Room of One's Own

A Room of One’s Own
by Virginia Woolf
published in 1928
First read on March 11th 2015

A Room of One’s Own was more complex than I’d expected. 1,182 more words


Book Review - Breakfast at Tiffany's, House of Flowers, A Diamond Guitar, A Christmas Memory

Goodreads blurb:

It’s New York in the 1940s, where the martinis flow from cocktail hour till breakfast at Tiffany’s. And nice girls don’t, except, of course, Holly Golightly. 1,185 more words


The Classics Club (8)

Since my last update a month ago, I…

1. …started Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert. I’m reading an English translation, and it is quite different from the English classics I’ve read. 242 more words

Reading Updates

Happy Anniversary to The Classics Club! Third year strong.

Happy Birthday to The Classics Club, founded three years ago today.

Well, we’ve surpassed the halfway mark. Three years! So how has it been for you? 93 more words

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The Classics Club: The Secret Garden

I decided in January to try to always have a classic novel or short story collection on the go, alongside one fiction and non-fiction. Continuing as I mean to go on after finishing… 384 more words