Classics Club Spin #24

What is the spin?

It’s easy. At your blog, before next Sunday 9th August 2020, create a post that lists twenty books of your choice that remain “to be read” on your Classics Club list.

This is your Spin List. You have to read one of these twenty books by the end of the spin period. On Sunday 9th August, the Classics Club will post a number from 1 through 20. The challenge is to read whatever book falls under that number on your Spin List by 30th September, 2020.


 Spin List #24

  1. Loving Spirit by Daphne Du Maurier
  2. Loitering With Intent by Muriel Spark
  3. Sun Also Rises by Ernest Hemingway
  4. Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert
  5. Memoirs of a Fox-Hunting Man by Siegfried Sassoon
  6. Kangaroo by DH Lawrence
  7. South Riding by Winifred Holtby
  8. Shirley by Charlotte Brontë
  9. Portrait of a Marriage by Vita Sackville West
  10. The Blue Castle by Lucy Maud Montgomery
  11. Miss Ranskill Comes Home by Barbara Euphan Todd
  12. The Wide Sargasso Sea by Jean Rhys
  13. Lost Horizon by James Hilton
  14. Palace Walk by Naguib Mahfouz
  15. Captain Corelli’s Mandolin by Louis de Bernieres
  16. Burmese Days by George Orwell
  17. House of Spirits by Isabel Allende
  18. Imperial Women by Pearl S. Buck
  19. Bostonians by Henry James
  20. I, Claudius by  Robert Graves



Previous Spin Lists and their Corresponding Book Reviews




Review: Groves of Academe by Mary McCarthy

Classics Club Spin #23 





Combined Classics Club Spin #22 and the Review of Excellent Women by Barbara Pym

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