What classics are a must read?
Lynn #recommend #classics
Wuthering Heights is my favorite
To kill a mocking bird
Catcher in the rye. J.d. salinger
Rebecca Little Women
Crime & punishment
Of mice and men. John Steinbeck
And East of Eden
The Canterbury Tales The Scarlet Letter The Count of Monte Cristo The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn Anne of Green Gables Little Women
I forgot this one. I loved this book!!
Madame Bovary is one of my favorite books.
Catch-22 Catcher in the Rye Lord of the Flies 1984 The Little Prince (if this counts as a classic)
Jane Austin’s, Charles Dickens and of course Shakespeare
Depends on who you are and what you like. My personal favorites are the Grimm Brothers and Edgar Allen Poe’s tales.
To kill a mockingbird Little women The hobbit
Pride and Prejudice Little Women
The little princess Secret garden
Where The Red Fern Grows by Wilson Rawls And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon
The Handmaids Tale, Fahrenheit 451, The Bell Jar, Catcher in the Rye, One Flew Over the Cuckoos Nest, Animal Farm, Confederacy of Dunces
The Count of Monte Cristo, To Kill a Mockingbird, Huckleberry Finn, Anything by Edgar Allen Poe, Lord of the Rings, Of Mice and Men, Lord of the Flies, One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest. The Great Gatsby.
All Jane Austen and Bronte sisters 😁
Jane Eyre, Little Women, pride and prejudice, Alice in Wonderland, Peter Pan, Anne of Green Gables, Wuthering Heights, Christmas Carol
Wuthering Heights, Jane Eyre, The Scarlet Letter, Little Women
If you add pride and prejudice to his list, this will become the most kickass comment of this post lol
To kill a mockingbird
To kill a mockingbird Anne of green gables
Other people have suggested it, but I also HIGHLY recommend The Count of Monte Cristo. It’s my all time favorite.
Brave New World!
The Sherlock Holmes stories are still my favorites!!!
Yes! Lol the gif is perfect too. Holmes is my favorite, old and new stories
I 100% agree!!
Right now I am reading the Sherlock Holmes the devils promise :3
I’m in the middle of re-reading “The Red-Headed League” Story for the third time 😂 I love them all!
That one is amazing! I love when Holmes laughs and covers his mouth XD he’s like “oh crap”
i absolutely love it!!
Whenever people say Holmes is cold and doesn’t laugh or smile I show them the red headed league and Jeremy Brett XD
yes!! He is quite hilarious sometimes 😂😂
I actually tested it and in a lot of Jeremy Brett episodes his lines are word for word from the book. It is quite amazing.
My favorite Brett has to be Musgrave ritual lol
i will definitely be checking it out!!
Lol he is visiting a college friend and gets high, he is a giggling mess and it is fantastic lol
Jane Austen’s books
To Kill a Mockingbird, Their Eyes Were Watching God, Catcher in the Rye, The Great Gatsby
1984 The Picture of Dorian Gray Gone with the Wind The catcher in the rye Anything by C.S. Lewis
Ken Follet’s books
he’s a modern author, no classical
The Outsiders The Little Princess The Secret Garden One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest 👌🏻
Ooo yeah! The outsiders is my favorite! I just read it last week 😃
East of Eden John Steinbeck
Gone with the Wind Pride and Prejuidice The Great Gatsby
Alexander Dumas’ books are good: The Count of Monte Cristo and The Three Musketeers. I always thought the books were better than the various movies. Personal favorites: A Tale of Two Cities, Shakespeare, especially Hamlet and Macbeth, The Scarlett Letter, and The Crucible (which is a play but reads decently as a novel). Not a fan of Poe at all, but everyone else seems to like him.
i highly recommend Jane Eyre the great gatsby , Emma , Sense and sensibility , Jane Austen’s novels are absolutely worth reading !
Thanks everyone making a list
The great gatsby
No one has mentioned Of Mice and Men. Great read
The Count of Monte Cristo ❤❤❤ absolute favorite. To Kill a Mockingbird. Tale of Two Cities. Frankenstein. Grapes of Wrath!
As I Lay Dying!!! It’s written in stream of consciousness, so some people find it hard to follow, but southern gothic is one of my favorite genres ❤
Wonder if you read Absalom Absalom!! Any thoughts, plz
It’s on my list but i haven’t gotten to it yet 😣
The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde!! I absolutely loved it!! ❤️ the Sherlock Holmes stories do stand as my all time favorites though!💕
The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton!
I loved that one! Totally had a crush on dallas😂
Anne of Green Gables 🌸
Pride and prejudice
A Tale of Two Cities
Fahrenheit 451 A Tree Grows in Brooklyn The Awakening To Kill a Mockingbird The Sun Also Rises
A Tree Grows In Brooklyn The Catcher In The Rye A Farewell To Arms Pride And Prejudice
The Grapes of Wrath. Wuthering Heights. Pride and Prejudice. The Lord of the Flies. A Little Princess.
East of Eden by John Steinbeck, Breakfast at Tiffany’s by Truman Capote,Sherlock Holmes especially The Hound of the Baskervilles by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, The Dain Curse by Dashiell Hammett
I personally adore The Picture of Dorian Gray, The Tell Tale Heart, The Catcher in the Rye, Brave New World, Pride and Prejudice, Jane Eyre…the real answer is everything that you can learn from is worth reading!
A Little Princess and A Secret Garden both by Frances Hodgson Burnett. If you never read any other classics, then read these two. This woman was a GENIUS. ❤
For me it’s got to be Dickens and Bram Stoker and Victor Hugo
Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronté And Summer by Edith Wharton
Pride and Prejudice Jane Eyre Wuthering Heights
Lord of the Rings Brave New World 1984 The Time Machine Gone With the Wind
In addition to the fore mentioned:
Treasure island Black beauty The hobbit Chronicles of Narnia Wuthering heights The Iliad Ulysses
crime and punishment david copperfield and also the radio play under milk wood to be read by candle light
also the wasteland by t s elliot
gone with the wind
Today buy shop thing village ghalwan pakistan
to kill a mockingbird
harry potter, if u wanna call that a clssic
love Harry Potter
Animal Farm, 1984 by G. Orwell, All C.Dickens works, J.Austen, Native Son, by R. Wright, T.S. Eliot. Poe, the Raven, Oscar Wilde, The Catcher in the Raye, The War of The Worlds, the invisible man, Around the world in eighty days…etc
The Pearl by Syeinbeck
Just read that not too long ago…amazing
Every human should read it….
Tess of the durbervilles Thomas Hardy The French Lueitenant’s Woman John Fowles
Just finishing Fahrenheit 451. Its a definite must read! It’s quite layered and deep. I an missing so much just trying to absorb it all. I’ll need to to go back and reread it.
Jane Eyre, ATale of Two Cities, ATree Grows in Brooklyn, To Kill a Mockingbird, East of Eden,
The interview with the vampire series by Anne rice
All quiet on the western front….you will never read anything more intense as this war story, about a young German who buys into the propaganda and joins the army to fight in ww1…and all the horrors he faces there…..if you want to know what war is like without actually going, this is it
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