Classics Club

I am joining the Classics Club!  This club is a group of bloggers who vow to complete a list of 50+ classic books within five years.  Without further ado, and in zero particular order (randomly chose these books while sipping on champagne and watching fireworks!), here is my list:

 

  1. Bleak House by Charles Dickens
  2. Tender is the Night by F. Scott Fitzgerald
  3. House of Mirth by Edith Wharton
  4. Custom of the Country by Edith Wharton
  5. Age of Innocence by Edith Wharton
  6. Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy
  7. War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy
  8. The Brothers Karamazov by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
  9.  Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
  10. Death in the Afternoon by Ernest Hemingway
  11. For Whom the Bell Tolls by Ernest Hemingway
  12. The Forsyte Saga
  13. Moby Dick
  14. Les Miserables
  15. Oliver Twist
  16. Robinson Crusoe
  17. A Farewell to Arms
  18. The Canterbury Tales
  19. The Iliad
  20. The Odyssey
  21. A Passage to India
  22. A Room With a View
  23. Wings of a Dove
  24. Madame Bovary
  25. House of the Seven Gables
  26. Portrait of the Artist As A Young Man
  27. Ulysses
  28. The Man in the Iron Mask
  29. A Tree Grows in Brooklyn
  30. Treasure Island
  31. Love in the Time of Cholera
  32. 100 Years of Solitude
  33. Ivanhoe
  34. Complete Sherlock Holmes
  35. The Divine Comedy
  36. The Idiot
  37. The Master and Margarita
  38. Mary Poppins
  39. A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur’s Court
  40. Nicholas Nickleby
  41. The Ladies’ Paradise
  42. Doctor Zhivago
  43. The Old Curiosity Shop
  44. The Once and Future King
  45. Dead Souls
  46. Wonderful Wizard of Oz
  47. 1001 Nights
  48. Handmaid’s Tale
  49. I know Why the Caged Bird Sings
  50. Watership Down
  51. Making of a Marchioness
  52. Cold Sassy Tree
  53. My Antonia
  54. Deerslayer
  55. Red Badge of Courage
  56. Hard Times
  57. Little Dorritt
  58. Absalom, Absalom
  59. Tom Jones
  60. Beautiful and Damned
  61. This Side of Paradise
  62. Wives and Daughters
  63. The Group
  64. End of the Affair
  65. The Sun Also Rises
  66. The Ambassadors
  67. Their Eyes were Watching God
  68. Hunchback of Notre Dame
  69. The Bostonians
  70. Wings of the Dove
  71. Kim
  72. Lady Chatterly’s Lover
  73. Women in Love
  74. Innocents Abroad
  75. The Yearling
  76. Heidi
  77. Out of Africa
  78. Roots
  79. Swann’s Way
  80. All of PG Wodehouse
  81. East of Eden
  82. Red and the Black
  83. Gulliver’s Travels
  84. Lord of the Rings
  85. The Way We Live Now
  86. The Reef
  87. Roman Fever
  88. Joy Luck Club
  89. A Winter’s Tale
  90. Franny and Zooey

To be completed by July 4, 2021!