The Classic Club Goal: My 50 To Read


I took 50 books from my BBC Top 100 Books that I have not read, to cross over into my Classics Club Challenge that I aim to read between October 2015 to October 2020.

1. The Lord of the Rings, JRR Tolkien

2. Winnie the Pooh, AA Milne

3. Nineteen Eighty-Four, George Orwell

4. The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, CS Lewis

5. Catch-22, Joseph Heller

6. Birdsong, Sebastian Faulks

7. The Catcher in the Rye, JD Salinger

8. Captain Corelli’s Mandolin, Louis de Bernieres

9. War and Peace, Leo Tolstoy

10. Gone with the Wind, Margaret Mitchell

11. The Hobbit, JRR Tolkien

12. Tess Of The D’Urbervilles, Thomas Hardy

13. Middlemarch, George Eliot

14. The Grapes Of Wrath, John Steinbeck

15. The Story Of Tracy Beaker, Jacqueline Wilson

16. One Hundred Years Of Solitude, Gabriel García Márquez

17. The Pillars Of The Earth, Ken Follett

18. David Copperfield, Charles Dickens

19. Charlie And The Chocolate Factory, Roald Dahl     2019 [Goodreads Review Posted)

20. A Town Like Alice, Nevil Shute

21. Anne Of Green Gables, LM Montgomery (2016)

22. The Great Gatsby, F Scott Fitzgerald

23. The Count Of Monte Cristo, Alexandre Dumas

24. Animal Farm, George Orwell

25. Far From The Madding Crowd, Thomas Hardy

26. The Shell Seekers, Rosamunde Pilcher

27. The Secret Garden, Frances Hodgson Burnett (2016)

28. Of Mice And Men, John Steinbeck

29. Anna Karenina, Leo Tolstoy

30. Artemis Fowl, Eoin Colfer

31. Crime And Punishment, Fyodor Dostoyevsky

32. Memoirs Of A Geisha, Arthur Golden

33. A Tale Of Two Cities, Charles Dickens

34. Mort, Terry Pratchett

35. The Magic Faraway Tree, Enid Blyton

36. Guards! Guards!, Terry Pratchett

37. Lord Of The Flies, William Golding

38. Perfume, Patrick Süskind

39. Matilda, Roald Dahl

40. The Secret History, Donna Tartt

41. The Woman In White, Wilkie Collins

42. Ulysses, James Joyce

43. Bleak House, Charles Dickens (2015-2016)

44. I Capture The Castle, Dodie Smith

45. Brave New World, Aldous Huxley

46. Cold Comfort Farm, Stella Gibbons

47. The Clan Of The Cave Bear, Jean M Auel

48. The Alchemist, Paulo Coelho

49. Love In The Time Of Cholera, Gabriel García Márquez

50. The Princess Diaries, Meg Cabot


14 responses »

  1. You will really enjoy the Narnia series. I couldn’t believe how I had whizzed right through all 7 books so quickly.

    Oy, The Count of Monte Cristo. Wanted to read it. Put had put it back down cuz of its intimidating book size – even in paperback.


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