Top Ten Tuesday – Classics I Want To Read

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme created by The Broke and the Bookish and it is now hosted by The Artsy Reader Girl. This week’s theme is Backlist Books I Want To Read, but  I changed it to Classics I Want to Read. Here’s my list:

1. Vanity Fair by William Makepeace Thackeray

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2. Frankenstein by Mary Shelley

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3. Mansfield Park by Jane Austen

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4. Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy

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5. War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy

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6. The Tenant of Wildfell Hall by Anne Brontë

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7. Shirley by Charlotte Brontë

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8. Silas Marner by George Eliot

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9. A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens

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10. Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dostoyevsky

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(All photos taken from Goodreads)

8 thoughts on “Top Ten Tuesday – Classics I Want To Read”

  1. After watching Vanity Fair I was completely put off from the book. I am rereading Dracula at the moment, I forgot how good it is. I don’t think I’ll read War and Peace. I couldn’t get into Agnes Grey so I’m not sure if I’ll read another book just yet by Anne Brontë. I live classics. Austen,Hardy and Charlotte Brontë are my favourites. I love Jane Eyre

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  2. You have some great books on here. I find Serial Reader really helpful to break down the classics into daily chunks. I read War & Peace and Crime & Punishment that way. I love Frankenstein, Mansfield Park, the Tenant of Wildfell Hall, and A Tale of Two Cities, and I hope you do too. I still need to read Vanity Fair, Silas Marner, and Shirley on this list (I’m currently reading Villette so Shirley will be next!).

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  3. I’d like to read vanity fair and shirley too. Definitely recommend anna karenina, war and peace and crime and punishment! (so all the Russian books 😉 ) And Frankenstein can be hit and miss for people, but I love it 😀

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  4. Some great books there! I love A Tale of Two Cities – kinda different from Dickens usual, less rambly. And Vanity Fair is another favourite. Hope you get time to read them all… 😀

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  5. I read Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy earlier this year and as more time passes I can honestly say I am liking it more and more the more I think about it. It has an almost timeless quality to it that can be relatable in some ways.

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