The Classics Club

Atwood, Margaret: A Handmaid’s Tale
Austen, Jane: Emma
Austen, Jane: Lady Susan
Austen, Jane: Mansfield Park
Austen, Jane: Northanger Abbey
Austen, Jane: Persuasion
Austen, Jane: Sanditon
Austen, Jane: The Watsons

Barrie, J.M.: Peter Pan
Baum, L. Frank: The Wonderful Wizard of Oz
Bradbury, Ray: Fahrenheit 451
Braddon, Mary Elizabeth: Lady Audley’s Secret
Bronte, Anne: Agnes Grey
Bronte, Anne: The Tenant of Wildfell Hall
Burgess, Anthony: A Clockwork Orange
Burnett, Frances Hodgson: A Little Princess
Burnett, Frances Hodgson: The Making of a Marchioness

Carroll, Lewis: Alice in Wonderland
Collins, Wilkie: The Woman in White

Defoe, Daniel: Moll Flanders
Dickens, Charles: Barnaby Rudge
Dickens, Charles: Bleak House
Dickens, Charles: David Copperfield
Dickens, Charles: Great Expectations
Dickens, Charles: Little Dorrit
Dickens, Charles: Nicholas Nickleby
Dickens, Charles: Oliver Twist
Dickens, Charles: Tale of Two Cities
Dickens, Charles: The Mystery of Edwin Drood
Dickens, Charles: The Old Curiousity Shop
Dickens, Charles: The Posthumous Papers of the Pickwick Club
Dostoevsky, Fyodor: Crime and Punishment
Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan: The Complete Sherlock Holmes

Eliot, George: Middlemarch
Eliot, George: The Mill on the Floss

Faulks, Sebastian: Birdsong
Fitzgerald, F. Scott: The Great Gatsby
Forster, E.M.: Room With a View

Gaskell, Elizabeth: North and South
Golding, William: Lord of the Flies

Hardy, Thomas: Under the Greenwood Tree
Hawthorne, Nathaniel: The Scarlet Letter
Heller, Joseph: Catch-22
Hemingway, Ernest: The Old Man and the Sea
Holtby, Winifred: South Riding
Hugo, Victor: Les Miserables
Hugo, Victor: The Hunchback of Notre Dame

Irving, Washington: The Legend of Sleepy Hollow

James, Henry: Turn of the Screw

Kingsolver, Barbara: The Poisonwood Bible

Lawrence, D.H.: Lady Chatterley’s Lover
Lee, Harper: To Kill a Mockingbird
Leroux, Gaston: The Phantom of Opera

Melville, Herman: Moby Dick
✓ Montgomery, L.M.: Anne of Green Gables 

Nesbit, E: The Railway Children

Orwell, George: 1984
Orwell, George: Animal Farm

Plath, Sylvia: The Bell Jar

Salinger, J.D.: The Catcher in the Rye
✓ Sewell, Anna: Black Beauty 
Shakespeare, William: Much Ado About Nothing
Shakespeare, William: The Taming of the Shrew
Shelley, Mary: Frankenstein
Stevenson, Robert Louis: Treasure Island
Stevenson, Robert Louis: The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
Stoker, Bram: Dracula
Stowe, Harriet Beecher: Uncle Tom’s Cabin

Thackeray, William Makepeace: Vanity Fair
Tolstoy, Leo: Anna Karenina
Twain, Mark: The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
Twain, Mark: The Prince and the Pauper

Verne, Jules: Around the World in Eighty Days
Verne, Jules: Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea

Walker, Alice: The Color Purple
Watson, Winifred: Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day
Waugh, Evelyn: Brideshead Revisited
Wharton, Edith: The Age of Innocence
✓ Wilde, Oscar: A Woman of No Importance 
Wilde, Oscar: The Importance of Being Earnest
Wilde, Oscar: The Picture of Dorian Gray

Yates, Richard: Revolutionary Road


  1. David Copperfield is my favorite Dickens! I'm glad it made your list.

  2. Good luck!
    Are you joining in the Readathon this weekend?

  3. I am going to bookmark this list as I would love to read a lot of the classics you have listed here :) Happy reading!

    Megan @ Megz Madd Readz


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