Back to the Classics 2019: Wrap-Up


Hosted by Karen @ Books and Chocolate.

I read and reviewed eight books for this challenge. My favorite, unsurprisingly, was The Odyssey, but  I really liked all the books. Honorable mention to The Spy Who Came in from the Cold, The Sound & the Fury, and Macbeth.
19th century: – 
20th Century Classic: The Spy Who Came in From the Cold
Classic in Translation: The Odyssey
Classic by a Woman: –
Classic Comic Novel: Three Men in a Boat
Classic Tragic Novel: The Sound and the Fury
Very Long Classic: – (I read Bleak House and didn’t review it, so I assume I don’t get to count it)
Classic Novella: The House on the Borderland
Classic From the Americas or Caribbean: One Hundred Years of Solitude
Classic From Africa, Asia, or Oceania: Kwaidan: Stories and Studies of Strange Things
Classic From A Place You’ve Lived: –
Classic Play: Macbeth

I will have a wrap-up post later for the other books I read this year.

Published by Beth @ Beth's Bookish Thoughts

This blog is for my thoughts on reading. A couple of my friends on GoodReads have blogs, so eventually I decided to start one myself. I hope to get involved in the book blogging community and become a better reader and writer! I am not accepting copies of new books for review, but I would be interested in new editions or new translations of classic authors. Find me on Upwork (as an editor) in the profile link. From September 2018 to October 2020 I blogged at Blogger.

2 thoughts on “Back to the Classics 2019: Wrap-Up

  1. Great variety, and I'd never heard of The House on the Borderland before! I have a penchant for late Victorian/early Edwardian sci-fi so I'll have to check that out. 🙂

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