The Classics Club

Books remaining before September 21, 2020: 7

August
The Education of Henry Adams,  Henry Adams

September
The Histories, Herodotus

October 
The Hunchback of Notre Dame, Victor Hugo
The Jungle, Upton Sinclair

November
War and Peace, Tolstoy

December
The Brothers Karamazov, Fyodor Dostoeyesky

 

FULL LIST

  1. The Epic of Gilgamesh, trans. Danny Jackson (12/4/2016)
  2. The Aeneid, Virgil (2/20/2019)
  3. The Histories, Herodotus
  4. The Conquest of Gaul, Julius Caesar (2/05/2019)
  5. The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, Vol. I, Edward Gibbon
  6. One Thousand and One Nights, trans. Husain Haddawy (11/12/2018)
  7. The Three Musketeers,Alexandre Dumas (7/23/2019)
  8. The Hunchback of Notre Dame, Victor Hugo
  9. The Prince, Machiavelli  (10/28/2018)
  10. Inferno, Dante (7/16/2016)
  11. The Brothers Karamazov, Fyodor Dostoeyesky
  12. The Seven-Storey Mountain,  Thomas Merton (3/29/2017)
  13. War and Peace, Leo Tolstoy
  14. The Gulag Archipelago, Alexander Solzhenitsyn (Vol I, Vol II, Vol III – 2/3/2018)
  15. The Hiding Place, Corrie ten Boom (8/9/2018)
  16. Dracula, Bram Stoker (10/2/2017)
  17. Frankenstein, Mary Shelley (10/9/2018)
  18. The Swiss Family Robinson, Johann David Wyss (05/21/2019)
  19. Canterbury Tales, Chaucer (4/30/2017)
  20. Sense and Sensibility, Jane Austen (4/21/2017)
  21. Emma, Jane Austen  (12/29/2015)
  22. The Picture of Dorian Gray, Oscar Wilde (3/2/2016)
  23. Brideshead Revisited, Evelyn Waugh (3/26/2016)
  24. The Vicar of Wakefield, Oliver Goldsmith (7/28/2019)
  25. Great Expectations, Charles Dickens (4/1/2016)
  26. Oliver Twist, Charles Dickens (10/19/2018)
  27. The Pilgrim’s Progress, John Bunyan (3/13/2016)
  28. Lord of the Flies, William Golding (4/3/2016)
  29. Down and Out in Paris and London, George Orwell (12/7/2017)
  30. The Federalist Papers, various
  31. The Education of Henry Adams, Henry Adams
  32. Life on the Mississippi, Mark Twain  (5/11/2019)
  33. Up from Slavery, Booker T. Washington (2/19/2017)
  34. The Red Badge of Courage, Stephen Crane (7/6/2016)
  35. Death Comes for the Archbishop, Willa Cather (6/27/2016)
  36. O Pioneers!  Willa Cather (7/1/2016)
  37. White Fang, Jack London (6/29/2016)
  38. Moby-Dick, Herman Melville (1/27/2019)
  39. The Jungle, Upton Sinclair
  40. A Farewell to Arms, Ernest Hemingway (7/2/2019)
  41. The Sun Also Rises, Ernest Hemingway (7/15/2019)
  42. East of Eden, John Steinbeck (7/4/2017)
  43. The Grapes of Wrath, John Steinbeck (7/13/2019)
  44. Catch-22, Joseph Heller (7/19/2019)
  45. The Martian Chronicles, Ray Bradbury (6/10/2017)
  46. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou (2/24/2017)
  47. Invisible Man, Ralph Ellison (1/12/2019)
  48. Love Among the Ruins, Walker Percy (3/29/2019)
  49. The Moviegoer, Walker Percy (3/21/2019)
  50. 2001: A Space Odyssey, Arthur C. Clarke (2/12/16)

4 Responses to The Classics Club

  1. Anonymous says:

    This is very cool!

  2. Sarah says:

    This is an interesting challenge, I may have to partake if/when I ever get my president goal done!

  3. Stephen says:

    One nice thing about it is that it's a community challenge — and not just because a mass of people have agreed to do it, but because they keep their blog active, and encourage people to stay active and meet other classics readers. It adds motivation, I think. Also, people are constantly finishing challenges, or just starting it, so there's always new faces. Of course, a lot of people fall off the bus completely!

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