Category Archives: classics

The Five Best Pieces of Literature I Read in High School

Luis Ruuska at the Huffington Post has an article on the five best pieces of literature he was forced to read in high school. He chose: Dante Alighieri’s InfernoJ.D. Salinger’s The Catcher in the RyeElie Wiesel’s NightArthur Miller’s Death of … Continue reading

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Have You Read More than 6 of these Books?

Via Erin Hart: Have you read more than 6 of these books? The BBC believes most people will have read only 6 of the 100 books listed here… Bold those books you’ve read in their entirety, italicize the ones you … Continue reading

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Readable Classics: Timeless Tales

Here is my handy list of “Readable Classics” something I compiled awhile ago to meet the requests of people who wanted to read or were required to read a “classic”. Everyone likes a personal recommendation, so this list has things … Continue reading

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