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Friday, May 24, 2013

Classics Retold Update

Posted by Charlene // Tags: ,
Sign-ups for Classics Retold ends tomorrow, so this is your last chance to join in on the fun in September and read that classic that's been taking up space on your bookshelf (or e-reader)!  I decided to compile a list of all the participants so far in my category: 19th Century and Gothic Classics, including a link to their introduction posts.  If I didn't add your introduction post to this list, please let me know and I will update it!  Thank you guys for participating!

Check out this post to sign-up!

Jane Austen

Emma 
Dee @ Dee's Book Blog [Introduction post]

Northanger Abbey
Mrs. Silverstein @ Reading on the F Train

Persuasion
Daphne @ Gone Pecan 
Paola & Alix @ A Novel Idea [Introduction post]

Pride and Prejudice 
Melissa @ Harley Bear Book Blog
Andrea @ Beauty but a Funny Girl

Charlotte Bronte

Jane Eyre 
Amy @ Book Goonie
Merin @ Read and Reviewed [Introduction post]

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

Sherlock Holmes 
Alisa @ Picture Me Reading
Alice @ Alice in Readerland [Introduction post]

Alexander Dumas

The Count of Monte Cristo
DoingDewey

The Three Musketeers
Cassi @ Bright Forest


Elizabeth Gaskell

Wives and Daughters 
Whitney @ She Is Too Fond of Books [Introduction post]

North and South 
Rachel @ Paper Cuts

Thomas Hardy

Tess of the D'Urbervilles
Amanda @ Off the Book

Victor Hugo

Les Miserables 
Tory @ The Sleeping Latte [Introduction post]

Gaston Leroux

The Phantom of the Opera 
Krista @ Krista's Picks

Mary Shelley

Frankenstein 
Faith @ StudentSpyglass 
Fi @ Bookish Outsider

Robert L Stevenson

Treasure Island 
InkSpired

H.G. Wells

The Invisible Man
Melydia @ Utter Randomonium

The Time Machine 
Charlene @ Bookish Whimsy [Introduction post]


And for another fun event to sign up for (this time in July) check out Love Triangles 101!
You love them or you hate them, but you probably want to talk about them!  So check out this post to sign up!

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12 comments:

  1. This is such a cool idea! Too bad this is a challenge I know I'll fail, inasmuch as I love classics I can't get read through it in a pace I like. The last I read was Madame Bovary.

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    1. Aw, well at least you have read Madame Bovary! I haven't had a chance to read that one! Thanks for stopping by. :)

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  2. You're so awesome for including LT101 on this post!! I hope someday we collaborate on hosting an event together??

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    1. Ooh that would be fantastic! I haven't thought of likely events, but I'll keep things in mind! I hope you'll let me know when you guys are thinking of something new! :)

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  3. I found your great blog through the WLC Blog Follows on the World Literary Cafe! Great to connect!

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    1. Thank you for following, I'm stopping by your blog! :)

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  4. I found your great blog through the WLC Blog Follows on the World Literary Cafe! Great to connect!

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    1. Thank you, I'll check out your blog too!

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  5. I need to get my introduction post up soon! I have been so sick this weekend..bleurgh!

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    1. Aw, I hope you feel better soon! Your vacay should help! :)

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    2. I hope so! Antibiotics are helping, bless you modern medicine!

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    3. LOL, indeed, modern medicine is the best!

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