Classics

I love classic novels.  I spent my teens and early twenties immersed in many classics and they have stayed with me throughout my life.  Below I have collected the reviews of Classic Novels that I have reviewed since starting this blog in 2007.  I feel that I have not been reading as many classics as I would like, so I have joined the Classics Club to have a five year challenge to get me moving on the classics that are still on my "to read" list.  What are your favorite classic novels?  Many of mine you won't see here as I read them before starting this blog, but I would still love to discuss them!

Laura's Favorite Classics:  From Austen to Dreiser
Old Chevy on the Prairie:  Our Journey to Visit Little House Sites 
Top Ten Pioneer Books 

Alcott, Louisa May
Christmas Treasury
Little Men 
Little Women


Aldrich, Bess Streeter
A Lantern in her Hand

Angelou, Maya
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings


Asimov, Isaac
The Robots of Dawn

Austen, Jane
Emma (Blackstone audiobook, narrated by Nadia May)
Emma (British Classic Audio, narrated by Alison Larkin) 
Lady Susan
Mansfield Park (Blackstone audiobook, narrated by Johanna Ward)
Northanger Abbey
Northanger Abbey (Blackstone audiobook)
Northanger Abbey and the History of England (British Classic Audio, narrated by Alison Larkin)
Persuasion
Persuasion (audiobook narrated by Juliet Stevenson)
Persuasion & Poems (audiobook narrated by Alison Larkin)
Pride and Prejudice
Pride and Prejudice (Blackstone audiobook, Carolyn Seymour narrator) 
Pride and Prejudice (Cover to cover audiobook, Irene Sutcliffe narrator) 
Pride and Prejudice (British Classic Audio, narrated by Alison Larkin)
Sense and Sensibility (audiobook narrated by Juliet Stevenson) 
Sense and Sensibility (Blackstone audiobook, narrated by Wanda McCaddon)

Babbitt - Natalie
The Search for Delicious


Bradbury, Ray
Fahrenheit 451


Bronte, Charlotte
Jane Eyre (Blackstone audiobook, narrated by Wanda McCaddon)
Jane Eyre (Dreamscape audiobook, narrated by Anna Bentinck)

Bronte, Emily
The Complete Poems
Wuthering Heights


Carroll, Lewis
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland


Carson, Rachel
Silent Spring

Cather, Willa
Alexander's Bridge

Christie, Agatha
Murder on the Orient Express

Collins, Wilkie
The Woman in White

Conrad, Joseph
Heart of Darkness


Dahl, Roald
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator
Danny Champion of the World 
Fantastic Mr. Fox and Other Animal Stories
Matilda
Revolting Rhymes and Dirty Beasts
The Twits, The Minpins, and The Magic Finger 

Dickens, Charles
Christmas Classics: Stories for the Whole Family (audiobook)
The Old Curiosity Shop 

Dickinson, Emily
A Brief Biography of Emily Dinson by Cynthia Dickinson, The Emily Dickinson Museum
Selected Poems 

Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan
The Sherlock Holmes Theatre  

Dumas, Alexandre
The Count of Monte Cristo

Du Maurier, Daphne
Jamaica Inn

Eliot, George
Silas Marner

Ferber, Edna
So Big

Fitzgerold, F. Scott
The Great Gatsby

Gaskell, Elizabeth
Christmas Storms and Sunshine (short story)
Cranford

Graham, Winston
Ross Poldark
Demelza Poldark
Jeremy Poldark

Hemingway, Ernest
For Whom the Bell Tolls
The Old Man and the Sea


Heyer, Georgette
The Convenient Marriage
The Corinthian
Cotillion
Frederica
The Masqueraders
Powder and Patch
Sprig Muslin 
Sylvester 
These Old Shades
The Toll-gate 
Venetia 

Hurston, Zora Neale
Their Eyes Were Watching God

Ishiguro, Kazuo
The Remains of the Day  

Jackson, Shirley
The Haunting of Hill House

Lane, Rose Wilder
Young Pioneers

Lawrence, D.H.
Lady Chatterley's Lover

Lee, Harper
To Kill a Mockingbird


Leopold, Aldo
A Sand County Almanac

Maugham, W. Somerset
The Painted Veil

Maxwell, William
So Long, See You Tomorrow

McCarthy, Cormac
The Road

Milne, A.A.
Winnie-the-Pooh

Mitchell, Margaret
Gone With the Wind

Montgomery, L.M.
The Blue Castle

Rhys, Jean
Wide Sargasso Sea

Shakespeare, William
Julius Caesar
Macbeth
Othello
Richard III

Short Story Anthologies
American Short Stories of Irving and Hawthorne
Classic Women's Stories by  Katherine Mansfield, Kate Chopin, Virginia Woolf 

Steinbeck, John
Flight (short story)

Stevenson, Robert Louis
The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
Treasure Island 

Taylor, Theodore
The Cay


Van Doren Stern, Philip
The Greatest Gift

Verne, Jules
From the Earth to the Moon

Wharton, Edith
Madame de Treymes and Three Novellas  

White, T.H.
The Sword in the Stone (audiobook)

Wilder, Laura Ingalls
Little House in the Big Woods (2011 Review)
Little House in the Big Woods (2016 Review)
Little House on the Prairie (2016 Review) 
On the Banks of Plum Creek 
By the Shores of Silver Lake
Old Chevy Truck on the Prairie:  Our Journey to Visit Little House Sites  

Wilder, Thornton
The Bridge of San Luis Rey

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