Wednesday, August 09, 2006

20 Classics we all should have read

Source : UK Education Department

The 20 Classics we(everyone in Britain)should have read by now (preferably in school) :

In No Particular Order:

Sons and Lovers - D H Lawrence
Jane Eyre - Charolotte Bronte
Nostromo - Joseph Conrad
Brighton Rock - Graham Greene
1984 - George Orwell
The Mill on the Floss - George Eliot
Wuthering Heights - Emily Bronte
Oliver Twist - Charles Dickens
Robinson Crusoe - Daniel Defoe
Joseph Andrews - Henry Fielding
North and South - Elizabeth Gaskell
Tess of the D'Ubervilles - Thomas Hardy
The Turn of the Screw - Henry James
Pride and Prejudice - Jane Austen
Frankenstein - Mary Shelley
Gulliver's Travels - Jonathan Swift
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man - James Joyce
Lord of the Flies - William Golding
Brave New World - Aldous Huxley
Brideshead Revisited - Evelyn Waugh

Havent they missed Lord of the Rings ???


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