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Classics Club List

Title
Author
Date completed
Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, A
Adams, Douglass
11-May-11
Little Women (Re-read)
Alcott, Louisa May
27-Nov-16 
Bastard Out of Carolina
Allison, Dorothy

Bless Me, Ultima
Anaya, Ruldolfo
5-Oct-14
Winesburg, Ohio
Anderson, Sherwood

Blind Assassin, The
Atwood, Margaret

Emma
Austen, Jane
1-Nov-10
Mansfield Park
Austen, Jane
14-Apr-14
Sense and Sensibility
Austen, Jane
22-Jun-13
(Something by)
Baldwin, James

(Something by)
Bellow, Saul

Are You There God? It’s Me, Margaret
Blume, Judy

Agnes Grey
Bronte, Anne

Jane Eyre (reread)
Bronte, Charlotte

Kindred
Butler, Octavia
15-Mar-18
If On a Winter's Night a Traveler
Calvino, Italo

Death Comes for the Archbishop
Cather, Willa

Big Sleep, The
Chandler, Raymond

And Then There Were None
Christie, Agatha
19-June-16
Murder of Roger Ackroyd, The
Christie, Agatha
6-June-18
Moonstone, The
Collins, Wilkie

Woman in White, The
Collins, Wilkie
5-May-15
BFG, The
Dahl, Roald
18- Feb-19
David Copperfield (reread)
Dickens, Charles

Great Expectations
Dickens, Charles
19-Sep-15
Tale of Two Cities, The
Dickens, Charles

Out of Africa
Dinesen, Isak
23-Oct.-16
Brothers Karamazov, The
Dostoyevsky, Fyodor

Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, The
Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan

Hound of the Baskervilles
Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan
1-Feb-08
Jamaica Inn
DuMaurier, Daphne

Count of Monte Cristo, The
Dumas, Alexandre

Name of the Rose, The
Eco, Umberto
10-Sep-18 
Middlemarch
Eliot, George

Silas Marner
Eliot, George

Four Quartets
Eliott, T.S.
 15-Apr-16
Invisible Man
Ellison, Ralph

Neverending Story
Ende, Michael
17-Apr-15
(Something by)
Faulkner, William

So Big
Ferber, Edna

Great Gatsby, The
Fitzgerald, Scott F.
24-Apr-13
Man's Search for Meaning
Frankel, Viktor

My Brilliant Career
Franklin, Miles
1-Jan-18
One Hundred Years of Solitude
Garcia Marquez, Gabriel
7-Sep-14
Cranford
Gaskill, Elizabeth

Lord of the Flies
Golding, William
22-Feb-11
Princess Bride, The
Goldman, William

End of the Affair, The
Greene, Graham

Tess of the D'Urbervilles
Hardy, Thomas

Scarlet Letter, The
Hawthorne, Nathaniel

Farewell to Arms, A
Hemingway, Ernest
3-Oct-13
Moveable Feast, A
Hemingway, Ernest
27-Apr-13
Hiroshima
Hershey, John

Talented Mr. Ripley, The
Highsmith, Patricia

Their Eyes Were Watching God
Hurston, Zora Neale
 15-Aug-15
Brave New World, A
Huxley, Aldous
3-Mar-11
One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest
Kesey, Ken

Separate Peace, A
Knowles, John

Three Men in a Boat
Jerome, Jerome K.
20-Mar-15
Phantom Tollbooth, The
Juster, Norton
11-Nov-11
Metamorphosis, The
Kafka, Franz

On the Road
Kerouac, Jack

(Something by)
Le Carre, John

To Kill a Mockingbird
Lee, Harper
15-Jul-15
West With the Night
Markham, Beryl
          30-Jun-16
Lonesome Dove
McMurtry, Larry

Beloved
Morrison, Toni
8-Apr-11
Lolita
Nabacov, Vladimir
1-Feb-07
Suite Fran├žaise
Nimerovsky, Irene
10-Sept-18 
A Good Man is Hard to Find
O’Connor, Flannery
30-Jun-16
Bell Jar, The
Plath, Sylvia
30-Apr-11
Yearling, The
Rawling, Marjorie Kinnan
9-Jan-16
Wild Sargasso Sea
Rhys, Jean
28-Jan-19 
Letters to a Young Poet
Rilke, Rainier Maria
21-Mar-16 
Midnight's Children
Rushdie, Salmon

Little Prince, The
Saint-Exupery, Antoine du
3-Apr-15
Nine Stories
Salinger, J.D.

Frankenstein
Shelley, Mary

Tree Grows in Brooklyn, A
Smith, Betty
1-Feb-06
Grapes of Wrath, The
Steinbeck, John

East of Eden
Steinbeck, John

Prime of Miss Jean Brodie, The
Spark, Muriel

Dracula
Stoker, Dram

Anna Karenina
Tolstoy, Leo

Confederacy of Dunces, A
Toole, John Kennedy
18-Aug-13
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
Twain, Mark
1-Feb-09
Adventures of Tom Sawyer (Reread)
Twain, Mark

Prince and the Pauper, The
Twain, Mark

Breathing Lessons
Tyler, Anne

Rabbit, Run
Updike, John

Slaughterhouse -Five
Vonnegut, Kurt
27-Sep-18 
Optimist’s Daughter, The
Welty, Eudora

Age of Innocence, The
Wharton, Edith
 20-Apr-16
House of Mirth, The
Wharton, Edith

Leaves of Grass
Whitman, Walt
9-Mar-17 
Picture of Dorian Grey
Wilde, Oscar

Bridge of San Luis Rey, The
Wilder, Thornton

Joy in the Morning (or something by)
Wodehouse, P.G.

To the Lighthouse
Woolf, Virginia