Books I Want to Read
Genre / Description
A Secret Sisterhood: The Literary Friendships of Jane Austen, Charlotte Brontë, George Eliot, and Virginia Woolf
Emily Midorikawa, Emma Claire Sweeney
Non-Fiction. A novel exploring the friendship of some of the great writers of the 19th century.
One Hundred Years of Solitude
Gabriel Garcia Marquez
Magical Realism. One Hundred Years of Solitude is the story of seven generations of the Buendía Family in the town of Macondo.
The Picture of Dorian Gray
Fiction. A story about a man who lives forever so long as he doesn’t look at his own painting. Would you look?
House of Scorpion
Science Fiction. About a clone who doesn’t know he is a clone.
Horror. The story of Count Dracula, the blood sucking vampire of Transylvania
Sherlock Holmes Series/Books
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Fiction. About the adventures/mystery solving prowess of Sherlock Holmes and his friend Dr. Watson
Fitzwilliam Darcy, Gentleman (trilogy)
“Fan Fiction” A continuation of the story after Pride & Prejudice 20 years later, with Mr. Darcy’s daughters. What happens next at Pemberley?
Fiction. 19th century story of a poor girl trying to fool them all and find a rich husband, per her mother’s request.
Under The Greenwood Tree
Fiction. 19th century story where a new teacher comes to a village and all the gents want to catch her eye. She must choose between love or what society and her father expects of her.