I’ve just finished the Back to the Classics Challenge 2015 and read a total of 12 books from various categories throughout this year. I thoroughly enjoyed this challenge and read some books I might have passed over had I not had to include specific categories.
These are the 12 books linked to my review/thoughts on each one.
1. A 19th Century Classic – A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens
2. A 20th Century Classic – The Man in the Brown Suit by Agatha Christie
3. A Classic by a Woman Author – Persuasion by Jane Austen
4. A Classic in Translation – Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert
5. A Very Long Classic Novel – The Keeper of the Bees by Gene Stratton-Porter
6. A Classic Novella – The Vicar of Wakefield by Oliver Goldsmith
7. A Classic with a Person’s Name in the Title – Adam Bede by George Eliot
8. A Humorous or Satirical Classic – The Legend of Sleepy Hollow by Washington Irving
9. A Forgotten Classic – I Can Jump Puddles by Alan Marshall
10. A Nonfiction Classic – The Abolition of Man by C.S. Lewis
11. A Classic Children’s Book – Bambi: a Life in the Woods by Felix Salten
12. A Classic Play – All’s Well That Ends Well by William Shakespeare
Karen @ Books & Chocolates will be hosting another Back to Classics Challenge in 2016